Amar’e Stoudemire to Begin Writing Books
New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire has been a very busy man this summer. In addition to his preparation for the next NBA season, Stoudemire has been working on his fashion line and now he is in the process of writing children’s books.
Stoudemire teamed up with publisher Scholastic, and will release a middle-grade series called STAT: Standing Tall and Talented. This series will be based on Stoudemire’s life growing up with his brother, landscaping father and mom who was in-and-out of jail.
‘Home Court’ will be the first part of the series which will release on August 1st, 2012. The section will feature Stoudemire’s love for the game of basketball and his battle versus bullies.