|Dimensions||6.5 x 9.25|
|Features||full-color photos, chronology, glossary, further reading, works consulted, index|
|Interest Level||Intermediate, Primary|
|Series||A Blue Banner Biography - Contemporary Entertainers X|
|Subject||Kevin, African American Basketball Players, Baketball Players, Durant|
Kevin Durant was usually the tallest boy in his class. By the time he was 13, he was taller than most adults. Playing basketball was a natural choice. Yet he wanted to be the best. He wanted to play basketball as a career. That meant hard work. It also meant giving up free time and playing the way he wanted to. The hard work paid off. When he was nineteen, Kevin Durant was drafted by the Seattle Supersonics. This is his story.