Teaches readers the basics of Python programming through simple game creation and describes how the skills learned can be used for more practical Python programming applications and real-world scenarios.
Lori Block and her best friend Sophia are dedicated to their Fourth-Grade basketball team, despite being relegated to the 5th quarter, an extra period before the real game starts, where the not-so-good kids play, and the points don't count. That doesn't matter to Lori though, because basketball is a place where working hard and getting better gives her hints of self-confidence. At school, she is awkward and unsure, and at home Lori's parents are consumed...
Follows Troop 142 of Eatontown, New Jersey, during one week at the Pinewood Forest Boy Scout Camp in 1995, as the group of boys endures the fun, the trials, and the hazing involved in summer camp and one father tries to reconnect with his two sons.
Freddie & Me takes readers on a rock-opera-like journey, from Mike's childhood in the UK, through high school in New Jersey, and into the nineties, when grunge ruled the day and Queen was terminally uncool.