Author Doug Wilhelm, On The Audacity Of Hoop And Two Images That Spoke To Him

Doug Wilhelm is a journalist and author whose novels for emerging adults, like The Revealers, True Shoes and The Prince of Denial, show a keen understanding of the passages through which young readers go. In this blog post he discusses The Audacity of Hoop and two photos of Barack Obama that made a particular impression on him. You can learn more about Doug and his work at