"May the words contained within these pages encourage those who have been bullied, provide a path for those who love them, a lesson for coaches and peace to all."

- Thomas H. Dahlborg, Sr.





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"This inspiring true story is a reminder how bullying can affect a child's life, but Tommy has an amazing village around him. His love for the game of basketball helps provide the tools he needs for life long confidence. Excellent read!"

- Stacie Leavitt, parent of a youth athlete


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Listen to Thomas discuss bullying, parenting, resilience and The Big Kid… and Basketball with Kristin Walker.