Bryan Berry is an up-and-coming tennis player from the small town of Courage, Kansas. As a freshman in high school, he deals with social pressure, the divorce of his parents and the fact that he has stopped improving on the tennis court. By chance, he bumps into Henry Johnson, a tennis coach who is well beyond his prime. Out of desperation, and in need of a friend, Bryan convinces the old man to work with him. The Kid From Courage is filled with tennis action that takes the reader on a realistic rollercoaster ride through the annals of junior tennis. Can Bryan make it all the way to Kalamazoo, the sight of the USTA Hardcourt Championships?