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Baby's First Sports
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 290. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports
Baby's First Sports is a colorful picture book for ages 0 to 5. It contains twelve original illustrations of the most important equipment of any sport - the ball. Your young child will enjoy the bright drawings of a baseball, basketball, and football, among many others.
A Professional's Four Quarters
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Her lies, lies, then his surprise.
Home Court Advantage
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steve Johnson is the new teacher at the tiny high school next to the Indian reservation, and as a result, he can't say no when his boss recruits him to help referee the upcoming varsity basketball game against Winnebago. Steve feels superior to the townies, who in turn feel superior to the 'Bago players and residents. By the end of the game, new lessons will be learned by all.
The Funniest People in Sports: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Funniest People in Sports, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 24,490. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
A sample: Joe Venuti played jazz violin much better than he played golf. After hitting the ball into the lake at the Lakeside Golf Club in Hollywood, Mr. Venuti became so frustrated that he threw his club into the water, then he threw his other clubs and golf bag into the water, then he picked up his caddy and threw him into the water, and finally he threw himself into the water.
Game Face
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Private eye Val Lyon puts her game face on in eight tales of murder, lust, revenge and cheating. No matter what the game, her opponent is Death and he always scores first.
Two Wrongs
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,670. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Danny Callaway knows who killed his sister. His testimony sends Kevin Green to prison, but did he really do it?
Hanging On To My Dreams: Bouncing Back From All Rejections
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
In this memoir covering the first 23 years of his life, Arnold Henry recounts the story of his difficult childhood on St. Lucia. Growing up without the acknowledgement and support of his father and in the home of an abusive step-father, the author outlines the steps he took to achieve his dreams of playing NCAA D-I basketball in the USA and how his career was almost derailed by an accusation.
The Time is Now
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This is a memoir of young boy about his basketball experiences from when he first picked up a basketball to where he is at this point in time. The time is now. It’s now or never.
Long Live Basketball: Volume 1: Rebirth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In Basketball, there are many rules. However, when Zack Highberg goes through a traumatic event. Will he be able to handle the pressure of the annual Kings of the Court tournament? -A great book for middle school students who are interested in basketball.
Murder Off the Glass
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Series: Sussman - Glick mystery trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first of Katz's acclaimed comic mystery trilogy features sportscaster Andy Sussman and detective Murray Glick. When Andy's broadcast partner is found dead after a power blackout at the Chicago Stadium, he turns to his pal Murray to clear his name. Murray, who has relocated to the Northbrook Court shopping mall and "no longer does murders," takes on the case. NY Times: "Get. You'll like."