Books tagged: spurs

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Full Search

Found: 3 results

Spurs for José
By Wanda Snow Porter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction
Twelve year old José decides only luck will help him be fearless enough to ride the wild colts, luck he will get from a pair silver spurs and chaps made from a brave bull’s hide. But he has no money. How can he buy silver spurs? Then the Mexican-American war starts. And a few days before Christmas, Colonel John C. Fremont’s battalion camps on Rancho Grande and everything changes.
Glory Nights: From Wankdorf to Wembley
By Mel Gomes
Price: $6.42 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Tottenham Hotspur returned to play in the European Cup for the first time in 49 seasons in 2010/11. Mel Gomes followed them over land and sea on their journey, staying on the Champions League Gravy Train for one of the epic series of Clasicos as Barcelona played Real Madrid four times in sixteen days, and then onto Barca's Final against Manchester United at Wembley. This books tells that story.
Tod Robbins- The Life of the Reclusive Master of the Bizarre
By Osie Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Tod Robbins is best known for his short story "Spurs," which was later adapted into the infamous movie "Freaks!" However, next to nothing is known about the author's life. This book is the first biography on this independently wealthy, athlete, concentration camp survivor, and unsung visionary.