Books tagged: basketball

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The Funniest People in Sports: 250 Anecdotes
Series: The Funniest People in Sports, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity 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.
A Professional's Four Quarters
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Her lies, lies, then his surprise.
Separate but Equal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A high-school basketball game threatens to trigger a race riot in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.
Her Teen Dream
Series: Her Teen Dream, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Karin Blanch, 16, is a sophomore at Elmwood High in Crescent Heights, CA. She experiences the typical peer and family pressures of first love with senior basketball star, Reese McKenzie. Just when she thinks she has the perfect dream guy, it all falls apart with a shocking accusation by her best friend. Karin finds herself torn between her friend and boyfriend as she seeks to learn the truth.
Bench Rules: A Guide to Success On and Off the Bench
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
BENCH RULES shows ten different ways a person can contribute to a team without scoring a single point, or even playing a single minute, on game day. From superstar down through last player on the bench, the ideas in this book are valuable to anyone who desires to become the best player, teammate and person they can be. BENCH RULES is the blueprint for success in every role on a team.
Bridge Over the Valley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,460. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Two families, living worlds apart, one in a Seattle suburb, the other on a farm in North Dakota, have nothing in common except for an upscale passenger train ferrying passengers between Seattle and Chicago. Their worlds collide after a tragic event. This is a compelling and unforgettable classic American story about heroism,tragedy,triumph & healing.
Twas A Balmy, October Eve In Old Londontown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this short Halloween spoof Harold Infiniti and his officiating crew have the unenviable job of refereeing a basketball game on the night preceding Halloween. The rules say no witchcraft is allowed, thus making the task of the three refs a little bit more difficult. The situation is complicated by the fact the some of the players are Werewolves and Harold and his associates are Zombies.
More Than 44
Series: High School · Work · Sports. Price: Free! Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Sports
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High school sports hero feels the pull from his home town and leaves a successful career to give back to the people that gave him so much. Old friends are reunited and new relationships are forged in this coming-of-age novel.
Ju and his Temper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,760. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Welcome to the world of mice and men. When a tricolor mouse named Motley (later renamed Temper) which is ostracized by his own kind literally falls into the lap of a cancer stricken teenager named Ju from a dysfunctional family, sparks are bound to fly. What ensues is a heartwarming series of events which leads to their lives and those of their loved ones being totally changed forever.
The Big Dance With Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It's March Madness. The U.C. Santa Christa women's basketball team is headed to the Big Dance, the NCAA basketball tournament, but death is stalking the team. Records are falling and bodies are dropping. Former star Val Lyon, now private detective, returns to her alma mater and her former team to stop the madness and get them to the championship alive.