The Assist (Smart Jocks, #1)

21 January 2020 | By Rebecca Jenshak | Filed in: basketball.

You know those stories where the smart girl tutors the dumb jock This isn t it Blair What s the probability of insulting the one guy on campus I need to help me pass statistics If I knew, I wouldn t be standing in front of Wes Reynolds begging him to tutor me Basketball player, sexy, arrogant,

The Fake (Smart Jocks #4)

21 January 2020 | By Rebecca Jenshak | Filed in: basketball.

I ve made a lot of dumb mistakes but none dumber than losing her.Senior year I should be partying and living it up with my friends before graduation, but one mistake and I m off the team.Enter Chloe She comes into my life at a low point, but she becomes the bright spot I reach for every day.

The Fadeaway (Smart Jocks, #2)

21 January 2020 | By Rebecca Jenshak | Filed in: basketball.

This college jock is a total player He s used to getting who and what he wants Until her Katrina The hottest guy on campus won t stop asking me out I know that sounds like a good problem to have, but this guy this guy has no idea how complicated my life is trying to juggle being a single

Rebound

21 January 2020 | By Kwame Alexander | Filed in: basketball.

Before Josh and Jordan Bell were streaking up and down the court, their father was learning his own moves In this prequel to Newbery Medal winner The Crossover,Chuck Bell takes center stage, as readers get a glimpse of his childhood and how he became thejazz music worshipping, basketball star his

The Crossover

21 January 2020 | By Kwame Alexander | Filed in: basketball.

Kwame Alexander s The Crossoveris brought to life as a graphic novel with illustrations by Dawud Anyabwile With a bolt of lightning on my kicks The court is SIZZLING My sweat is DRIZZLING Stop all that quivering Cuz tonight I m delivering, raps twelve year old Josh Bell Thanks to their

Block Shot (Hoops #2)

21 January 2020 | By Kennedy Ryan | Filed in: basketball.

If I had a dollar for every time Banner Morales made my heart skip a beat The heart everyone assumes is frozen over Her anger is arousing.

Long Shot (Hoops #1)

21 January 2020 | By Kennedy Ryan | Filed in: basketball.

A Standalone FORBIDDEN LOVE SET IN THE EXPLOSIVE WORLD OF THE NBA Think you know what it s like being a baller s girl You don t My fairy tale is upside down A happily never after I kissed the prince and he turned into a fraud I was a fool, and his love fool s gold Now there s a new player

The Sixth Man

21 January 2020 | By Andre Iguodala | Filed in: basketball.

The standout memoir from NBA powerhouse Andre Iguodala, the indomitable sixth man of the champion Golden State Warriors Andre Iguodala is one of the most admired players in the NBA And fresh off the Warriors third NBA championship in the last four years, his game has never been stronger Off the

The Falconer

21 January 2020 | By Dana Czapnik | Filed in: basketball.

New York, 1993 Seventeen year old Lucy Adler, a street smart, trash talking baller, is often the only girl on the public courts At turns quixotic and cynical, insecure and self possessed, Lucy is in unrequited love with her best friend and pick up teammate Percy, scion to a prominent New York

Boom Town: The Fantastical Saga of Oklahoma City, Its Chaotic Founding, Its Apocalyptic Weather, Its Purloined Basketball Team, and the Dream of Becoming a World-class Metropolis

21 January 2020 | By Sam Anderson | Filed in: basketball.

Award winning journalist Sam Anderson s long awaited debut is a brilliant, kaleidoscopic narrative of Oklahoma City a great American story of civics, basketball, and destiny Oklahoma City was born from chaos It was founded in a bizarre but momentous Land Run in 1889, when thousands of people

A Short History of the Girl Next Door

21 January 2020 | By Jared Reck | Filed in: basketball.

The unrequited love of the girl next door is the centerpiece of this fiercely funny, yet heart breaking debut novel Fifteen year old Matt Wainwright is in turmoil He can t tell his lifelong best friend, Tabby, how he really feels about her his promising basketball skills are being overshadowed by

The Rebound

21 January 2020 | By Winter Renshaw | Filed in: basketball.

The last time I saw Nevada Kane, I was seventeen and he was loading his things into the back of his truck, about to embark on a fourteen hour drive to the only college that offered him a full ride to play basketball I told him I d wait for him He promised to do the same But life happened I broke

The Book of Basketball: The NBA According to The Sports Guy

21 January 2020 | By Bill Simmons | Filed in: basketball.

There is only one writer on the planet who possesses enough basketball knowledge and passion to write the definitive book on the NBA Bill Simmons, the from the womb hoops addict known to millions as ESPN.com s Sports Guy, is that writer And The Book of Basketball is that book Nowhere in the

The Crossover

21 January 2020 | By Kwame Alexander | Filed in: basketball.

With a bolt of lightning on my kicks .The court is SIZZLING My sweat is DRIZZLING Stop all that quivering Cuz tonight I m delivering, announces dread locked, 12 year old Josh Bell He and his twin brother Jordan are awesome on the court But Josh has than basketball in his blood, he s

When the Game Was Ours

21 January 2020 | By Larry Bird | Filed in: basketball.

From the moment these two players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle Their uncommonly competitive relationship came to symbolize the most compelling rivalry in the NBA These were the basketball epics of the 1980s Celtics vs Lakers, East vs

The Breaks of the Game

21 January 2020 | By David Halberstam | Filed in: basketball.

Among the best books ever written on professional basketball The Philadelphia InquirerDavid Halberstam, best selling author of THE FIFTIES and THE BEST AND THE BRIGHTEST, turns his keen reporter s eye on the sport of basketball the players and the coaches, the long road trips, what happens on