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 inspiring true story of the tragic loss and triumphant resurrection of a basketball team and its coach at the heart of a small Indiana town By 1977 the University of Evansville s Purple Aces basketball team had won five small college national championships With a charismatic young coach and a
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.
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
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
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
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.
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 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
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 Metropolis21 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
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
1 New York Timesbestseller Who is the greatest dunker of all time Which version of the Michael Jordan was the best Michael Jordan What is allowed and absolutely not allowed in a game of pickup basketball Basketball and Other Things presents readers with a whole new set of pivotal and
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
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
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
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
Dream Team: How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever21 January 2020 | By Jack McCallum | Filed in: basketball.
They were the Beatles of basketball, the Mercury Seven in sneakers In Dream Team, acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum delivers the untold story of the greatest team ever assembled the 1992 U.S Olympic Men s Basketball Team that captivated the world, kindled the hoop dreams of countless
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