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by Kwame Alexander Details
Twelve-year-old Nick loves soccer and hates books, but soon learns the power of words as he wrestles with problems at home, stands up to a bully, and tries to impress the girl of his dreams.
Change Up
by Derek Jeter Details
Young Derek Jeter is excited when his father becomes coach of his baseball team, but things don't go as he had planned.
Fast Break
by Mike Lupica Details
Since his mother's death, Jayson, twelve, has focused on basketball and surviving but he is found out and placed with an affluent foster family of a different race, and must learn to accept many changes, including facing his former teammates in a championship game.
Home Run
by Tim Green Details
Josh's life has just fallen apart. His father will no longer be coaching the travel baseball team and is moving to Florida, forcing his mom and little sister to move into a small apartment on the wrong side of town. To make matters worse, the new coach of the travel team is an unforgiving drill sergeant. But then Benji tells Josh of a home-run derby in which the winner gets a brand-new house. All Josh has to do to qualify is hit twenty home runs during his travel-team season.
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Baseball Great
Kid Owner
by Tim Green Details
When Ryan learns his estranged father left him the Dallas Cowboys in his will, it is all Ryan can do to keep his dad's other son from snatching the team away.
by Joan Bauer Details
Moving to Hillcrest, Ohio, when his adoptive father accepts a temporary job, twelve-year-old Jeremiah, a heart transplant recipient, has sixty days to find a baseball team to coach.
The Closer
by Jr. Ripken Details
Danny Connelly, the Dulaney Orioles' back-up pitcher, must step up to the plate and out of his brother's shadow to become the dependable closer his team needs
The Distance to Home
by Jenn Bishop Details
Baseball player and superfan Quinnen must struggle to deal with her older sister's death in a story that unfolds between two summers.
The Extra Yard
by Mike Lupica Details
Teddy has been training all summer with his new friends Jack and Gus to make the new travel football team in Walton, but when his long-absent dad comes back to town and into his life, he is faced with a much bigger challenge.
Updated 09/17/2016
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