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  • A Nation's Hope: the Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

    A Nation's Hope: the Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis

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    Matt de a Pena (A) and Kadir Nelson (Ilt)  List Price: $8.99 (Paperback - Biography / Sports Boxing - 2013) The magnificent, inspiring story of a...

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  • A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie Peanut Johnson

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    Michelle Y. Green (A), Kadir Nelson (ILT), Mamie Johnson (Introduction) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Biography / Female / Sports / Negro Leagues ...

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  • Ali An American Champion: The Greatest
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    Ali An American Champion: The Greatest

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    Barry Dennenberg (A) List Price: $12.99 (Paperback - Biography / Sports / Boxing Champion - 2014) Description: The impressive life story of Muhamma...

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  • All The Right Stuff

    All The Right Stuff

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    Walter Dean Myers (A) List Price: $9.99 (Paperback- Teen / Politics / Choices / Basketball - 2012) After his father is shot and killed, Paul D...

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  • End Zone (Barber Game Time Books)

    Barber Game Time Books: End Zone

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    Tiki Barber (A), Ronde Barber (A), Paul Mantell (Contri) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Series / Sports/ Football - 2014) The Hidden Valley Eagles ...

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  • Go Long! (Barber Game Time Books)

    Barber Game Time Books: Go Long!

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    Ronde Barber (A), Tiki Barber (A) and Paul Mantell (ILT) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Series: Football / Identical Twins / New Coach / Team Spiri...

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  • Goal Line (Barber Game Time Books)

    Barber Game Time Books: Goal Line

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    Tiki Barber (A), Ronde Barber (A) and Paul Mantell (Contri) Price: $7.99  (Paperback - Series / Sports / Football- Popularity - 2013)  Balancing ...

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  • Kickoff! (Barber Game Time Books)

    Barber Game Time Books: Kickoff!

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    Tiki & Ronde Barber with Paul Mantell (A) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Sports / Jr. High Football / Siblings / Teamwork and Perseverance - 2...

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  • Barber Game Time Books: Red Zone

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    Tiki Barber (A), Ronde Barber (A) and Paul Mantell (Contri) Price: $7.99  (Paperback - Series / Sports / Football - Playoffs - 2013)  The Hidden V...

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  • Barber Game Time Books: Wild Card

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    Tiki Barber (A), Ronde Barber (A) and Paul Mantell (Contri) Price: $7.99  (Paperback - Series / Sports / Football- Grades/Probation - 2012)  From...

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    Booked

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    Kwame Alexander (A) List Price: $16.99 (Hardcover - Soccer / Family / Love and Friendship - 2016)  National Book Award Long ListNew York Times Bes...

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  • By My Brothers Side

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    Tiki Barber (A) and Ronde Barber (A) and Barry Root (Ilt) List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Sports - Football - 2004) Description: Based on the chil...

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  • Ghost (1) Track

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    Jason Reynolds (A)  List Price: $7.99  (Paperback - Track & Field, Friendships and Winning - 2017) A National Book Award Finalist for Young Pe...

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  • Goal

    Goal

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    Sean Taylor (A) and Caio Vilela (Photo) List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Soccer / Around the World - 2014) Description: Where there's a ball . . . t...

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  • Grace, Gold and Glory!
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    Grace, Gold, and Glory My Leap of Faith

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    Gabrielle Douglas (A) and Michelle Burford (A) List Price: $24.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Sports / Olympic Gymnast Champion - 2013) Description: ...

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  • Age Range: 4 - 7 years Grade Level: Preschool - 3 Paperback: 32 pages Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers; 1 edition (March 1, 2005) Language: English ISBN-10: 015205250X ISBN-13: 978-0152052508 Product Dimensions: 9 x 0.2 x 11 inches Shipping Weight: 1.6 ounces

    Hank Aaron: Brave in Every Way

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    Peter Golenbock (A) and Paul Lee (Ilt) (A) List Price: $6.99 (Paperback - Biography / Sports / Baseball - 2005) Description: This is a true story a...

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  • Hoops

    Hoops

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    Robert Burleigh (A) and Stephen T. Johnson (ILT) List Price: $7.00 (Paperback - Sports / Poetry / Basketball / Teamwork - 1997) Descriptions: Illus...

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  • Jesse Owens: Fastest Man Alive

    Jesse Owens: Fastest Man Alive

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    Carol Boston Weatherford (A) and Eric Velasquez (ILT) List Price: $16.95 (Hardcover - Sports / Track and Field / Athlete / Racism - 2006) Descripti...

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  • Jump!: From The Life Of Michael Jordan

    Jump!: From The Life Of Michael Jordan

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    Floyd Cooper (A and ILT) List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Sports / Basketball - 2004) What was Michael Jordan like as a boy? You might ...

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  • Little Shaq Takes A Chance

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    Shaquille O'Neal (A) and Theodore Taylor III (ILT) List Price: $9.99 (Hardcover - Basketball Star / Confidence -  Description: This new story in t...

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  • Lu (4) (Track)

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    Jason Reynold (A) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Track and Field / Competition - 2019) “Pure gold.” —School Library Journal (starred review)“The pe...

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  • Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

    Major Taylor, Champion Cyclist

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    Lesa Cline-Ransome (A) and James E. Ransome (ILT) List Price: $19.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Sports / Cyclist - 2003) Description: Introduces the ...

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  • Michaels Golden Rules

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    Deloris Jordan (A), Roslyn ME. Jordan (A)) and Kadir Nelson (ILT) List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Sports / Baseball /Teamwork / Friendship - 2007) ...

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  • Mo'ne Davis: Remember My Name: My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer

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    Mo'ne Davis (A) List Price: $6.99 (paperback - Biography / Sports / Baseball - 2015) Be inspired to reach for your dreams!Description: In August 20...

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    Muhammad Ali: A Champion Is Born

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    Gene Barretta (A) and Frank Morrison (ILT)  List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Sports / Boxing Champ - 2017) There are themes of hard wor...

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  • Now Is The Time For Running

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    Michael Williams (A) List Price: $10.00 (Paperback - South African / Orphan Teens / Soccer - 2013) Description: Just down the road from their famil...

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  • Patina (2) (Track)

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    Jason Reynold (A) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Track and Field / Competition - 2018) l to National Book Award Finalist Ghost and a New York Times...

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  • Perry Skky Jr. Series, Book 1: Prime Choice

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    Stephanie Perry Moore (A) List Price: $9.95 (Paperback - Young Adult Fiction / Series - 2007) Description: Torn between his desire for sex and his ...

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  • Perry Skky Jr. Series, Book 2: Pressing Hard

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    Stephanie Perry Moore (A) List Price: $9.95 (Paperback - Young Adult Fiction / Relationships / Christian Theme - 2007) Description: Perry Skky Jr.'...

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  • Perry Skky Jr. Series, Book 3: Problem Solved

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    Stephanie Perry Moore (A) List Price: $9.95 (Paperback - Young Adult Fiction / College Athlete / Christian Theme / Choices - 2007) Description: The...

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  • Playing To Win: The Story Of Althea Gibson

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    Karen Deans (A) and Elbrite Brown (ILT) List Price: $16.95 (Hardcover - Biography / Women Tennis - 2007) Description: Growing up in Harlem in the 1...

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  • You Should Meet Duke Kahanamoku

    Ready To Read: Duke Kahanamoku (You Should Meet) (Level 3)

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    Laurie Calkhoven (A) and Stevie Lewis (ILT)  List Price: $16.99 ( Paperback Surfer / Olympic Gold Medalist - 2017) Description: Get to know the fa...

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  • Ready to Read: Jesse Owens (You Should Meet) (Level 3)

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    Laurie Calkhoven (A) and Elizabet Vukovic (ILT) List Price: $4.99 (Paperback - Biography / Sports / Track and Field - 2017) Sprint around the trac...

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  • Rebound

    Rebound

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    Kwame Alexander (A) List Price: $16.99 (Hardcover - Soccer / Family / Love and Friendship - 2018)   From the New York Times bestselling author Kw...

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  • Rising Above
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    Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars

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    Greg Zuckerman (A), Elijah Zuckerman (A) and Gabriel Zuckerman (A)  List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Athletes Bios / Motivation - 2017) Discover in...

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    Salt In His Shoes

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    Deloris Jordan (A) and Kadir Nelson (ILT) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback- Biography / Sports / Basketball - 2000) Description: Young Michael Jordan, ...

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  • Satchel Paige

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    Lesa Cline-Ransome (A) and James E. Ransome (ILT) List Price: $8.99 (Paperback - Biography / Sport / Baseball - 2005) Description: This book examin...

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    Say It Loud: An Illustrated History of the Black Athlete

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    Roxanne Jones (A), Jessie Paolucci (A), Tony Dungy (FRWD) List Price: $35.00 (Hardcover - African American History / Sports - 2010) Description: Th...

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  • She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story

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    Audrey Vernick (A) and Don Tate (ILT) Harper Collins List Price: $16.99 (Hardcover - Biography / Baseball - 2010) Description: Effa always loved ba...

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  • Sisters
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    Sisters: Venus & Serena Williams

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    Jeanette Winter (A and I)  List Price: $17.99 (Hardcover - Sisters / International Tennis Champs - 2019) Celebrated picture book biographer Jeanet...

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  • STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1: Home Court

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    Amar'e Stoudemire (A) and Tim Jessell (LT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Basketball / Series - Love for Basketball - 2012) Description: STAT: Stan...

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  • STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #2: Double Team

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    Amar'e Stoudemire (A) and Tim Jessell (LT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Basketball / Series / Team Choices vs Friendship - 2012)Description: STAT...

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  • STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #3: Slam Dunk

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    Amar'e Stoudemire (A) and Tim Jessell (LT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Basketball Series / Setting Goals and Procrastination - 2012)Description:...

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  • STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #5: Most Valuable

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    Amar'e Stoudemire (A) and Tim Jessell (LT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Basketball Series / Decision Making - 2014)Description: STAT: Standing Ta...

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  • STAT: Stat: Standing Tall and Talented #4: Schooled

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    Amar'e Stoudemire (A) and Tim Jessell (LT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Basketball Series / Team Skills - 2013)Description: STAT: Standing Tall A...

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  • Sunny

    Sunny (3) (Track)

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    Jason Reynold (A) List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Track and Field / Competition - 2019) Sunny tries to shine despite his troubled past in this third...

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  • The Crossover

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    Kwame Alexander (A) List Price: $16.99 (Hardcover - Breaking Rules and Consequences -2014) 2015 Newbery Medal Winner2015 Coretta Scott King Honor ...

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  • The Real Lucky Charm

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    Charisse Richardson (A) and Eric Velasquez (ILT) List Price: $5.99 (Paperback - Sports / Basketball / Twins / Life Lessons - 2005) Description: Ten...

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