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  • Hot hand [downloadable ebook]

    Hot hand2007

    by Mike Lupica

    (1,126)

    Summary: In the wake of his parents' separation, ten-year-old Billy seems to have continual conflicts with his father, who is also his basketball coach, but his quiet, younger brother Ben, a piano prodigy, is...  more »

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  • The basketball mystery [downloadable ebook]

    The basketball mystery1996

    by Gertrude Chandler Warner

    (498)

    Summary: The Aldens investigate when the new coach of their community basketball league has her Most Valuable Player trophy stolen.

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  • Miracle on 49th Street [downloadable ebook]

    Miracle on 49th Street2007

    by Mike Lupica

    (3,859)

    Summary: After her mother's death, twelve-year-old Molly learns that her father is a basketball star for the Boston Celtics.

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  • Long shot [downloadable ebook] / a Comeback Kids novel

    Long shot / a Comeback Kids novel2008

    by Mike Lupica

    (776)

    Summary: Pedro, an avid basketball player, decides to run for class president, challenging a teammate who is also one of the most popular boys in school.

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  • Front and center [downloadable audiobook]

    Front and center2010

    by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

    (8,290)

    Summary: Other folks have big plans for D.J. Like her coach. College scouts. All the town hoops fans. A certain Red Bend High School junior who's keen for romance and karaoke. Not to mention Brian Nelson, who...  more »

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  • Miracle on 49th Street

    Miracle on 49th Street2006

    by Mike Lupica

    (3,859)

    Summary: After her mother's death, twelve-year-old Molly learns that her father is a basketball star for the Boston Celtics.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F LUPICA

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Full court press [downloadable ebook]

    Full court press2000

    by Eric Walters

    (34)

    Summary: Nick and Kia struggle to gain the acceptance of the other members of their basketball team.

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  • Summer ball [downloadable ebook]

    Summer ball2007

    by Mike Lupica

    (7,742)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old Danny must prove himself all over again for a disapproving coach and against new rivals at a summer basketball camp.

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  • Game [downloadable ebook]

    Game2009

    by Walter Dean Myers

    (798)

    Summary: If Harlem high school senior Drew Lawson is going to realize his dream of playing college, then professional, basketball, he will have to improve at being coached and being a team player, especially...  more »

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  • Front and center

    Front and center2009

    by Catherine Gilbert Murdock

    Series: Dairy Queen Series

    (8,290)

    Summary: Other folks have big plans for D.J. Like her coach. College scouts. All the town hoops fans. A certain Red Bend High School junior who's keen for romance and karaoke. Not to mention Brian Nelson, who...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MURDOCK

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Season one

    Season one2020

    by Wesley King

    Series: Wizenard Series - #2

    (211)

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F KING

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • Basketball Jones

    Basketball Jones2009

    by E. Lynn Harris

    (2,022)

    BOOK

    Call #: F HARRIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Basketball Jones [downloadable audiobook]

    Basketball Jones2009

    by E. Lynn Harris

    (2,022)

    Summary: Aldridge James ("AJ") Richardson is a kept man and Drayton (Dray) Dexter Jones is the man who's footing the bills. The only problem is that Dray is a rich, handsome NBA star ... who just happens to...  more »

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  • Time-out

    Time-out2014

    by W. C Mack

    Series: Athlete Vs. Mathlete Series - #3

    (156)

    Summary: There's only one slot left at the local basketball camp, and both Russ and Owen Evans want it, but it goes to Owen. Russ's only option is the "Multi-Sport Sampler" camp, and he's anything but...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MACK

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Long shot : never too small to dream big

    Long shot : never too small to dream big2009

    by Chris Paul

    (134)

    Summary: Although he is shorter than most of his classmates and everyone discourages him from trying out for the basketball team, eight-year-old Chris Paul, future NBA All-Star, just works harder than everyone else so his size will not matter.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PAUL

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Last shot : a Final Four mystery

    Last shot : a Final Four mystery2005

    by John Feinstein

    Series: Stevie Thomas And Susan Carol Anderson Series

    (392)

    Summary: After winning a basketball reporting contest, eighth graders Stevie and Susan Carol are sent to cover the Final Four tournament, where they discover that a talented player is being blackmailed into throwing the final game.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F FEINSTEIN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Avant-Guards. Book 1
    Staff Pick

    The Avant-Guards. Book 12019

    by Carly Usdin

    Series: Avant-Guards

    (2,329)

    Summary: "As a transfer student to the Georgia O'Keeffe College for Arts and Subtle Dramatics, former sports star Charlie is struggling to find her classes, her dorm, and her place amongst a student body full...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL AVA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The unraveling of Mercy Louis : a novel

    The unraveling of Mercy Louis : a novel2016

    by Keija Parssinen

    (1,434)

    Summary: Mercy Louis, star of the championship girls' basketball team, seems destined for greatness. At the periphery of Mercy's world floats team manager Illa Stark, a lonely wallflower. When Mercy collapses...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PARSSINEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Justin

    Justin2016

    by L. J. Alonge

    Series: Blacktop Books - #1

    (120)

    Summary: As a nerdy Oakland teenager tries to figure out his life, he and his best friend put together a basketball team to play the invincible crew from Ghosttown.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ALONGE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Janae

    Janae2016

    by L. J. Alonge

    Series: Blacktop Books - #2

    (50)

    Summary: Janae works every day at her grandmother's Strange Goods Superstore, and every night, after closing up shop, she plays basketball with the boys, pushing herself to take her game to the next level.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ALONGE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Toni

    Toni2017

    by L. J. Alonge

    Series: Blacktop Books - #4

    (21)

    Summary: "Toni isn't Coach Wise's favorite player on Team Blacktop. Honestly, she's not even in his top five. And if she's being real, her own teammates keep siding with him during practice. But this isn't...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ALONGE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Salt in his shoes : Michael Jordan in pursuit of a dream

    Salt in his shoes : Michael Jordan in pursuit of a dream2000

    by Roslyn Jordan

    (1,482)

    Summary: Young Michael Jordan, who is smaller than the other players, learns that determination and hard work are more important than size when playing the game of basketball.

    BOOK

    Call #: E JORDAN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Meet Julie : an American girl

    Meet Julie : an American girl2007

    by Megan McDonald

    Series: American Girl Julie Series - #1

    (3,309)

    Summary: In 1974, after Julie's parents divorce, she moves to a new San Francisco neighborhood where the school does not have a girls' basketball team, so she fights for the right to play on the boys' team.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN JULIE

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Nothin' but net :

    Nothin' but net :2003

    by Matt Christopher

    Series: Matt Christopher Sports Stories Series

    (71)

    Summary: When thirteen-year-old Tim Daniels gets a chance to go to basketball camp, he is faced with trying to be accepted by the popular players and remaining true to his friend who has become the butt of practical jokes.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F CHRISTOPHER

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hoop queen

    Hoop queen2011

    by M. Peschke

    Series: Kylie Jean Series

    (137)

    Summary: Everyone else in Kylie Jean Carter's family loves basketball, but she is no good at it, having a hard time dribbling and shooting baskets. She must find a way to win the Free Throw Tournament and become the Little Dribbler Queen.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F PESCHKE

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hot hand

    Hot hand2007

    by Mike Lupica

    Series: Comeback Kids Series

    (1,126)

    Summary: In the wake of his parents' separation, ten-year-old Billy seems to have continual conflicts with his father, who is also his basketball coach, but his quiet, younger brother Ben, a piano prodigy, is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F LUPICA

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Brendan and Belinda and the slam dunk!

    Brendan and Belinda and the slam dunk!2007

    by Anne F Rockwell

    Series: Good Sports (Anne Rockwell)

    (23)

    Summary: Brendan and Belinda and their dad, Mr. Porker, learn that being a good sport means playing the game well and having fun too.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ROCKWELL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Waiting for spring. Book 2, Unexpected turns

    Waiting for spring. Book 2, Unexpected turns2017

    by Anashin

    Series: Waiting For Spring

    (1,852)

    Summary: After hanging out with the four most popular members of the basketball team, Mitsuki finds herself surrounded by many new friends. One of the boys from the team, Towa, is in the same class as her,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ANA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Waiting for spring. Book 1, Friends in high places

    Waiting for spring. Book 1, Friends in high places2017

    by Anashin

    Series: Waiting For Spring

    (3,118)

    Summary: Mitsuki longs to experience true friendship, but she struggles to open her heart to others. As a high school student, she's determined to make a change. Her chance to make friends comes from the last...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ANA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A map to the sun

    A map to the sun2020

    by Sloane Leong , illustrator

    (1,154)

    Summary: A YA graphic novel about five principle players in a struggling girls' basketball team. One summer day, Ren meets Luna at a beachside basketball court and a friendship is born. But when Luna moves to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL LEO

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Sooley [CD book]

    Sooley2021

    by John Grisham

    (38,954)

    Summary: In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samuel "Sooley" Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketball...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F GRISHAM

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sooley [large print]

    Sooley2021

    by John Grisham

    (38,171)

    Summary: In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samuel "Sooley" Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketball...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F GRISHAM

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Sooley : a novel
    Staff Pick

    Sooley : a novel2021

    by John Grisham

    (38,320)

    Summary: In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samuel "Sooley" Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketball...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GRISHAM

    Locations: Adult Fiction, Hot Picks

    copies in: 5 of 6 details

  • Sooley [eAudio]

    Sooley2021

    by John Grisham

    Summary: In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samuel "Sooley" Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketball...  more »

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  • Sooley [eBook] : a novel

    Sooley : a novel2021

    by John Grisham

    (38,757)

    Summary: In the summer of his seventeenth year, Samuel "Sooley" Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basketball...  more »

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  • The Final Four

    The Final Four2012

    by Paul Volponi

    (1,611)

    Summary: Four players at the Final Four of the NCAA basketball tournament struggle with the pressures of tournament play and the expectations of society at large.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F VOLPONI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Waiting for spring. Book 3, Courting on the court

    Waiting for spring. Book 3, Courting on the court2017

    by Anashin

    Series: Waiting For Spring

    (1,500)

    Summary: Mitsuki overcomes some hiccups in her friendship with Towa, and the two grow even closer. But before Mitsuki can celebrate, her old friend Aya is on the offense, vying for her attention. Mitsuki...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ANA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Waiting for spring. Book 4, Hoop dreams

    Waiting for spring. Book 4, Hoop dreams2018

    by Anashin

    Series: Waiting For Spring

    (1,288)

    Summary: The preliminary games begin, and Tawa and the squad are all fired up! Mitsuki's childhood best friend Aya-chan, is also at the arena playing his best, and the stakes are high. As Mitsuki and Reina...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ANA

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Christmas dare

    The Christmas dare2019

    by Lori Wilde

    Series: Twilight, Texas Novels - #10

    (748)

    Summary: Kelsey James always played by the rules and look where it got her--dumped and half-drunk in a poofy white dress, her Christmas wedding ruined. Then her best friend talks her into going on her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WILDE

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • One false move [CD book]

    One false move2000

    by Harlan Coben (read by Jonathan Marosz )

    Series: Myron Bolitar Series

    (24,272)

    Summary: Sleuth and sports agent Myron Bolitar investigates death threats against Brenda Slaughter, star player for a New York basketball team. Suspects include gangsters who are starting a competing women's league.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F COBEN

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details