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  • Those guys have all the fun [downloadable audiobook] / inside the world of ESPN

    Those guys have all the fun / inside the world of ESPN2011

    by James A. Miller

    Summary: Presents the history of sports channel ESPN based on interviews with nearly five hundred current and former employees, featuring announcers and analysts as well as sports stars including LeBron James, Peyton Manning, and Jeff Gordon.

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  • Lefty [downloadable ebook] / an American odyssey

    Lefty / an American odyssey2012

    by Vernona Gomez

    (103)

    Summary: "A baseball legend distinguished by his competitive nature, quick wit, and generous spirit, Lefty Gomez was one of a kind. Told for the first time, this is his remarkable story. Born to a small-town...  more »

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  • One shot at forever [downloadable audiobook] / a small town, an unlikely coach, and a magical baseball season

    One shot at forever / a small town, an unlikely coach, and a magical baseball season2012

    by Chris Ballard

    (2,359)

    Summary: In 1971, a small-town high school baseball team from rural Illinois playing with hand-me-down uniforms and peace signs on their hats defied convention and the odds. Led by an English teacher with no...  more »

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  • Perfect [downloadable ebook] / the inside story of baseball's twenty perfect games

    Perfect / the inside story of baseball's twenty perfect games2012

    by James Buckley

    (20)

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  • Just dance [Wii], Disney party.

    Just dance , Disney party.2012

    Summary: Dance like a star to fun songs from Disney movies and the hottest Disney Channel shows!

    VIDEOGAME

    Call #: VG WII JUS

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  • You never heard of Willie Mays?! [downloadable ebook]

    You never heard of Willie Mays?!2013

    by Jonah Winter

    (235)

    Summary: A visual profile of the record-setting baseball star traces his Birmingham childhood, achievements in the Negro Leagues, and fame as a center fielder for the Giants.

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  • It's all about the bike [downloadable ebook] / the pursuit of happiness on two wheels

    It's all about the bike / the pursuit of happiness on two wheels2011

    by Rob Penn

    (2,037)

    Summary: "The bicycle is one of mankind's greatest inventions and the most popular form of transport in history. Robert Penn has ridden one most days of his adult life. In his late 20s, he pedaled around the...  more »

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  • Sports in America : recreation, business, education, and controversy

    Sports in America : recreation, business, education, and controversy2018

    by Stephen Meyer

    Summary: Provides users with up-to-date statistics and information from numerous authoritative resources all in one volume. The text provides clear and comprehensive summary of the data, which is also vividly illustrated through tables, charts, and graphs.

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    Call #: 796 MEY YA

    Location: YA Nonfiction

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  • Impact player [downloadable audiobook] / leaving a lasting legacy on and off the field

    Impact player / leaving a lasting legacy on and off the field2012

    by Bobby Richardson

    (219)

    Summary: Bobby Richardson shares his life story, including never-before-told tales from the Yankee clubhouse during the historic 1955-1965 pennant runs and World Series appearances. The book also features the...  more »

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  • Jesse Owens [downloadable ebook]

    Jesse Owens2001

    by Jane Sutcliffe

    (5)

    Summary: Describes the life of track-and-field athlete Jesse Owens, from his childhood in Alabama and his family's move to Cleveland to his athletic career which culminated in his winning four gold medals at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin, Germany.

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  • FIFA soccer 12 [Xbox 360].

    FIFA soccer 12 .2011

    Summary: Revolutionizes the beautiful game of soccer with the groundbreaking player impact engine, delivering real-world physicality in every interaction on the pitch.

    VIDEOGAME

    Call #: VG XBOX 360 FIF

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  • What It Means to Be a Hawkeye [downloadable ebook] / Kirk Ferentz and Iowa's Greatest Players

    What It Means to Be a Hawkeye / Kirk Ferentz and Iowa's Greatest Players2011

    by Lyle Hammes

    (13)

    Summary: This unique, compelling new title assembles the greatest players from one of the most celebrated teams in college football to share their personal memories. Filled with firsthand accounts with dozens...  more »

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  • The 50 Greatest Plays in Iowa Hawkeyes Football History [downloadable ebook]

    The 50 Greatest Plays in Iowa Hawkeyes Football History2008

    by Michael Maxwell

    (5)

    Summary: In a series that explores the logic-defying comebacks and tough losses, the dramatic interceptions, fumbles, game-winning field goals, and touchdowns that shape a fan's greatest memories of their...  more »

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  • Extreme winter sports [downloadable ebook]

    Extreme winter sports2011

    by Jim Brush

    Summary: Winter Action Sports launches you into the world of the X-Games tournament, featuring all the current competition events, including in this edition Snowboarding, Snowmobile Racing and Skiing. Plus...  more »

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  • Horse of a different color [downloadable ebook] / a tale of breeding geniuses, dominant females, and the fastest derby winner since Secretariat

    Horse of a different color / a tale of breeding geniuses, dominant females, and the fastest derby winner since Secretariat2003

    by Jim Squires

    (193)

    Summary: Jim Squires's rollicking look at the pomp, arrogance, passion, and avarice that drive both man and horse in "the most exciting two minutes in sports"--The Kentucky Derby.

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  • Gun guys [downloadable ebook] / a road trip

    Gun guys / a road trip2013

    by Dan Baum

    (602)

    Summary: "A funny, raucous, eye-opening, wholly non-partisan trip in search of Americans who love their guns"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • Basketball and its greatest players [downloadable ebook]

    Basketball and its greatest players2012

    (6)

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  • The limit [downloadable audiobook] / life and death on the 1961 Grand Prix circuit

    The limit / life and death on the 1961 Grand Prix circuit2011

    by Michael T Cannell

    (687)

    Summary: Phil Hill, a lowly California mechanic who, defying all expectations, became the first American to win the Grand Prix championship. In the tradition of Seabiscuit and The Right Stuff, Cannell's...  more »

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  • SuperMoto [downloadable ebook]

    SuperMoto2008

    by Ray McClellan

    (16)

    Summary: "Amazing photography accompanies engaging information about SuperMoto. The combination of high-interest subject matter and light text is intended for students in grades 3 through 7"--Provided by publisher.

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  • The great American staycation [downloadable ebook] / how to make a vacation at home fun for the whole family (and your wallet!)

    The great American staycation / how to make a vacation at home fun for the whole family (and your wallet!)2009

    by Matt Wixon

    (31)

    Summary: Describes what a staycation is, offers rules for a successful staycation, and provides family recreation ideas close to home.

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  • Stan Musial [downloadable audiobook] / [an American life]

    Stan Musial2011

    by George Vecsey

    (1,348)

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  • A-Rod [downloadable audiobook] / the many lives of Alex Rodriguez

    A-Rod / the many lives of Alex Rodriguez2009

    by Selena Roberts

    (390)

    Summary: In the first definitive biography of Alex Rodriguez, Roberts assembles the strands of a bizarre and extraordinary life: from his boyhood in New York and the Dominican Republic through his near-mythic...  more »

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  • Satchel [downloadable audiobook] / the life and times of an American legend

    Satchel / the life and times of an American legend2009

    by Larry Tye

    (2,347)

    Summary: The definitive biography of Satchel Paige, an all-American story of struggle and triumph about the greatest pitcher to ever throw a baseball. In his hometown streets of Mobile, Alabama, Satchel Paige...  more »

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  • Baseball [CD book] : a history of America's favorite game

    Baseball : a history of America's favorite game2006

    by George Vecsey

    (629)

    Summary: Baseball has been around in various forms for thousands of years, but within the last 200 years it has become an American institution. Growing from a sport played in open fields and in big city...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK 796.357 VEC

    Location: Adult CD Books Nonfiction

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  • The last boy [downloadable audiobook] / Mickey Mantle and the end of America's childhood

    The last boy / Mickey Mantle and the end of America's childhood2010

    by Jane Leavy

    (5,715)

    Summary: Award-winning Washington Post writer Jane Leavy chronicles Mickey Mantle's baseball career and explains how the legendary slugger's exploits directly affected an entire generation of Americans.

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  • Who was Babe Ruth?

    Who was Babe Ruth?2012

    Series: Who Was-- ?

    (1,014)

    BOOK

    Call #: J B WHO

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • The kid : the immortal life of Ted Williams

    The kid : the immortal life of Ted Williams2013

    by Ben Bradlee

    (1,226)

    Summary: Ted Williams was the best hitter in baseball history. His batting average of .406 in 1941 has not been topped since, and no player who has hit more than five hundred home runs has a higher career...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: B WILLIAMS

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  • Xtreme illusions.

    Xtreme illusions.2012

    (35)

    Summary: Seeing is believing. But what if you simply can't believe your eyes? Dive into another dimension and experience the eye-boggling and brain-twisting extremes of these awesome optical illusions. This...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 152.14 XTR

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • The ultimate book of optical illusions

    The ultimate book of optical illusions2006

    by Al Seckel

    (153)

    Summary: Contains color and black-and-white illustrations of over three hundred optical illusions, each with brief, explanatory text.

    BOOK

    Call #: 152.14 SEC

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
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    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics2014

    by Daniel Brown

    (236,808)

    Summary: "Out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times - the improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 797.123 BRO

    Locations: Adult Nonfiction, Book Club Sets

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  • The closer

    The closer2014

    by Mariano Rivera

    (110)

    Summary: "Mariano Rivera never dreamed of becoming a professional athlete. He didn't grow up collecting baseball cards, playing Little League, or cheering on his home team at the World Series. He had never...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J B RIVERA

    Location: Junior Biographies

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  • Stars of the World Cup

    Stars of the World Cup2014

    by Illugi Jokulsson

    Series: World Soccer Legends

    (60)

    Summary: "World Soccer Legends Everything you need to know about most exciting clubs and the best players on the planet. Stars of the World Cup Learn all about twenty-eight of the best players competing for...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 796.334 ILL

    Location: Junior Nonfiction

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  • Baseball explained

    Baseball explained2014

    by Phillip Mahony

    (18)

    Summary: " Baseball is a very complicated sport, from tagging up to stealing bases to intentional walks, has a recurring focal point--the duel between pitcher and batter--that lies at the heart of the game....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.357 MAH

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Golf : the ultimate guide.

    Golf : the ultimate guide.2014

    (3)

    Summary: This is the perfect guide to playing and watching golf, whether you are a golf pro, a beginner or a keen spectator. This book takes you on a journey through golf's fascinating history, including an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.352 GOL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Hawkeye greats, by the numbers

    Hawkeye greats, by the numbers2000

    by Lyle Hammes

    (1)

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.432 HAM

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • The complete practical guide to camping, hiking & wilderness skills : experience the great outdoors in comfort and safety, from planning a trip to map-reading and setting up camp

    The complete practical guide to camping, hiking & wilderness skills : experience the great outdoors in comfort and safety, from planning a trip to map-reading and setting up camp2014

    by Peter G Drake

    (1)

    Summary: A hands-on manual covering the knowledge and skills needed to travel and survive outdoors -- whether a day's hike or a trek through the jungle, learn how to navigate, light fires and set up camp.

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.5 DRA

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Swim, bike, run-- eat : the complete guide to fueling your triathlon

    Swim, bike, run-- eat : the complete guide to fueling your triathlon2014

    by Tom Holland

    (79)

    BOOK

    Call #: 796.4257 HOL

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Paddle your own canoe : [an illustrated guide to the art of canoeing]

    Paddle your own canoe :2005

    by Gary McGuffin

    (31)

    Summary: The most comprehensive book ever written on canoeing technique... essential guide for recreational paddlers is packed with information. -- Bushwacker's Wilderness Journal 09/2003.

    BOOK

    Call #: 797.122 MCG

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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  • Michael Jordan : the life

    Michael Jordan : the life2014

    by Roland Lazenby

    (4,860)

    Summary: Traces the life of one of the most legendary basketball players in the history of the sport, drawing upon interviews with Jordan's friends, family, and teammates, and following his career from college to the NBA.

    BOOK

    Call #: B JORDAN

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  • The mammoth book of brain games

    The mammoth book of brain games2014

    by Gareth Moore

    BOOK

    Call #: 793.73 MOO

    Location: Adult Nonfiction

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