Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Recommended Reads: Sports Stories

Got a sports fanatic in the house?  In the off-season, maybe you can get them interested in these athletically minded reads!

For Adults - Fiction

Calico Joe by John Grisham
The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach

Basketball Jones by E. Lynn Harris
Playing for Pizza by John Grisham
Sudden Death by David Rosenfelt

Testimony by Anita Shreve

For Kids & Teens

Curveball: The Year I Lost My Grip by Jordan Sonnenblick

Hothead by Carl Ripken Jr.
The Final Four by Paul Volponi
Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer

Suggested by two articles from Booklist magazine: "Listenalikes:Talking Sports" & "Top 10 Sports Books for Youth: 2012".

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