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Grand Slam: Baseball Genius 3 (Jeter Publishing) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534406728
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Published: Aladdin - March 1st, 2022

Jalen DeLuca applies his baseball genius to his own playing in the follow-up to Tim Green and Derek Jeter’s New York Times bestselling novel Baseball Genius.

Jalen DeLuca loves baseball. But he’s more than just a fan and a talented player; Jalen is a baseball genius.

Epic Athletes: Zion Williamson Cover Image
By Dan Wetzel, David SanAngelo (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250821287
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Published: Square Fish - March 15th, 2022

In the illustrated middle-grade biography Epic Athletes: Zion Williamson, acclaimed sports journalist Dan Wetzel tells the inspirational story of the greatest basketball prospect of his generation.

This update to The Everything Kids’ Baseball Book contains new information from the 2020 and 2021 seasons, refreshed bios for your favorite players, and an expanded look at women’s baseball and softball for any and all baseball fans!

The Everything Kids’ Baseball Book, 12th Edition is a great way to introduce young fans to all the fun, action, and exci

Fans in the Stands (The Kicks) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534428102
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 22nd, 2022

From FIFA World Cup Champion, Olympic gold medalist, and bestselling author Alex Morgan comes the twelfth and final book in an empowering and fun-filled middle grade series about soccer and friendship.

There are only two games separating the Kicks from the regional championship title.

Game Changers: A Benchwarmers Novel (The Benchwarmers Series #2) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250820440
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Published: Square Fish - April 5th, 2022

Trouble is about to tip off for Jeff and Andi’s sixth-grade basketball teams in Game Changers, a standalone second book in the middle-grade Benchwarmers series by #1 New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein.

Hardcourt: Stories from 75 Years of the National Basketball Association Cover Image
By Fred Bowen, James E. Ransome (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781534460430
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - January 18th, 2022

Celebrate seventy-five years of the NBA in this exciting and beautifully illustrated middle grade account of the legendary athletes, coaches, and teams that changed basketball forever and created a national phenomenon enjoyed by millions today.

The National Basketball Association is the biggest league for one of the nation’s most beloved sports.

Scholastic Year in Sports 2022 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338770254
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 4th, 2022

The ultimate book for young sports fans is back with the past year's top sports stories.

Look back on another year in sports with Scholastic, featuring exciting and all-new coverage for 2022.

Get up close and personal with the top athletes in baseball, basketball, football, soccer, and more in this perfect book for sports fanatics and newbies alike.

Pocket Genius Sports: Facts at Your Fingertips Cover Image
ISBN: 9780744039610
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Published: DK Children - December 28th, 2021

Learn about over 120 sports from across the world — from mountain biking and water sports to soccer and extreme sports!

The exciting sports book introduces children to the most interesting sports, their origins, fun facts about the games or events, the players — and the sports associations that support these incredible displays of human ability.

The Legend of Gravity: A Tall Basketball Tale Cover Image
By Charly Palmer, Charly Palmer (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780374313289
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - January 4th, 2022

In his author-illustrator debut, Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe–and Africana Book Award–winning illustrator Charly Palmer spins a tall tale about a neighborhood basketball hero.

Have you ever heard of Gravity? No, not gravity, the centrifugal force pulling us to the Earth. I'm talking about Gravity--the greatest ball player to ever lace up a pair of sneakers.

The Blocks: An Ethan Wares Skateboard Series Book 1 Cover Image
ISBN: 9781914398025
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Published: Credible Ink Publishing - November 1st, 2021

Pro skateboarder, Ethan Wares, has been dropped by every sponsor and has one last deal on the table: a failing TV station, but that's not all he's got to worry about:

Where's the Striker? Cover Image
ISBN: 9781405297011
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Published: Farshore - March 15th, 2022

Michael Jordan (Little People, BIG DREAMS #72) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780711259386
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - December 7th, 2021

In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Michael Jordan, one of the greatest basketball players of all time.

Little Michael wanted to be the first at everything—especially if that meant beating his older brother.