Main content

Basketball players

  • Auteur:
    Walters, Eric
    Sommaire:

    It's a new season for Nick and Kia and once again they have to prove they've got what it takes to make the Mississauga Magic rep team. There is no free ride on Coach Barkley's team. The tryouts are tough but fair and it looks like the...

  • Auteur:
    Walters, Eric, Williams, Jerome
    Sommaire:

    It's summertime and hoops season is over, but that doesn't keep Nick and Kia off the court. One very hot day they head to the rec center for a swim but end up on the outdoor courts that are usually dominated by older players. Their...

  • Auteur:
    Cumyn, Alan
    Sommaire:

    Nominated for the Ottawa Book Award. Stan is an intense sixteen-year-old loner who desperately wants to make the junior varsity basketball team. And it seems that he may be about to do so, until he’s blindsided by the unexpected...

  • Auteur:
    Lozada, Evelyn
    Sommaire:

    "Juggling multiple character accents and tones with ease, [narrator Joniece] Abbott-Pratt shines as Hara, her lilting and curious tone perfectly complementing the novel's relatable go-getter protagonist." — Booklist In...

  • Auteur:
    Lane, Amy
    Sommaire:

    Xander Karcek has only wanted two things in his life: Christian Edwards and basketball—the man he loves and the game that let him escape a childhood he’d rather forget. His two obsessions have served him well. He and Chris beat the odds...

  • Auteur:
    Kingsbury, Karen
    Sommaire:

    Vowing to meet eleven years after sealing letters they wrote to each other in an old metal box, best friends Ellie and Nolan both have reservations about seeing each other again as loneliness, personal tragedies, and a lack of faith...

  • Auteur:
    Kriegel, Mark
    Sommaire:

    Pete Maravich was a great basketball player and this is his story.

  • Auteur:
    Bates, Sonya Spreen
    Sommaire:

    Dylan struggles to focus on basketball playoffs when his girlfriend, Jenna, becomes the target of threats from an anonymous cyberbully.

  • Auteur:
    Walters, Eric
    Sommaire:

    Readers of Hoop Crazy will remember Ned as the bug-loving beanpole who lives in an isolated national park out West, three hours from the nearest basketball court. But Ned's participation in the three-on-three tournament when he visited...

  • Auteur:
    Bowes, Lisa
    Sommaire:

    Lucy and friends are out on the playground when they spot Ava playing basketball with her cousin Jermaine, a professional player. Jermaine calls the kids over for a lesson on the fundamentals of the game and how to play three-on-three...

  • Auteur:
    Windhorst, Brian
    Sommaire:

    With eight straight trips to the NBA Finals, LeBron James has proven himself one of the greatest basketball players of all time. And like Magic Johnson and Michael Jordan, LeBron has also become a global brand and businessman who has...

  • Auteur:
    Christopher, Matt
    Sommaire:

    This biography gives listeners a courtside view of one of basketball's greatest legends as it traces Kobe's life from childhood to his five NBA championships to his successful career outside of the game to his tragic death.

  • Auteur:
    Hughes, Alison
    Sommaire:

    In this humorous novel for middle-grade readers, basketball-crazy Sameer tries to help the school team overcome its aversion to a very dramatic new coach.

  • Auteur:
    Hart, Regina
    Sommaire:

    As her husband, an NBA legend, prepares to lead his team to the championship before he retires, Dr. Marilyn Devry-Evans, tired of always standing in his shadow, decides to focus on her own career until a devastating secret is revealed...

  • Auteur:
    Foley, John
    Sommaire:

    Basketball is Jackson O’Connell’s life. Much more than a game, it allows him to cross barriers of class and race, and make new friends from the rival high school. Driven by his passion for hoops, he can almost forget his alcoholic...

  • Auteur:
    Farizan, Sara
    Sommaire:

    For most of high school, Bijan Majidi has flown under the radar. He gets good grades, reads comics, hangs out with his best friend, Sean, and secretly crushes on Elle, one of the most popular girls in his school. When he's called...

  • Auteur:
    Haase, Jerod; Horvath, Mark
    Sommaire:

    Floor Burns, by Jerod Haase and Mark Horvath, takes us inside the 1996-97 Kansas University Jayhawks basketball season. What makes this book such a unique and fascinating read is that it doesn’t follow the trend of many...

  • Auteur:
    Lane, Amy
    Sommaire:

    Xander Karcek había querido sólo dos cosas en su vida: Christian Edwards y el baloncesto—el hombre que amaba y el juego que le había permitido escapar de una infancia que prefería olvidar. Sus dos obsesiones le habían venido bien. Él y...

  • Auteur:
    Ronin, Isabelle
    Sommaire:

    They said she was going to be my ruin... Then let her ruin me. Caleb Lockhart has everything-wealth, adoration, a brilliant future. Until a chance encounter with a siren in a red dress changes everything. Until he meets the woman he...

  • Auteur:
    Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem, Obstfeld, Raymond
    Sommaire:

    Like many kids, Kareem, known then as Lew Alcindor, struggled to fit in, please a strict father, and deal with severe shyness. Unlike most, he had to grapple with a growth spurt that shot him up taller than everyone else. Also, the...

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Basketball players