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Tunis, John Roberts 1889-1975

Overview
Works: 65 works in 289 publications in 1 language and 14,248 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Baseball stories  Soccer stories 
Classifications: PZ7.T8236, [FIC]
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Most widely held works by John Roberts Tunis
The kid from Tomkinsville by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
25 editions published between 1940 and 2013 in English and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As the newest addition to the Brooklyn Dodgers, young Roy Tucker's pitching helps pull the team out of a slump; but, when a freak accident ends his career as a pitcher, he must try to find another place for himself on the team
Rookie of the year by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
20 editions published between 1944 and 2013 in English and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dodger manager Spike Russell's efforts to rally his team to a pennant victory are threatened by a scheming club secretary and the seeming irresponsibility of a star rookie pitcher
Keystone kids by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1943 and 2013 in English and held by 965 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When two young brothers join the Brooklyn Dodgers, one becomes team manager and is faced with the task of uniting a team rife with dissension and prejudice against the new Jewish rookie catcher
Silence over Dunkerque by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1962 and 2013 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the story of the terrible days in 1940 when the Battle of France ended and the British Expeditionary Force was pushed into the sea at Dunberque. Sgt. Williams, one of his men and the homeless were left marooned in an occupied country after the evacuation
The kid comes back by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
15 editions published between 1946 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An Air force veteran overcomes his physical handicap and resumes playing with the Dodgers
World series by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
12 editions published between 1941 and 2007 in English and held by 854 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Roy Tucker, the Kid from Tomkinsville, joins the rest of his Dodger teammates in a come-from-behind battle for the series title
Highpockets by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
17 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 786 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An unpopular baseball player tries to make friends with a boy that he accidentally hit with his car
Go, team, go! by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
When one player from the overconfident team, the previous year's champions, is expelled for gambling and the other four are penalized for breaking training, they angrily quit the basketball varsity and leave the inferior B team defending the school's record
His enemy, his friend by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1967 and 2013 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A story about the brutality of war. A German sergeant has made friends of the people in the French village where he is forced to kill six underground hostages. It is not until 1964 when the French and German teams meet in a World Cup soccer game that he is able to face his conscience
All-American by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1942 and 1970 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After he and a fellow player on the football field gang up on a Jewish member of the opposing team and cause him a serious neck injury, seventeen-year-old Ronny leaves his elite all-white private school for the integrated public high school, where he discovers that the practice of democracy takes courage and loyalty to one's principles
Iron Duke by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
10 editions published between 1938 and 1990 in English and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Entering Harvard, Jim Wellington finds himself in a completely different world from his small hometown and gains poise and a sense of proportion as he faces the difficulties and disappointments of college life
Schoolboy Johnson by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 1991 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baseball veteran of nineteen years returns for his last season and finds club's chances for a pennant depend on a tempermental rookie
Yea! Wildcats! by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
9 editions published between 1944 and 1989 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A new, young basketball coach leads a high school team toward the State finals, resisting pressure from business and political leaders when he puts boys off the team who haven't followed training, refuses to bring in a ringer from another town, and won't use his influence to get tickets for anyone
Young Razzle by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1949 and 1991 in English and held by 343 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A rookie second baseman starts to work his way up to the majors, meeting his father, whom he has hated since he deserted his mother for baseball years ago, on the way down from a great pitching career
Grand National by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
3 editions published between 1973 and 2013 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A father determines to fulfill his dead son's wish to win the Grand National
A measure of independence by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American way in sport by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 280 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Survey of 20th-century U.S. sports, presenting the theory that professionalism and profit-making have become dominant themes
Champion's choice by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
6 editions published between 1940 and 1992 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recounts a girl's rise to stardom on the tennis courts, the conflicts brought by her sport career, and her eventual retirement in favor of marriage
Sport for the fun of it; a handbook of information on 20 sports including the official rules by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
7 editions published between 1940 and 1946 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Was college worth while? by John Roberts Tunis ( Book )
4 editions published between 1936 and 1991 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Tunis, John R.
チユニス, ション・R
Languages
English (199)
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