Most widely held works by Paul Mantell
Go long by Tiki Barber ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 2,620 libraries worldwide
When Coach Spangler leaves at the start of their second year of junior high school, thirteen-year-old twins Tiki and Ronde wonder if his replacement, history teacher Mr. Wheeler, can coach the Eagles to another winning football season.
Wild card by Tiki Barber ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 2,313 libraries worldwide
Through the course of a difficult season, Ronde learns that his coach is right about football being a mental game, as he tries to fill in as kicker while he and his identical twin, Tiki, help Adam improve his grades.
Stealing home by Paul Mantell ( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,645 libraries worldwide
Joey is sure he will not get along with the exchange student from Nicaragua who is staying with his family for a year, but they find common ground on the baseball field.
Knights & castles : 50 hands-on activities to experience the Middle Ages by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,152 libraries worldwide
Introduces the Middle Ages, including activities and crafts that are representative of medieval life, for example creating an hour glass, a catapult, a coat of arms, and a code of honor. Directions for making a catapult, a castle, & a knight's helmet are three of the projects in this craft book that also supplies good information about life in the Middle Ages. 50 hands-on projects to further understanding of the Middle Ages. Dozens of games and celebrations invite kids to investigate the Middle Ages, while through descriptions of food, clothing and more, they can become part of a mythical time of castles and kings, cathedrals and conquests.
Mountain bike mania by Paul Mantell ( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in English and held by 1,135 libraries worldwide
Sixth-grader Will is looking for an after-school activity, but when he joins the mountain biking club, his old friendships and values are challenged.
Kickoff by Tiki Barber ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,084 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old twin brothers Tiki and Ronde are ready to leave Peewee League to play football for their junior high school team, but the competition for starting positions is tough and they face the possibility of spending a year on the bench.
Nothin' but net by Paul Mantell ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 952 libraries worldwide
When thirteen-year-old Tim Daniels gets a chance to go to basketball camp, he is faced with trying to be accepted by the popular players and remaining true to his friend who has become the butt of practical jokes.
Snowboard showdown by Paul Mantell ( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2008 in English and held by 936 libraries worldwide
Rivalry flares between twelve-year-old Freddie and his fourteen-year-old brother Dondi, both on and off the snowboarding slopes, nearly leading to disaster.
Kids make music! : clapping & tapping from Bach to rock by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 900 libraries worldwide
Presents a variety of activities based on music, including singing and dancing, improvisation, and making homemade instruments.
Pyramids! : 50 hands-on activities to experience ancient Egypt by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 869 libraries worldwide
Describes various aspects of ancient Egypt, including its rulers, the pyramids, and hieroglyphics and provides fifty hands-on activities such as making Egyptian toys and clothes, miniature cities, pyramids, wall paintings, and amulets.
Skateboard renegade by Paul Mantell ( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 868 libraries worldwide
Wanting to fit in with his skateboarding friends, Zach is tempted to adopt a new image of spiked bleached hair and a pierced ear.
Snowboard champ by Paul Mantell ( Book )
4 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 862 libraries worldwide
When Matt Harper steps off the plane, he knows his life is about to change. For one thing, he'll be living with his uncle for a year. For another, compared to Chicago, Dragon Valley is tiny. But so long as Matt can hit the slopes with his snowboard, he figures he'll get along okay.
Fairway phenom by Paul Mantell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
Malik Edwards never had any intention of playing golf, until he sees a young black golfer being cheered on by a crowd of adoring fans. While golf's image changes for Malik, where would he get the gear or money, and where would a kid growing up in Brooklyn, New York get to play?
Windmill windup by Paul Mantell ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 686 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Kelly, softball star, has to face new challenges in her life, including assignment to a different softball team and her mother's new boyfriend.
Ancient Greece! : 40 hands-on activities to experience this wondrous age by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 643 libraries worldwide
Introduces the places, people, historical events, myths, culture, and philosophy of ancient Greece. Includes forty hands-on activities, such as making aaaan early Greek theater, building an Ionic temple, and pressing olives for oil.
Kids garden! : the anytime, anyplace guide to sowing & growing fun by Avery Hart ( Book )
2 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 628 libraries worldwide
A guide to gardening, covering indoor, outdoor, and specialty gardens, getting started, growing vegetables, flowers, houseplants, and herbs, and controlling pests.
Cool as ice by Paul Mantell ( Book )
2 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Two friends try to prove that size and race do not matter when playing hockey or any other sport.
Red zone by Tiki Barber ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 584 libraries worldwide
Identical twins Ronde and Tiki Barber's excitement over the approaching state championship football game turns to worry when there is a chicken pox outbreak at Hidden Valley Junior High.
Kids & weekends : creative ways to make special days by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 530 libraries worldwide
Provides instructions for making a home recycling center, putting on a magic show, making musical instruments, and performing other types of weekend activities.
Boredom busters! : the curious kids' activity book by Avery Hart ( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 409 libraries worldwide
Suggests a variety of both indoor and outdoor activities which relate to nature, the environment, ecology, music, sky watching, backyard fun, the neighborhood, and the wider world.
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