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Lupica, Mike

Overview
Works: 84 works in 357 publications in 1 language and 61,348 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Young adult works  Football stories  Basketball stories  Biography  Soccer stories  Baseball stories  Sports stories 
Roles: Scenarist
Classifications: PZ7.L97914, [FIC]
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Publications about Mike Lupica
Publications by Mike Lupica
Most widely held works about Mike Lupica
 
Most widely held works by Mike Lupica
Heat by Mike Lupica( Book )
11 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,682 libraries worldwide
Pitching prodigy Michael Arroyo is on the run from social services after being banned from playing Little League baseball because rival coaches doubt he is only twelve years old and he has no parents to offer them proof
The big field by Mike Lupica( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 4,055 libraries worldwide
When fourteen-year-old baseball player Hutch feels threatened by the arrival of a new teammate named Darryl, he tries to work through his insecurities about both Darryl and his remote and silent father, who was once a great ballplayer too
Million-dollar throw by Mike Lupica( Book )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 4,043 libraries worldwide
Eighth-grade star quarterback Nate Brodie's family is feeling the stress of the troubled economy, and Nate is frantic because his best friend Abby is going blind, so when he gets a chance to win a million dollars if he can complete a pass during the halftime of a New England Patriot's game, he is nearly overwhelmed by the pressure to succeed
Travel team by Mike Lupica( Book )
14 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,950 libraries worldwide
After he is cut from his travel basketball team--the very same team that his father once led to national prominence--twelve-year-old Danny Walker forms his own team of cast-offs that might have a shot at victory
Summer ball by Mike Lupica( Book )
11 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 3,879 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Danny must prove himself all over again for a disapproving coach and against new rivals at a summer basketball camp
The batboy by Mike Lupica( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 3,067 libraries worldwide
Even though his mother feels baseball ruined her marriage to his father, she allows fourteen-year-old Brian to become a bat boy for the Detroit Tigers, who have just drafted his favorite player back onto the team
Two-minute drill by Mike Lupica( Book )
13 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,054 libraries worldwide
Brainy Scott, a great kicker who otherwise struggles with football, and star quarterback Chris, who has dyslexia, team up to help each other succeed in both football and school
Miracle on 49th Street by Mike Lupica( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,019 libraries worldwide
After her mother's death, twelve-year-old Molly learns that her father is a basketball star for the Boston Celtics
Hero by Mike Lupica( Book )
6 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,005 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Zach learns he has the same special abilities as his father, who was the President's globe-trotting troubleshooter until "the Bads" killed him, and now Zach must decide whether to use his powers in the same way at the risk of his own life
The underdogs by Mike Lupica( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 1,897 libraries worldwide
Small but fast twelve-year-old Will Tyler, an avid football player in the down-and-out town of Forbes, Pennsylvania, takes matters into his own hands to try and finance the city's football team, giving the whole community hope in the process
Hot hand by Mike Lupica( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 1,784 libraries worldwide
In the wake of his parents' separation, Billy seems to have continual conflicts with his father, who is also his basketball coach, but his younger brother Ben is having even more trouble adjusting, and only Billy seems to notice
Safe at home : a Comeback Kids novel by Mike Lupica( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,376 libraries worldwide
Playing baseball was the one thing that made twelve-year-old Nick Crandall feel at home until he found acceptance with adoptive parents, but he faces a new struggle to fit in when he becomes the first seventh-grader ever to make the varsity baseball team
Long shot : a comeback kids novel by Mike Lupica( Book )
11 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 1,360 libraries worldwide
Pedro, an avid basketball player, decides to run for class president, challenging a teammate who is also one of the most popular boys in school
True legend by Mike Lupica( Book )
5 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,220 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Drew "True" Robinson loves being the best point-guard prospect in high school basketball, but learns the consequences of fame through a former player, as well as through the man who expects to be his manager when True reaches the NBA
Reggie : the autobiography by Reggie Jackson( Book )
5 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 1,199 libraries worldwide
An autobiography of the baseball star describing his childhood, professional career and private life
Game changers by Mike Lupica( Book )
6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
When the coach's son, Shawn O'Brien, is chosen to play quarterback, eleven-year-old Ben McBain is not surprised--but when he tries to be a good teammate and help the inconsistent Shawn, he is startled to learn that his new friend does not really want the position
Too far by Mike Lupica( Book )
5 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
A student on the local high school paper enlists the aid of city journalist Ben Mitchell to uncover the truth about the school's championship basketball team when rumors begin to circulate about violent hazing rituals at a team retreat
Heat by Mike Lupica( Sound Recording )
16 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
Pitching prodigy Michael Arroyo is on the run from social services after being banned from playing Little League baseball because rival coaches doubt he is only twelve years old and he has no parents to offer them proof
Shoot-out : a Comeback Kids novel by Mike Lupica( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2013 in English and held by 1,092 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Jake must leave his championship soccer team to play on a team with a losing record when his family moves to a neighboring town
Bump and run by Mike Lupica( Book )
3 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,023 libraries worldwide
Jack Molloy inherits half of the New York Hawks, and "over the course of a single season, Molloy will get a crash course in steroids, gambling, crooked quarterbacks, idiot sportswriters, control-freak coaches, and philandering announcers."--Jacket
 
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Alternative Names
ルピカ, マイク
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