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Losing season

Author: Jack Ridl
Publisher: Fort Lee, NJ : CavanKerry Press, 2009.
Series: Notable voices.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Losing Season explores the often unsettlingly central role that sports play in American life. From the star player to the kid who never gets in a game to the town religious fanatic to the disgruntled parent--all have their say. Even if you haven't lived in this town, you will recognize the lives of quiet endurance, unrecognized triumph, harsh weather, and hardnosed hope that propel people through the season." --  Read more...
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Genre/Form: poetry
Poetry
Poésie
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Ridl
ISBN: 9781933880150 1933880155
OCLC Number: 320800787
Description: xi, 91 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Notable voices.
Responsibility: Jack Ridl.

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Losing Season explores the often unsettlingly central role that sports play in American life. From the star player to the kid who never gets in a game to the town religious fanatic to the disgruntled  Read more...

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"An unmatched collection bringing to high school basketball the nuance and detail the film Bull Durham brought to minor league baseball. Poems so compelling, so varied, so familiar to anyone who has Read more...

 
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