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Sports shorts : an anthology of short stories

Author: Joseph Bruchac
Publisher: Plain City, Ohio : Darby Creek Pub., ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of eight semi-autobiographical stories about the authors' experiences with sports while growing up. They range from the game "Bombardment" over the lunch hour, sports from gym class, karate, ballet, wrestling, to baseball, basketball and football.
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Genre/Form: Sports stories
Short stories
Fiction
Juvenile works
Sports fiction
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Bruchac
ISBN: 1581960409 9781581960402 1581960581 9781581960587
OCLC Number: 58434746
Performer(s): Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection.
Target Audience: Ages 12 and up.
Description: 127 pages : portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Bombardment / Joseph Bruchac --
Two left feet, two left hands, and too left on the bench / David Lubar --
First position / Marilyn Singer --
Finishing blocks and deadly hook shots / Terry Trueman --
Finding high-jump fame : a shorts story / Dorian Cirrone --
Line drive / Tanya West --
Riding the century / Alexandra Siy --
On being written in / Jamie McEwan.
Responsibility: by Joseph Bruchac [and others].

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A collection of eight semi-autobiographical stories about the authors' experiences with sports while growing up. They range from the game "Bombardment" over the lunch hour, sports from gym class, karate, ballet, wrestling, to baseball, basketball and football.

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