Basketball

Writings on the Wall: Searching for a New Equality Beyond Black and White Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

WRITINGS ON THE WALL: SEARCHING FOR A NEW EQUALITY BEYOND BLACK AND WHITE brings a thoughtful, honest, reasonable and compelling case for how America can create equal opportunity for all its citizens. Everyone who can read - should read this book.

 

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My Losing Season Pat Conroy

MY LOSING SEASON covers Pat's time as captain of the Citadel basketball team and the effects their brutal coach had on all the players.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Pat Conroy on the title page at the store.   It is a new, unread hardback edition opened only for signing....

Sooley John Grisham

SOOLEY showcases John Grisham's storytelling genius in another of his trips away from the courtroom to the sports arena - and is gripping and suspenseful as any legal thriller. The reader is allowed to follow an immigrant escaping civil war back home to become a basketball legend. But will this be enough to save his...

Strong Inside: Perry Wallace and the Collision of Race and Sports in the South Andrew Maraniss

STRONG INSIDE: PERRY WALLACE AND THE COLLISION OF RACE AND SPORTS IN THE SOUTH is the agonizing story of a trail-blazing black athlete who rose above the fray, and it is written by the man who was born to bring this book to the world.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed on the title page...

Undefeated: From Battle to Basketball Jim Noles

UNDEFEATED is the tale of the 1944 West Point basketball team's perfect season and the young men who played until the season was over and then served their country in WWII.

 

THIS COPY (shown below) was signed by Jim Noles on the title page at the store.  It is a new and mint, unread...

Fight Songs: A Story of Love and Sports in a Complicated South Ed Southern

FIGHT SONGS: A STORY OF LOVE AND SPORTS IN A COMPLICATED SOUTH was to be an insider's view of the history of the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers, college football's reigning giants, from the perspective of a lifelong fan of the smallest school in the NCAA's Power 5, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons. That was...