Sports

Sports : engagement in physical activity intended to create a benefit to the participant. Ranging from Amateur to Professional, from incompetent to proficient, for all levels of ability, all nations, all creeds, all genders. As James Joyce said "I am, a stride at a time"

Fighting the Fall (Fighting, #4)
Wild (The Ivy Chronicles, #3)
Laces and Lace (Assassins, #6)
Poles Apart
The Hit List
Holiday on Ice (Play by Play, #8.5)
#Nerd (Hashtag, #1)
Playing It My Way: My Autobiography
Felix  (5th Street, #5)
Rae of Sunshine
Foxcatcher: The True Story of My Brother's Murder, John du Pont's Madness, and the Quest for Olympic Gold
Game for Tonight (Game for It, #3)
The Fallow Season of Hugo Hunter
Assumptions
City of Champions (A Gateway to Love, #2)

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  • Ripped (Real, #5)
    The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics
    Change of Hart
    Zip, Zero, Zilch (The Reed Brothers, #6)
    The Beginning of Everything
    The One & Only
    A Very Merry Hockey Holiday (Assassins, #6.5)
    Making Faces
    On the Fence
    Rae of Sunshine
    One Summer: America, 1927
    Dare You To (Pushing the Limits, #2)
    Winger (Winger, #1)
    Real (Real, #1)
    Loving Lawson (Loving Lawson, #1)
    Tanker 10 by Jonathan CurelopGold Medal Threat by Michael BalkindDare to Kiss by S.B. AlexanderHard Wired by Jebb A. RebalThe Pitcher by William Elliott Hazelgrove
    Sports books for young adults
    16 books — 30 voters
    Ex-Factor by Elisa DaneCatching Jordan by Miranda KenneallyUnbreakable by Elisa DaneDare You To by Katie McGarryStealing Parker by Miranda Kenneally
    Sports Themed YA/NA
    72 books — 79 voters

    The Forbidden Game by Dan WashburnBrave Dragons by Jim YardleyPing-Pong Diplomacy by Nicholas GriffinOne in a Billion by Kai ChenOutside the Paint by Kathleen Yep
    Sports in CHINA Books
    34 books — 1 voter

    Tigers and Devils by Sean KennedyCaught Running by Madeleine UrbanThe Locker Room by Amy LaneStr8te Boys by Evangeline AndersonHeart in Hand by salifiable
    Best Gay Athletes
    253 books — 471 voters

    The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game
    Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen
    The Perfect Play (Play by Play, #1)
    The Book of Basketball: The NBA According to The Sports Guy
    Ball Four
    Open
    Taking Shots (Assassins, #1)
    Changing the Game (Play by Play, #2)
    Taking a Shot (Play by Play, #3)
    Seabiscuit: An American Legend
    Catching Jordan
    It Had to Be You (Chicago Stars, #1)
    Fever Pitch
    Those Guys Have All the Fun: Inside the World of ESPN
    Playing to Win (Play by Play, #4)

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