The City Game: Triumph, Scandal, and a Legendary Basketball Team
The unlikeliest of champions, the 1949-50 City College Beavers were extraordinary by every measure. City College was a tuition-free, merit-based college in Harlem kn ...more
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The new book from Matthew Goodman, author of EIGHTY DAYS—a New York Times bestseller and Goodreads ...more
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Giveaway dates: Sep 15 - Oct 15, 2019
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This is book about basketball, a team that beat all odds, but it is also a book ...more
Thanks to Random House-Ballantine and NetGalley for giving me a DRC of this book, which will be available for purchase on November 5th.
When I tell you I’m from Cleveland, you will understand how I could relate to this book. Cleveland- sports proud and blessed with fans ...more
Like Eighty Days, where each chapter focused on the two women, but interwove the time periods so you could follow it easily and appreciate it, City Game develops multiple "story lines" and then pulls them t ...more
I received an ARC of this book via NetGalley in exchange for my honest opinion.
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His essays, articles, short stories, and reviews have appeared in The American Scholar, Harvard Review, Salon, the Village Voice, the Forward, Bon Appetit, and many other publications, and have been cited for Special Mention in the Pushcart Prize and Best American Short Story anthologies.
Matthew has taught creative writing an ...more