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To the hoop

the seasons of a basketball life
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I.R. Dee , Chicago
Berkow, Ira., Sportswriters -- United States -- Biography., Basketball players -- United States -- Biogr

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StatementIra Berkow.
GenreBiography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV742.42.B47 A3 2004
The Physical Object
Pagination295 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3691559M
ISBN 101566635489
LC Control Number2003062702
OCLC/WorldCa53183277

Ira Berkow steps out from behind his New York Times reporter's notebook to spin the tales of his life as a pickup basketball player―running the court with Oscar Robertson, talking strategy with Walt Frazier, and finding fellowship and good humor across the country on playgrounds, in gyms, even in some of the world's famous arenas.

Berkow shares his enduring passion for the hardwood Cited by: 1. "A wonderful book—not just for basketball fans but for everyone."—Earvin "Magic" Johnson A good reporter can pick up a pen and chronicle the game of basketball, from its X’s and O’s to its personalities.

A great reporter can put down the pen and pick up the rock.5/5(1). ‎"A wonderful book—not just for basketball fans but for everyone."—Earvin "Magic" Johnson A good reporter can pick up a pen and chronicle the game of basketball, from its X’s and O’s to its personalities.

A great reporter can put down the pen and pick up the rock. Ira. To The Hoop book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. One of America's most acclaimed sportswriters tells the story of his lif /5. To the Hoop: The Seasons of a Basketball Life - Ebook written by Ira Berkow.

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Ira Berkow steps out from behind his New York Times reporter's notebook to spin the tales of his life as a pickup basketball player--running the court with Oscar Robertson, talking strategy with Walt Frazier, and finding fellowship and good humor across the country on playgrounds, in gyms, even in some of the world's famous arenas.

Berkow shares his enduring passion for the hardwood, which. John Coy's ``Strong to the Hoop'' is exactly that -- a book that drives hard and scores with a story of playground hopes, doubts and triumphs, combined with vibrant photo-based visuals.

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Strong to the Hoop is at first glance a story about basketball however once I began to read this book it became much more than that/5. Using as a backdrop his lifelong devotion to playing basketball, Berkow, a respected New York Times sportswriter, shares his perspectives on life, death, sickness, health, and, of course, the quest for the perfect drive to the hoop.

A schoolboy hoops standout while growing up in the Chicago area, Berkow realized that his talent for the game could never match his love for it and ended up by.

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Strong to the Hoop has won numerous children’s book awards, including an ALA Notable, Notable Books for a Global Society, and a “Choices” selection by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center. His other award-winning books for children are Around the World, Night Driving, Vroomaloom Zoom, and Two Old Potatoes.

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