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Games of Deception

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Games of Deception by Andrew Maraniss
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Nov 05, 2019 | ISBN 9780525514633
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    Nov 05, 2019 | ISBN 9780525514633 | Young Adult

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    Nov 05, 2019 | ISBN 9780525514640 | Young Adult

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More Praise for Games of Deception:

“A richly reported and stylishly told reminder how, when you scratch at a sports story, the real world often lurks just beneath.” —Alexander Wolff, New York Times bestselling author of The Audacity of Hoop: Basketball and the Age of Obama

“History and sports fans will find common ground here, as Maraniss’ passionate narrative, a gallery of period photos and realia, sports charts, bibliography, and a planned index in the bound book draw readers into the inevitable debate: should we have gone?” —The Bulletin ofthe Center for Children’s Books

“Andrew Maraniss has developed a knack for topics that explore the intersection of sports and politics….This book will appeal to readers of all ages who want to know about the seamy side of the Olympics.”–Chapter 16

“Maraniss is an effective storyteller who skillfully paints a picture of the past.” —BookPage


Praise for Strong Inside:

*”This moving biography is thought-provoking, riveting and heart-wrenching, though it remains hopeful as it takes readers into the midst of the basketball and civil rights action.”–Booklist, starred review

“Even if you’re not a history buff, this important story is worth your time.”–Sports Illustrated Kids

“A must purchase for any middle school or high school library.”–Miss Yingling Reads

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