The Legends Club

The Legends Club
Author: John Feinstein
Publsiher: Anchor
Total Pages: 496
Release: 2017-02-21
Genre: Biography & Autobiography
ISBN: 9780804173179

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On March 18, 1980, the Duke basketball program announced the hiring Mike Krzyzewski, the man who would restore glory to the team. The only problem: no one knew who Krzyzewski was. Nine days later, Jim Valvano was hired by North Carolina State to be their new head coach. The hiring didn't raise as many eyebrows, but the two new coaches had a similar goal: to unseat North Carolina's Dean Smith as the king of college basketball. And just like that, the most sensational competitive decade in the history of the NCAA was about to unfold. The Legends Club captures an era in American sports and culture as John Feinstein pulls back the curtain on the recruiting wars, the intensely personal rivalries that weren't always friendly, the enormous pressure and national stakes, and the battle for the very soul of college basketball.

When the Legends Die

When the Legends Die
Author: Hal Borland
Publsiher: Open Road Media
Total Pages: 298
Release: 2011-11-29
Genre: Young Adult Fiction
ISBN: 9781453232347

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A young Native American raised in the forest is suddenly thrust into the modern world, in this novel by the author of The Dog Who Came to Stay. Thomas Black Bull’s parents forsook the life of a modern reservation and took to ancient paths in the woods, teaching their young son the stories and customs of his ancestors. But Tom’s life changes forever when he loses his father in a tragic accident and his mother dies shortly afterward. When Tom is discovered alone in the forest with only a bear cub as a companion, life becomes difficult. Soon, well-meaning teachers endeavor to reform him, a rodeo attempts to turn him into an act, and nearly everyone he meets tries to take control of his life. Powerful and timeless, When the Legends Die is a captivating story of one boy learning to live in harmony with both civilization and wilderness.

Storytellers

Storytellers
Author: John A. Burrison
Publsiher: University of Georgia Press
Total Pages: 392
Release: 1991
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 0820312673

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Presents 260 of the rural South's best stories collected over a twenty year period, with their roots in Anglo-Saxon, African-American, and Native American traditions

Golf

Golf
Author: Alistair Tait
Publsiher: Firefly Books Limited
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2003
Genre: Biography & Autobiography
ISBN: 1552978095

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Paying homage to the three hundred top male and female players, this exciting, boldly illustrated guide to the top golfers in the world includes coverage of Bobby Jones, Arnold Palmer, Mildred Zaharias, Jack Nicklaus, Tiger Woods, Greg Norman, Fuzzy Zoeller, Sam Snead, Tom Wason, and others. Original.

Mayuk the Grizzly Bear

Mayuk the Grizzly Bear
Author: Sechelt Nation
Publsiher: Gibsons, B.C. : Nightwood Editions
Total Pages: 24
Release: 1993
Genre: Social Science
ISBN: 0889711569

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These traditional teaching legends come straight from the oral traditions of the Sechelt Nation. Simple enough to be understood by young children, yet compelling enough for adults, they are gentle, beautifully presented cautionary tales. You'll want to read them again and again - and you'll learn a few words of the Shishalh language while you're at it. Charlie Craigan is a young Sechelt artist who works in a tiny studio set up in his bedroom. He studied traditional wood carving with Sechelt Nation carvers, but learned to draw and paint by studying books.

The Gargoyle Club the Gargoyle Legends Series 1

The Gargoyle Club  the Gargoyle Legends Series 1
Author: Heather Fleming
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 212
Release: 2010-10
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 0557751225

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Garville, Maine is famous for its stone monsters - the gargoyles and grotesques carved on every building that stare down with sightless eyes. Meanwhile a human monster stalks the streets, leaving a trail of bodies and death. Eden Sinclair quickly realizes the murderer is no ordinary killer. Dark supernatural forces are at work and to survive she must turn to five other teenagers who share her unique powers. Andre, Damien, Colette, Sorel, and Monique are descended from the city's founders and inherited the taint of gargoyle blood. With them Eden finds acceptance, friendship, and even more danger. Betrayal and secrets from the past are entwined with every clue. With her friends beside her Eden begins to close in on the killer . . . but the killer's also closing in on her . . .

Dragon Daughter

Dragon Daughter
Author: Liz Flanagan
Publsiher: David Fickling Books
Total Pages: 368
Release: 2018-10-04
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
ISBN: 9781788450225

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On the island of Arcosi, dragons and their riders used to rule the skies. But now they are only legends, found in bedtime stories, on beautiful murals and ancient jewellery. Then servant girl Milla witnesses a murder and finds herself caring for the last four dragon eggs. Forced to keep them secret amidst the growing tensions in the city, she begins to fear that the island's ruler, Duke Olvar, isn't all that he seems. But how can Milla and her friends keep the eggs safe when it means endangering everything she's ever loved? Fiery friendships, forgotten family and the struggle for power collide as Milla's fight to save the dragons leads her to discover her own hidden past.

Legend

Legend
Author: Marie Lu
Publsiher: Penguin
Total Pages: 352
Release: 2011-11-29
Genre: Young Adult Fiction
ISBN: 9781101545959

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"Legend doesn't merely survive the hype, it deserves it." From the New York Times bestselling author of The Young Elites What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic's wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic's highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is the country's most wanted criminal. But his motives may not be as malicious as they seem. From very different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths - until the day June's brother, Metias, is murdered and Day becomes the prime suspect. Caught in the ultimate game of cat and mouse, Day is in a race for his family's survival, while June seeks to avenge Metias's death. But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together, and the sinister lengths their country will go to keep its secrets. Full of nonstop action, suspense, and romance, this novel is sure to move readers as much as it thrills.