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Buckley, James

Summary: Includes super photos, sensational stats, and fascinating profiles of nine of the hottest NBA stars, including Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers, Kevin Garnett of the Minnesota Timberwolves, Jason Kidd of the New Jersey Nets, and Dirk Nowitzki of the Dallas Mavericks.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR BLUE BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Looks at sports facts for 2021, such as records, trophies, and upsets.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2021

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Buckley, James

Summary: "Since making his Major League Baseball debut in 2016, Aaron Judge has taken the world of baseball by storm. He has won Home Run Derby competitions and has been named an All-Star. In 2022, he broke the American League record for most home runs in a season when he hit 62 homers. Young readers will learn about how Aaron became the star he is today after excelling in college baseball at Fresno...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2024

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 JUD

Buckley, James

Summary: "While most athletes excel in just one sport, Jim Thorpe was different. Born in Oklahoma in 1887, he played both professional football and baseball, and ran track and field. Jim was not only a sports icon but also a trailblazer. Raised as part of the Sac and Fox tribal nation, he was the first Native American person to win an Olympic gold medal for the United States. And although his personal...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2023

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 THO

Buckley, James

Summary: "By the time the United States joined the Second World War in 1941, the fight against Nazi and Axis powers had already been under way for two years. In order to win the war and protect its soldiers, the US Marines recruited twenty-nine Navajo men to create a secret code that could be used to send military messages quickly and safely across battlefields. Author James Buckley Jr. explains how...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.54 BUC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J900 WHO

Buckley, James

Summary: Learn amazing facts about dangerous animals with sharp teeth, fangs, and claws.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2011

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: "This lively reference book for the younger set introduces a variety of team and individual sports, including football, baseball, basketball, gymnastics, tennis, archery, diving, and track and field events"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Kids 2023

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796 BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the most interesting, monumental, and strange sports stories of the past year, including championship statistics in baseball, football, basketball, hockey, golf, and tennis.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.02 BUC

Buckley, James

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley Pub. 2001

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR BLUE BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the life of the soccer star, discussing his childhood in Brazil, his relationship with his father, who taught him the sport, his role on the first Brazilian team to win the World Cup, and scoring his thousandth goal.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 PEL

Buckley, James

Summary: Born the eighth of seventeen children in Philadelphia, Betsy Ross lived in a time when the American colonies were yearning for independence from British rule. Ross worked as a seamstress and was eager to contribute to the cause, making tents and repairing uniforms when the colonies declared war. By 1779 she was filling cartridges for the Continental Army. Did she sew the first flag? That's up...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 ROS

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 921 ROS

Buckley, James

Summary: Provides a history of the World Series and profiles some of the most famous men who have competed in this century-old event.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2003

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: "Information about soccer and soccer players incorporating math into the game, for children"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.334 BUC

Buckley, James

Contents: J. Lee Richmond -- John M. Ward -- Cy Young -- Addie Joss -- Charley Robertson -- Don Larsen -- Jim Bunning -- Sandy Koufax -- Jim "Catfish" Hunter -- Len Barker -- Mike Witt -- Tom Browning -- Dennis Martinez -- Kenny Rogers -- David Wells -- David Cone -- Randy Johnson -- Mark Buehrle -- Dallas Braden -- Roy Halladay -- Nearly perfect -- Perfect games ranked.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Triumph Books 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.357 BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: A biography of young NFL quarterback Peyton Manning, telling the story of how he made his football dreams come true.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2001

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JBR BLUE BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Describes Spider-Man's super powers, from web-slinging and wall-crawling to the mysterious "spider sense." Includes facts about spiders.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley Pub. 2001

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Buckley 2001

Buckley, James

Summary: "Dish the rock, drain a trey, and beat the buzzer! Learn what all those terms and more mean in this bouncin' book. Readers pull on their sneakers and hit the court to learn how to 'talk like a basketball player' "--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.323 BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents the life of the legendary boxer who began his career as Cassius Clay, discussing his prowess in the ring, his refusal to fight in the Vietnam War, and his life after boxing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET ALI

Buckley, James

Summary: Describes the life of the sharecroppers' son who became an Olympic legend and challenged Hitler's dream of Aryan superiority.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 OWE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET OWENS

Buckley, James

Summary: Discover the incredible story of Alexander Hamilton, who rose from humble beginnings to become one of the Founding Fathers of the United States.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2019

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Buckley, James

Summary: Provides an illustrated look at many varied aspects of the popular sport of professional football, including the history of the game, evolution of equipment, the playing field and modern stadiums, players, fans, and more.

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Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 1999

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 796.332 BUC

Buckley, James

Summary: Presents facts about the moon, discussing its origin, myths, composition, effect on Earth, and role in the space program.--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2016

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Buckley, James

Summary: Describes the lives and careers and the tennis stars and sisters, discussing their Grand Slam wins, Olympic success, trend-setting, and rivalry.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BUC

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 BUC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BASKET WILLIAMS

Buckley, James

Summary: An introduction to the most famous pirate in history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2015

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1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT People Who Blackbeard

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