Elle of the Ball


  • Author: Elena Delle Donne
  • Release Date : 2018-03-13
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • File Size: 1831029 Bytes


From 2015 WNBA MVP, 2016 Olympic gold medalist, and global ambassador to the Special Olympics Elena Delle Donne comes the first novel in a brand-new middle grade series with as much heart as there is game.Elle Deluca is a seventh grader who is tall—not just sort of tall. She’s six feet tall. And for a twelve-year-old girl, this means that her basketball team has high hopes for her changing positions and becoming their starting center. But a new position is not the only footwork she has to learn. Her class’s dance unit in gym is coming up, and that means she has to learn ballroom dance steps with a boy much shorter than her—and perform publically for a grade.In the first book in WNBA MVP and Olympic gold medalist Elena Delle Donne’s Hoops se...

Elle of the Ball
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Elle of the Ball


  • Author : Elena Delle Donne
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-03-13
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534412330


Elle of the Ball Book Description :

From 2015 WNBA MVP, 2016 Olympic gold medalist, and global ambassador to the Special Olympics Elena Delle Donne comes the first novel in a brand-new middle grade series with as much heart as there is game. Elle Deluca is a seventh grader who is tall—not just sort of tall. She’s six feet tall. And for a twelve-year-old girl, this means that her basketball team has high hopes for her changing positions and becoming their starting center. But a new position is not the only footwork she has to learn. Her class’s dance unit in gym is coming up, and that means she has to learn ballroom dance steps with a boy much shorter than her—and perform publically for a grade. In the first book in WNBA MVP and Olympic gold medalist Elena Delle Donne’s Hoops ...

The Hoops Collection

The Hoops Collection


  • Author : Elena Delle Donne
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2020-03-31
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 153446784X


The Hoops Collection Book Description :

From WNBA MVP, Olympic gold medalist, and global ambassador to the Special Olympics Elena Delle Donne comes a middle grade series with as much heart as there is game—now in a collectible boxed set! Elle Deluca is a seventh grader who is tall—not just sort of tall. She’s six feet tall. And her basketball team has high hopes for her. Elle throws herself into the game but struggles to deal with the pressure to perform well and even starts to wonder if the thrill of her former favorite sport is worth the weight of everyone’s expectations. Follow Elle’s journey to stay true to herself through all five books of the Hoops series in this boxed set that includes: Elle of the Ball Full-Court Press Out of Bounds Digging Deep Swish...

Swish

Swish


  • Author : Elena Delle Donne
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2020-03-17
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534441286


Swish Book Description :

From WNBA MVP, Olympic gold medalist, and global ambassador to the Special Olympics Elena Delle Donne comes the fifth novel in a middle grade series with as much heart as there is game. Elle has been having a lot of fun on the volleyball team, a mentality she has decided to take with her to basketball once she rejoins the team. But even though Elle has decided she wants to return…will her teammates and coach welcome her back with open arms? It may take more than a swish to make this a winning decision!...

It s Always Been You

It s Always Been You


  • Author : Elle Wright
  • Publisher : Harlequin
  • Release Date : 2018-01-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781488081286


It s Always Been You Book Description :

They just crossed the line… Newly minted Dr. Lovely “Love” Washington plans to devote her medical career to helping women. But her own happy ending eludes her. Then one morning she wakes up in a Vegas hotel under the sheets with the very familiar and extremely charming Dr. Drake Jackson. The longtime best friends didn’t only become overnight lovers. They got married, even if neither remembers tying the knot. And Love is tormented by sizzling memories of the passion-filled night they shared. Matters of the heart have always fascinated Drake. Now the aspiring cardiothoracic surgeon and in-demand playboy must confront his growing feelings for his oldest, most alluring, off-limits friend. Amid a disastrous family reunion and the unwanted attentio...

The World is a Ball
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The World is a Ball


  • Author : John Doyle
  • Publisher : Doubleday Canada
  • Release Date : 2010-05-11
  • Genre: Sports & Recreation
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780307374455


The World is a Ball Book Description :

Globe and Mail columnist John Doyle explores the international phenomenon of soccer In A Great Feast of Light, John Doyle viewed his childhood in Ireland through the television screen. Now, he turns his eye to the most popular sport on the planet: soccer. It's a journey that begins with the first game John saw, in 1960s-era Ireland, through soccer in the 21st century - the World Cups in 02 and 06, the European Championships in 04 and 08. And Doyle has traveled the globe during the build-up to next year's World Cup 2010. In between the drunken fans, crazed taxi drivers, leprechauns and lederhosen, Doyle muses on the evolution of soccer as a global phenomenon. He shows a sport where for 90 minutes on the pitch anything seems possible. A game where colo...

The Temptation of Gracie
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

The Temptation of Gracie


  • Author : Santa Montefiore
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster UK
  • Release Date : 2019-04-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471179969


The Temptation of Gracie Book Description :

An unforgettable tale of love lost and rediscovered, set in the enchanting backdrop of Italy—from internationally bestselling author Santa Montefiore, whose books have sold more than 6 million copies worldwide. Love may be lost, but it’s not gone forever. When Gracie Burton stumbles upon a weeklong cooking course at Castello Montefosco, a castle in the sun-kissed Tuscan countryside, she cannot resist the opportunity to revisit the past she left behind in Italy. Since her husband’s death eight years earlier, Gracie has grown apart from her daughter, Carina, a high-powered businesswoman in London and her granddaughter, Anastasia, who would rather spend her time on her phone than with her family, but both women decide to join her. Little do they k...

Midnight Action
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Midnight Action


  • Author : Elle Kennedy
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2014-11-04
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781101634783


Midnight Action Book Description :

She’s got a broken heart... and a fully loaded arsenal.... Ex–army ranger Jim Morgan leads a team of elite mercenaries, but eighteen years ago in Paris, he was part of a black ops unit whose mission was to hunt down a rogue operative. In order to trap the criminal, Jim seduced Noelle, the man’s daughter—a ruthless act that cost him the love of his life and turned her into a mortal enemy. Now he can’t trust her, but he still desires her. He also needs her help.... Older, wiser, and unwilling to play the fool again, Noelle runs a group of highly skilled assassins. And she’s just been offered the hit of the century: Eliminate Jim Morgan. History gives them no reason to trust each other, but with their lives in jeopardy at the hands of a comm...

Goldie Vance

Goldie Vance


  • Author : Hope Larson
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2018-06-09
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641440844


Goldie Vance Book Description :

Sixteen-year-old Marigold “Goldie” Vance has an insatiable curiosity and dreams of one day becoming a detective. Luckily for Goldie, with the St. Pascal Rockin’ the Beach Music Festival coming to town, there’s plenty of inexplicable shenanigans keeping her gumshoe brain busy, from mysterious power outages, to missing musicians, to Russian spies hiding in the shadows! Created by The New York Times bestselling and Eisner Award-winning creator, Hope Larson (A Wrinkle in Time: The Graphic Novel), and Brittney Williams (Patsy Walker, A.K.A. Hellcat), writer Jackie Ball and artist Elle Power bring you a rockin’ new mystery in this Goldie Vance original graphic novel!...

The Billionaire Cinderella Test

The Billionaire Cinderella Test


  • Author : Elle James
  • Publisher : Elle James
  • Release Date : 2015-03-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781626950177


The Billionaire Cinderella Test Book Description :

Billionaire Online Dating Service. Let us find your perfect match! Desperate to find a date to his own charity ball, billionaire Gage Tate agrees to give his friend's online dating system a try. Tired of gold-diggers and society debutantes, he wants a woman who isn't after his money, and won't become a bridezilla-wanna-be when exposed to his high-society world and the trappings of wealth. She never expected a computer program to be her fairy godmother... Fiona McKenzie returns home from college to discover the family ranch threatened by foreclosure. Desperate to find a way to earn enough money to pay off medical and mortgage bills, she'll do practically anything to save the home she loves. Unbeknownst to Fiona, her stepsisters enter her name in an on...

Good Boy
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Good Boy


  • Author : Elle Kennedy
  • Publisher : Rennie Road Books
  • Release Date : 2017-01-31
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781942444305


Good Boy Book Description :

Hosting her brother’s wedding for an MVP guest list is the challenge of Jess Canning’s life. Already the family screw-up, she can’t afford to fail. And nobody (nobody!) can learn of the colossal mistake she made with the best man during a weak moment last spring. It was wrong, and there will not be a repeat. Absolutely not. Even if he is the sexiest thing on two legs. Blake Riley sees the wedding as fate’s gift to him. Jess is the maid of honor and he’s the best man? Let the games begin. So what if he’s facing a little (fine, a lot) of resistance? He just needs to convince the stubborn blonde that he’s really a good boy with a bad rap. Luckily, every professional hockey player knows that you’ve got to make an effort if you want to sco...