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"COLD FURY defines the modern romantic thriller."�-�NYT�bestselling author Jayne Ann Krentz


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Romance writer and reluctant cop navigate sparks during fateful ride-alongs.


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Journey to a city that�s full of quirky, zany superheroes finding love while they battle over-the-top, evil ubervillains bent on world domination.


Fast Break by Mike Lupica

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Robert B. Parker's Blood Feud, December 2018
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Fast Break, November 2015
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Qb 1, January 2013
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True Legend, September 2012
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Game Changers, May 2012
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The Batboy, March 2010
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The Million Dollar Throw, November 2009
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Long Shot, October 2008
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The Big Field, March 2008
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Fast Break
Mike Lupica

Philomel
November 2015
On Sale: November 3, 2015
272 pages
ISBN: 0399256067
EAN: 9780399256066
Kindle: B00R3GAPQS
Hardcover / e-Book
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Young Adult Sports

From the #1 bestselling author of Heat, Travel Team and Million-Dollar Throw comes a feel-good basketball tale reminiscent of The Blind Side.

Forced to live on his own after his mom dies and her boyfriend abandons him, 12-year-old Jayson does whatever it takes to get by. He will do anything to avoid the foster care system. Besides, his real home has always been the beat-up basketball court behind the projects in the North Carolina hills, and his family has always been his friends and teammates.

He manages to get away with his deception until the day he gets caught stealing a new pair of basketball sneakers. Game over. Within a day a social worker places him with a family from the other side of town, the Lawtons. New home, new school, new teammates.

Jayson, at first, is combative, testing the Lawtons' patience at every turn. He wants out, yet the Lawtons refuse to take the bait. But not everyone in Jayson's new life is so ready to trust him--and even Jayson's old friends give him a hard time now that he's attending a school full of rich kids. It's on Jayson to believe that he deserves a better life than the one he once had.

The ultimate prize if he can? A trip to play in the state finals at Cameron Indoor Stadium–home to the Duke Blue Devils and launching pad to his dream of playing big time college ball. Getting there will be a journey that reaches far beyond the basketball court.

In the tradition of uplifting stories like The Blind Side, Fast Break has all the family-friendly sports action Mike Lupica has become known and loved for.

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