Boston Public Library
Knockout Sports Novels
Booklists for Adults

Bradley, John Ed. THE BEST THERE EVER WAS. Atlantic, 1990.

Brown, Rita Mae. SUDDEN DEATH. Bantam, 1983.

Coover, Robert. WHATEVER HAPPENED TO GLOOMY GUS OF THE CHICAGO BEARS. Simon & Schuster, 1987.

Cornwell, Bernard. WILDTRACK. Putnam, 1988.

Crews, Harry. BODY. Poseiden, 1990.

DeLillo, Don. END ZONE. Houghton Mifflin, 1972.

Francis, Dick. HOT MONEY. Putnam, 1987.

Gent, Peter. NORTH DALLAS AFTER FORTY. Villard, 1989.

Jenkins, Dan. SEMI-TOUGH. Atheneum, 1972.

Keating, H.R.F. A RUSH ON THE ULTIMATE. Doubleday, 1982.

Kinsella, W.P. THE IOWA BASEBALL CONFEDERACY. Houghton Mifflin, 1986.

Kosinski, Jerzy. PASSION PLAY. St. Martin's, 1979.

Lathen, Emma. MURDER WITHOUT ICING. Simon and Schuster, 1972.

Leavy, Jane. SQUEEZE PLAY. Doubleday, 1990.

Llewellyn, Sam. DEATH ROLL. Summit, 1989.

Lovesey, Peter. THE DETECTIVE WORE SILK DRAWERS. Dodd, Mead, 1971.

MacLean, Alister. CIRCUS. Doubleday, 1975.

McNab, Tom. THE FAST MEN. Simon and Schuster, 1986.

Masefield, John. THE BIRD OF DAWNING. Macmillan, 1933.

Parker, Robert B. PLAYMATES. Putnam, 1989.

Plimpton, George. THE CURIOUS CASE OF SIDD FINCH. Macmillan, 1987.

Sheed, Wilfred. THE BOYS OF WINTER. Knopf, 1987.

Shiner, Lewis. SLAM. Doubleday, 1990.

Smith, Wilbur. THE EYE OF THE TIGER. Doubleday, 1975.

Stein, Harry. HOOPLA. Knopf, 1983.

Warren, Patricia. THE FRONT RUNNER. Morrow, 1974.

Whitney, Phyllis. SNOWFIRE. Doubleday, 1973.

Compiled by Moonyean Carlton, General Library, August, 1991