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Jenkins, Dan

Overview
Works: 104 works in 339 publications in 3 languages and 17,282 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Golf stories  Football stories  Historical fiction  Suspense fiction  Biography  History  Anecdotes  Humor  Sports stories 
Roles: Author, Actor, Editor, Author of introduction, Conceptor, Performer
Classifications: PS3560.E48, 813.54
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Semi-tough by Dan Jenkins( Book )

19 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Commissioned to write a book, a leading player of the New York Giants records the events surrounding the impending Super Bowl game with the New York Jets
Fast copy : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1988 and 2001 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, Betsy Throckmorton comes home to Texas with her new husband to take over her dad's newspaper. Her accidental discovery of a Texas Murder Machine leads to an investigation in her home town
Life its ownself : the semi-tougher adventures of Billy Clyde Puckett and them by Dan Jenkins( Book )

9 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in English and held by 909 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The tale of Billy Clyde Puckett and his friends as he becomes a network commentator after a knee injury halts his playing career
You gotta play hurt : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

11 editions published between 1991 and 2015 in English and held by 785 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Tom, a globe-trotting columnist for a national weekly, finds his life changed romantically and journalistically
Rude behavior : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The racist, sexist and generally politically incorrect Texas football player, Billy Clyde Puckett, forms a football team of his own and takes them to the Super Bowl. A tongue-in-cheek look at the football industry by the author of Semi-Tough
Baja Oklahoma by Dan Jenkins( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Jenkins' second best-known novel, Baja Oklahoma, features protagonist Juanita Hutchins, who can cuss and politically commentate with the best of Jenkins' male protagonists. Still convincingly female, though in no way dumb and girly, fortyish Juanita serves drinks to the colorful crew patronizing Herb's Cafe in South Fort Worth, dates a fellow middle-ager whose connections with the oil industry are limited to dipstick duty at his filling station, and also hopes to become a singer-songwriter in the real country tradition of Bob Wills and Willie Nelson. Too many of her early songwriting resu
Slim and none by Dan Jenkins( )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Since the days when golfing was done with a shepherd's crook, only seven men have one a major after the age of 44. BJ figures his chances are slim and none. Fresh from divorce number three and competing against a prodigy youngster, he knows he's past his prime but wants to be more than an "in other news" in the golf world. Not helping matters is the prodigy's attractive mother, who just might end up being wife number four
Fast copy by Dan Jenkins( )

9 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1935, Betsy Throckmorton moves back to her hometown of Claybelle, Texas. Her father has promised that she can run his newspaper and that her husband can take over his radio station. Betsy is determined to enlighten the population of Claybelle, vowing that there will be no more stories about how to make peach preserves. But after her husband is killed while investigating a story, Betsy devotes new fervor to uncovering the truth behind his death and delves into the corrupt Texas justice system
The franchise babe by Dan Jenkins( )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fortysomething sportswriter Jack Brannon is bored to tears with the men's tour. So he decides to check out Ginger Clayton, the hot, new franchise babe on the ladies' links. Things get interesting in a hurry, as it becomes clear somebody wants the gorgeous superstar disqualified for good
Dead solid perfect by Dan Jenkins( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 2009 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenny Lee Puckett has yet to find game and fortune as a professional golfer, but he keeps swinging, hoping to make a name for himself. One of many fringe players on the tour, Puckett has been no more successful on the marriage circuit. Despite the old adage, the third time isn't the charm, as Puckett seems certain to see another walk down the aisle end up in divorce court. Still, there's always the promise of the greens, and Puckett is gunning for a U.S. Open title that could turn everything around
Rude behavior : a novel by Dan Jenkins( )

11 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The racist, sexist and generally politically incorrect Texas football player, Billy Clyde Puckett, forms a football team of his own and takes them to the Super Bowl. A tongue-in-cheek look at the football industry by the author of Semi-Tough
The money-whipped steer-job three-jack give-up artist : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 543 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bobby Joe Grooves is trying hard for a spot on the Ryder Cup team, but he's held back by two ex-wives and a girlfriend; "a completely rational fear of reptiles; tempting but dangerous groupies; and his embarrassing lack of a career major."--Jacket
The franchise babe : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 512 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tired of the tedium of the PGA tour, forty-seven-year-old, twice-divorced journalist Jack Brannon, who covers golf for a major sports magazine, decides to turn his attention to the hot new teenagers reviving interest in the LPGA tour, especially gorgeous Ginger Clayton
You call it sports, but I say it's a jungle out there by Dan Jenkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2015 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Classic pieces by one of the most famous sportswriters of all time"--Cover subtitle
Dead solid perfect by Dan Jenkins( )

9 editions published between 1971 and 2011 in English and held by 453 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenny Lee Puckett has yet to find game and fortune as a professional golfer, but he keeps swinging, hoping to make a name for himself. One of many fringe players on the tour, Puckett has been no more successful on the marriage circuit. Despite the old adage, the third time isn't the charm, as Puckett seems certain to see another walk down the aisle end up in divorce court. Stil, there's always the promise of the greens, and Puckett is gunning for a U.S. Open title that could turn everything around
Bubba talks : of life, love, sex, whiskey, politics, movies, food, foreigners, teenagers, football, and other matters that occasionally concern human beings by Dan Jenkins( )

7 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dan Jenkins work is a series of reflections from the quintessential American redneck--a lover of hot ladies, football, cheeseburgers, and Firebirds
Slim and none : a novel by Dan Jenkins( Book )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 432 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still without a win in a major championship, golfer Bobby Joe Grooves continues his quest for success, confronting new rivals, including Scott Benson, an arrogant young man with a gorgeous mother who soon captures Bobby Joe's attention
Jenkins at the Majors : sixty years of the world's best golf writing, from Hogan to Tiger by Dan Jenkins( Book )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jenkins has selected the best of his original dispatches from the past sixty years
Fairways and greens : the best golf writing of Dan Jenkins by Dan Jenkins( Book )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2001 in English and held by 294 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains a collection of writings on the game of golf
Limo by Dan Jenkins( Book )

9 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 290 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mallory, head of network planning, has a lunatic boss who dreams up an impossible program concept. Mallory struggles to make the deadline in a ribald, chaotic mess
 
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Rude behavior : a novel
Alternative Names
Dan Jenkins Sportswriter

Jenkins, Dan

Jenkins, Daniel H.

Jenkins, Thomas B.

Jenkins Thomas B. 1929-....

Дэн Дженкинс

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Languages
English (193)

Spanish (2)

Chinese (2)

Covers
Fast copy : a novelRude behavior : a novelBaja OklahomaDead solid perfectThe money-whipped steer-job three-jack give-up artist : a novelThe franchise babe : a novelSlim and none : a novelJenkins at the Majors : sixty years of the world's best golf writing, from Hogan to Tiger