Most widely held works about Matt Christopher
Most widely held works by Matt Christopher
Football double threat by Stephanie True Peters ( Book )
4 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,394 libraries worldwide
Feeling guilty after accidentally breaking his friend's leg, Rocky Fletcher takes on extra duties at school, from selling chocolate bars and managing his injured friend's student council campaign to playing both offense and defense on the football team.
On the court with-- LeBron James by Matt Christopher ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 2,202 libraries worldwide
This biography of LeBron James discusses his early days playing basketball in Akron, Ohio, his standout performance with the Cleveland Cavaliers, and his reputation as a team player.
Soccer hero by Stephanie True Peters ( Book )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 2,148 libraries worldwide
"Rob Lasher is just an ordinary soccer player, good at the game, but not great. Then one afternoon, he saves his coach's life in front of all his teammates. Suddenly, he's the team's hero, when the squad manages to find a replacement coach, he's back on the field with his teammates again. So why isn't Rob happy?"--front inside flap.
The kid who only hit homers by Matt Christopher ( Book )
32 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,100 libraries worldwide
A boy becomes a phenomenal baseball player one summer when a mysterious stranger resembling Babe Ruth befriends him.
Dirt bike racer by Matt Christopher ( Book )
12 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,831 libraries worldwide
Twelve-year-old Ron Baker finds a minibike while scuba diving and, with the help of a former motorcycle rider and racer, restores the bike and enters competition.
Soccer halfback by Matt Christopher ( Book )
15 editions published between 1978 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,763 libraries worldwide
A young boy is pressured by his family to abandon his promising soccer career for football.
The hit-away kid by Matt Christopher ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,704 libraries worldwide
Barry McGee, hit-away batter for the Peach Street Mudders, enjoys winning so much that he has a tendency to bend the rules; then the dirty tactics of the pitcher on a rival team give him a new perspective on sports ethics.
Ice magic by Matt Christopher ( Book )
15 editions published between 1973 and 2009 in English and held by 1,632 libraries worldwide
The twins' toy hockey game seems to be magic as it plays games identical to the real ones before they even happen.
Tough to tackle by Matt Christopher ( Book )
20 editions published between 1971 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,628 libraries worldwide
Disappointed at first by not being large enough to make quarterback, Boots discovers that there is as much challenge in playing tackle.
Skateboard tough by Matt Christopher ( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 1,613 libraries worldwide
When Brett's skateboarding abilities dramatically and inexplicably improve after using the Lizard, a skateboard mysteriously unearthed in his front yard, his friends start to wonder if the skateboard is haunted.
Return of the home run kid by Matt Christopher ( Book )
12 editions published between 1992 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,583 libraries worldwide
Sylvester Coddmyer III is having a dismal baseball season until he takes advice from a mysterious ex-ballplayer named Cheeko and starts to play more aggressively.
Baseball pals by Matt Christopher ( Book )
23 editions published between 1956 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,533 libraries worldwide
Voted captain of his baseball team, Jimmie declares himself pitcher, even though Paul is a better pitcher. When the team begins to lose games and his teammates begin to lose confidence in him.
The lucky baseball bat by Matt Christopher ( Book )
10 editions published between 1954 and 2009 in English and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Marty loses his lucky baseball bat, and his confidence along with it, and wonders if he will recover both in time to help the Tigers win the championship.
The hockey machine by Matt Christopher ( Book )
13 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in English and held by 1,503 libraries worldwide
Abducted by a "fan" and forced to become a member of a professional junior hockey team, thirteen-year-old star center, Steve Crandall quickly realizes that he must play not only to win but to survive.
Catcher with a glass arm by Matt Christopher ( Book )
16 editions published between 1964 and 2009 in English and held by 1,485 libraries worldwide
Jody is a catcher who does not throw well, and after he is hit by a ball, is afraid of pitched balls, but he is able to overcome his fear and humiliation.
Challenge at second base by Matt Christopher ( Book )
9 editions published between 1962 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,481 libraries worldwide
When Stan is tempted to quit baseball after a few setbacks, he receives a mysterious note telling him to stick it out, and soon finds himself face-to-face with the challenge at second base.
Dirt bike runaway by Matt Christopher ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,476 libraries worldwide
A shy, unhappy sixteen-year-old with a talent for working with motorcycles runs away from his foster home and gets involved with a variety of people, both bad and good.
The year Mom won the pennant by Matt Christopher ( Book )
10 editions published between 1968 and 2001 in English and held by 1,472 libraries worldwide
The boys are all hesitant when one boy's mother is the only parent who volunteers to coach their Little League team, but there is quite a surprise in store for them.
The basket counts by Matt Christopher ( Book )
7 editions published between 1958 and 2009 in English and held by 1,440 libraries worldwide
Long practice improves Mel's value as a basketball player, but he finds it difficult to surmount the prejudice of Caskie Bennett, the basketball team's star player and Mel's new neighbor.
The dog that pitched a no-hitter by Matt Christopher ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2010 in English and held by 1,407 libraries worldwide
Mike's telepathic dog Harry is able to send him secret signals about the opposing players on the baseball field, but Mike's weak pitching arm requires them to find another plan to save the game.
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