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Feinstein, John

Overview
Works: 103 works in 388 publications in 1 language and 43,237 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Anecdotes  Detective and mystery stories  Sports stories  Interviews  Basketball stories  Baseball stories 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.F3343, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Feinstein
Last shot : a Final Four mystery by John Feinstein ( Book )
11 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 4,082 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After winning a basketball reporting contest, eighth graders Stevie and Susan Carol are sent to cover the Final Four tournament, where they discover that a talented player is being blackmailed into throwing the final game
Change-up : mystery at the World Series by John Feinstein ( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 3,360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
While covering baseball's World Series between the Washington Nationals and the Boston Red Sox, teenage sports reporters Stevie and Susan Carol investigate a rookie pitcher whose evasive answers during an interview reveal more than a few contradictions in his life story
Cover-up by John Feinstein ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 3,289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fledgling fourteen-year-old sports reporters Susan Carol and Stevie Thomas investigate suspicious activities at the Super Bowl after Stevie gets fired from his co-anchor job on a ground-breaking teen sports show
A good walk spoiled : days and nights on the PGA tour by John Feinstein ( Book )
16 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in English and held by 2,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals the struggles and triumphs of the world's greatest golfers over the course of a year on the PGA tour
A season on the brink : a year with Bob Knight and the Indiana Hoosiers by John Feinstein ( Book )
9 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and held by 1,723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the 1985-86 season following the Indiana Hoosiers and their coach, Bob Knight through practice sessions, strategy sessions, private talks between Knight and his players, and mid-game huddles on the sidelines
Last dance : behind the scenes at the Final Four by John Feinstein ( Book )
9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,604 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a comprehensive look at the coaches, players, and people behind the scenes of the NCAA Final Four Basketball Tournament. Focuses on the teams participating in the 2005 Final Four: the Michigan State Spartans, the University of Louisville Cardinals, the University of Illinois Fighting Illini, and the University of North Carolina Tar Heels
The majors : in pursuit of golf's Holy Grail by John Feinstein ( Book )
14 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Feinstein accompanies a dozen top golfers as they play [the Masters, the U.S. Open, the British Open, and the PGA Championship], revealing what it is that makes them so demanding -- and what it takes to win such exalted prizes. He takes us onto the courses and into the back rooms to show us how decisions are made on what players will be paired together and where the holes will be placed on different days ... Most of all, The Majors shows us the greatest golfers of our time under the greatest pressure they ever experience."--Jacket
Caddy for life : the Bruce Edwards story by John Feinstein ( Book )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,508 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an inspirational portrait of legendary golf caddy Bruce Edwards, who has been a caddy for Tom Watson since 1973, as he continues the job he loves despite the growing physical limitations of Lou Gehrig's disease
Open : inside the ropes at Bethpage Black by John Feinstein ( Book )
10 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and held by 1,505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
America's sportswriter, John Feinstein, goes behind the scenes of golf's most famed event, the U.S. Open. June 2002 was the first time the Open was held at a public course. Golf's biggest names tell why it meant so much to so many
Tales from Q school : inside golf's fifth major by John Feinstein ( Book )
8 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 1,357 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An account of the 2005 PGA Tour Qualifying Tournament shares the stories of the players who competed for thirty coveted Q school positions, offering insight into their successes and failures as well as the event's grueling initial stages and finals
The last amateurs : playing for glory and honor in Division I college basketball by John Feinstein ( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in English and held by 1,246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the Patriot League, which includes Colgate, Holy Cross, Lafayette, Bucknell, Army and Navy, the author finds college basketball is still played with passion and integrity
Rush for the gold : mystery at the Olympics by John Feinstein ( Book )
8 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two teenaged aspiring journalists who are dating solve a mystery at the 2012 Olympic Games, while one simultaneously competes for a gold medal in swimming
The rivalry : mystery at the Army-Navy game by John Feinstein ( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Eighth-grade sportswriters Stevie and Susan Carol team up to solve a mystery at the famous Army-Navy football game
Where nobody knows your name : life in the minor leagues of baseball by John Feinstein ( Book )
5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,075 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine minor league baseball players, three pitchers, three position players, two managers, and an umpire share their stories of being in limbo, in a league where at any moment they could be called up-- or back-- to the majors
Let me tell you a story : a lifetime in the game by Red Auerbach ( Book )
7 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,041 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red Auerbach, the most successful and admired coach in basketball history, tells the best stories of a legendary life. Auerbach led the Boston Celtics to nine NBA championships--eight consecutive--during his 17 years tenure in Boston, from 1950 to 1966. The fiery coach is a unique personality--brash, opinionated, and unfailingly accurate. As a coach, he never stood still along the sidelines, and in retirement he remains a lively part of the game, still consulted by coaches, players, and general managers at age 86. For years, Feinstein has met regularly with Auerbach and his friends, drawing out Red's life story in a raucous series of sessions, colorful stories about all the players and coaches Red has worked with and played against over the years. Bob Cousy, Larry Bird, Wilt Chamberlain, Sam Jones, Bill Russell, and Michael Jordan--you name them, the basketball greats are all here.--From publisher description
Hard courts by John Feinstein ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Real life on the professional tennis tours"--Jacket subtitle
A season inside : one year in college basketball by John Feinstein ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An inside look at basketball's practice sessions and the tough life of teams and players going nowhere, to a view of the winners and their glory
A march to madness : the view from the floor in the Atlantic Coast Conference by John Feinstein ( Book )
6 editions published between 1998 and 2014 in English and held by 998 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of all nine ACC teams through the 1996-97 season, including "the hidden world of college basketball--the bitter rivalries between coaches, the toll of competition on marriages and careers, the difficulties coaches have in dealing with NBA-bound players, and much more."--Jacket
Play ball : the life and troubled times of major league baseball by John Feinstein ( Book )
5 editions published between 1993 and 2013 in English and held by 974 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reveals the identities of the real controlling forces in the game, answers questions about escalating salaries, and illustrates the financial state of the game
One on one : behind the scenes with the greats in the game by John Feinstein ( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Feinstein returns to the subjects of his first 10 books (from his celebrated sagas of college basketball seasons to insider tell-alls on pro tennis, golf, and the Army-Navy football rivalry). He recounts the most revealing encounters he's had as a sportswriter
 
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Alternative Names
ファインスタイン, ジョン
フェインスタイン, ジョン
フェインステイン, ジョン
Languages
English (180)
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