WorldCat Identities

Wallace, Rich

Overview
Works: 59 works in 249 publications in 2 languages and 34,753 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Basketball stories  Sports stories  Young adult works  Soccer stories  Baseball stories 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3623.A55, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rich Wallace
One good punch by Rich Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 2,621 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Michael Kerrigan, writer of obituaries for the Scranton Observer and captain of the track team, is ready for the most important season of his life--until the police find four joints in his school locker, and he is faced with a choice that could change everything
Dunk under pressure by Rich Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,369 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Free throw specialist Cornell "Dunk" Duncan joins the YMCA summer basketball league all-star team, but after losing his confidence in an important game the seventh-grader makes some decisions about becoming an all-around player
Second-string center by Rich Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 2,266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As his own self-confidence grows, seventh-grader Dunk learns to be supportive both on and off the basketball court when his friend Jared goes through a difficult time, even though Jared's failure would provide Dunk more opportunities to prove himself
Takedown by Rich Wallace( Book )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 2,230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Seventh-grader Donald, living with his parents in New Jersey, is determined to master wrestling but discovers that to win at the sport he must learn to control his temper
The roar of the crowd by Rich Wallace( Book )

14 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After years of playing nothing but soccer in Hudson City, New Jersey, Manny has to work very hard to play on the middle school football team, using determination, speed, and smarts to make up for being small and inexperienced
Double fake by Rich Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 2,116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two friends look forward to a season of soccer with the YMCA summer league
Fast company by Rich Wallace( Book )

11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 1,884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When sixth-grader Manny Ramos, one of the fastest runners on the youth football team, joins the new track club, he hopes that his light weight will be a benefit in racing against more experienced guys
Sports camp by Rich Wallace( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 1,516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven-year-old Riley Liston tries to fit in at Camp Olympia, a summer sports camp where he is one of the youngest boys
Dishes by Rich Wallace( Book )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nineteen-year-old Danny spends an eventful summer in Maine, looking for romance, working as a "straight" dishwasher in a gay bar, and trying to reconnect with his estranged father
Wrestling Sturbridge by Rich Wallace( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and Dutch and held by 1,046 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stuck in a small town where no one ever leaves and relegated by his wrestling coach to sit on the bench while his best friend becomes state champion, Ben decides he can't let his last high school wrestling season slip by without challenging his friend and the future
The ball hogs by Rich Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,034 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Ben, a natural athlete and member of the Bobcats co-ed soccer team, wants to overcome his inexperience and prove himself on the field, but his obnoxious teammate, Mark, keeps hogging the ball
Technical foul by Rich Wallace( Book )

12 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in English and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jared, a high-scoring member of the Hudson City Middle School basketball team, gets angry when the point guard accuses him of being responsible for their string of losses, but finally realizes they can win only if he becomes a team player
Playing without the ball : a novel in four quarters by Rich Wallace( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 987 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Feeling abandoned by his parents, who have gone their separate ways and left him behind in a small Pennsylvania town, seventeen-year-old Jay finds hope for the future in a church-sponsored basketball team and a female friend
Kickers : fake out by Rich Wallace( Book )

5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 884 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Ben and other members of the Bobcats co-ed soccer team improve their skills and begin to win, especially after Ben learns the importance of concentration from his older brother and finally masters the fake out
Southpaw by Rich Wallace( Book )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and held by 870 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After moving to New Jersey following his parents' divorce, Jimmy Fleming tries out for the seventh-grade baseball team while also trying cope with his new life and dealing with his overly-competitive father
Losing is not an option : stories by Rich Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 848 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven episodes in the life of a young man, from sneaking into his tenth football game in a row with his best friend in sixth grade to running his last high school race, the Pennsylvania state championships
Emergency quarterback by Rich Wallace( Book )

7 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the Hornets lose their quarterback for the season and the replacement lacks the talent to take charge, the coach picks a solid receiver as emergency quarterback
Benched by Rich Wallace( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nine-year-old Ben learns some lessons in self-control and sportsmanship when his behavior on the soccer field gets him sent to the bench
Game-day jitters by Rich Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 758 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With help from his older brother Larry, nine-year-old Ben learns to cope with his nervousness about the Kickers League playoffs. Includes "Ben's Top Ten Tips for Soccer Players."
Restless : a ghost's story by Rich Wallace( Book )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank, a teenaged ghost who has not been able to move on to a higher realm in the afterlife, tries to connect with his younger brother Herbie, a high school senior who was eight years old when Frank died
 
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One good punch
Alternative Names
Wallace, R.

Languages
English (146)

Dutch (1)

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Dunk under pressureSecond-string centerTakedownThe roar of the crowdDouble fakeFast companySports campDishes