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8 edition of Jerry West (Basketball Hall of Famers) found in the catalog.

Jerry West (Basketball Hall of Famers)

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Published by Rosen Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation - Basketball,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Sports & Recreation,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Biography,
  • West, Jerry,,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • United States,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • 1938-,
  • Basketball players

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8120353M
    ISBN 100823934829
    ISBN 109780823934829
    OCLC/WorldCa47168627

    The Happy Hollisters series is a children’s mystery/adventure series of books started in by the Stratemeyer Syndicate and author/partner Andrew E. Svenson, using the pseudonym Jerry West. Jerry West, American basketball player, coach, and general manager who spent 40 noteworthy years with the Los Angeles Lakers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and was depicted in the NBA logo. He helped the Lakers win a championship in Learn more about West’s life and career.

      NBA Icon Jerry West has finally revealed what made him one of the game's most tormented figures during a Hall of Fame playing career and later as one of .   "Jerry addresses that in his book because Jerry and his father had a strained relationship," Karen said of those encounters. West's older brother, Charles, said he was not always in the house when Jerry was a youngster.

      Jerry West and Jonathan Coleman on WEST BY WEST Hachette Book Group. Loading Unsubscribe from Hachette Book Group? Cancel Jerry West . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Jerry West books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.


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Review "Anyone who follows basketball knows that Jerry West was a supreme athlete and a brilliant general manager. What I did not know until reading this powerful book was just how complex he is.

West by West is a rounded, honest and moving exploration not just of West's life under the arena spotlights, but his passages through his darkest hours.4/4(). Jerry West has 36 books on Goodreads with ratings.

Jerry West’s most popular book is The Happy Hollisters (Happy Hollisters, #1). In this marvelous book—the first biography of the basketball legend—award-winning reporter and author Roland Lazenby traces Jerry West’s brilliant career from the coalfields near Cabin Creek, West Virginia, to the bare-knuckled pre-expansion era of the NBA, from the Lakers’ Riley-Magic-Kareem Showtime era to Jackson–Kobe–Shaq teams of the early twenty-first century, and beyond/5(21).

Jerry West has 12 books on Goodreads with ratings. Jerry West’s most popular book is West by West: My Charmed, Tormented Life. Looking for books by Jerry West. See all books authored by Jerry West, including The Happy Hollisters and the Punch and Judy Mystery, and The Happy Hollisters at Snowflake Camp: and more on "I have just read Jerry West's memoir, West by West and it's a great read.

This is a very insightful book about one the greatest basketball players and minds that has ever been involved the game. You can finally get to understand the man from the inside of his life and not have to 4/4().

Jerry West is the NBA's version of the Buffalo Bills - great talent and lost REPEATEDLY to the Celtics in the finals in the 60's. This book is fairly interesting - telling of how he came from humble beginnings in West Virginia, paints a picture of a much smaller, less popular NBA /5.

52 Lessons from Network Marketing is a personal development book specifically geared towards network marketers. The Author, Jerry West, is a Network Marketing Professional and motivational leader who went from bankruptcy to multiple 6-figure income earner in just a few short years/5(20).

He is one of basketball's towering figures: "Mr. Clutch," who mesmerized his opponents and fans. The coach who began the Lakers' resurgence in the s. The general manager who helped bring "Showtime" to Los Angeles, creating a championship-winning force that continues to this day.

Now, for the first time, the legendary Jerry West tells his story-from his tough childhood in West. Jerry West West at the White House in September Los Angeles Clippers Position Executive board member League NBA Personal information Born () (age 82) Chelyan, West Virginia Nationality American Listed height 6 ft 3 in ( m) [a] Listed weight lb (79 kg) Career information High school East Bank (East Bank, West Virginia) College West Virginia (–) College: West Virginia (–).

Well, maybe Jerry West, for one. He played basketball, he writes, “to try and feel good about myself when everything else in my life was confusing and frustratingly unexplainable.” An abusive father, an emotionally remote mother and the Korean War death of a favorite older brother accounted for this withdrawn, overly sensitive youth who.

Jerry West -- the complete book list. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account.

Both registration and sign in support using google and facebook. Jerry West was the pen name assigned to Svenson when he started writing The Happy Hollisters for the Stratemeyer Syndicate.

The Stratemeyer Syndicate was a book packager, well-known for its development of children’s book series including Tom Swift, The Bobbsey Twins, The Hardy Boys, and Nancy Drew.4/5. View the profiles of people named Jerry West. Join Facebook to connect with Jerry West and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power to share.

Jerry West was a basketball legend one of the greatest. It's a shame that he had to tarnish that legend with this self-serving, poor-little-millionaire memoir/5.

This is a very interesting book. Jerry West took the liberty of writing his book the way he wanted to write it. Not an autobiography summarizing his good deeds but rather a brutally honest review of his weaknesses and continual mention of his friends/associates that he compliments for their role in his life/5().

Jerry West discusses his new book, "West By West: My Charmed, Tormented Life," in which he discusses his rough childhood, his career, and. In this marvelous book—the first biography of the basketball legend—award-winning reporter and author Roland Lazenby traces Jerry West’s brilliant career from the coalfields near Cabin Creek, West Virginia, to the bare-knuckled pre-expansion era of the NBA, from the Lakers’ Riley-Magic-Kareem Showtime era to Jackson–Kobe–Shaq teams Brand: Random House Publishing Group.

"I have just read Jerry West's memoir, West by West and it's a great read. This is a very insightful book about one the greatest basketball players and minds that has ever been involved the game.

This is a very insightful book about one the greatest basketball players and minds that has ever been involved the game/5(35). The books plumbs the depths of West’s despair, publishing the letter Karen writes to the Lakers owner Jerry Buss, who has finally let West.

The series was published by the Stratemeyer Syndicate and entirely written by Andrew E. Svenson (–) under the pseudonym Jerry West. Helen S. Hamilton (–) illustrated the books. 1 Description 2 List of titles.Jerry West eBooks. Buy Jerry West eBooks to read online or download in PDF or ePub on your PC, tablet or mobile device.