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John Feinstein is the author of many bestselling books, including A Season on the Brink, A Good Walk Spoiled, and Where Nobody Knows Your Name: Life in the Minor Leagues of Baseball.
 
His books for young readers—Last Shot,Vanishing Act, Cover-Up, Change-Up, The Rivalry, Rush for the Gold, and Foul Trouble—offer a winning combination of sports, action, and intrigue, with Last Shot receiving the Edgar Allan Poe Award for best young adult mystery.
 
He began his career at the Washington Post, where he worked as both a political and sports reporter. He has also written for Sports Illustrated and the... Read More


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Change-Up: Mystery at the World Series (The Sports Beat, 4)
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

A behind-the-scenes mystery at the World Series from bestseller John Feinstein.

Bestselling author, journalist, and Edgar Award winner John Feinstein is back with another high-stakes sports mystery. Teen reporters Stevie Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson are covering baseball's World Series, and during the course of an interview with a new... Read More
 





Change-Up: Mystery at the World Series (The Sports Beat, 4)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein takes readers behind the scenes at the World Series in this exciting baseball mystery.
 
When teen sports reporters Stevie and Susan Carol are sent to cover the World Series, the talk of the tournament is Norbert Doyle—a late call-up for an underdog team... Read More
 





Cover-up: Mystery at the Super Bowl (The Sports Beat, 3)  
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

The Super Bowl. America's biggest sports spectacle. Over 95 million fans will be watching. But teen sportswriters Stevie Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson know that what they'll be watching is a lie. They know that the entire offensive line of the California Dreams have failed their doping tests. They know the... Read More
 





Cover-up: Mystery at the Super Bowl (The Sports Beat, 3)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein tackles doping in the NFL in this exciting football mystery.
 
The Super Bowl. America’s biggest sports spectacle. Over 95 million fans will be watching, but teen sports reporters Stevie and Susan Carol know that what they’ll be watching is a lie. They know...

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Cover-up: Mystery at the Super Bowl (The Sports Beat, 3)
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein tackles doping in the NFL in this exciting football mystery.
 
The Super Bowl. America’s biggest sports spectacle. Over 95 million fans will be watching, but teen sports reporters Stevie and Susan Carol know that what they’ll be watching is a lie. They know...

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Foul Trouble
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein exposes the big money and back-room deals that pervade college-basketball recruiting in this fast-break young adult novel.
 
Terrell Jamerson is the #1 high school basketball player in the country. His team is poised to win State, top colleges are lining up to give him scholarships, and... Read More
 





Foul Trouble
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein exposes the big money and back-room deals that pervade college-basketball recruiting in this fast-break young adult novel.
 
Terrell Jamerson is the #1 high school basketball player in the country. His team is poised to win State, top colleges are lining up to give him scholarships, and... Read More
 





Foul Trouble
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein exposes the big money and back-room deals that pervade college-basketball recruiting in this fast-break young adult novel.
 
Terrell Jamerson is the #1 high school basketball player in the country. His team is poised to win State, top colleges are lining up to give him scholarships, and... Read More
 





Last Shot: Mystery at the Final Four (The Sports Beat, 1)
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein exposes the real “March Madness”—behind the scenes at the Final Four basketball tournament.
 
When Stevie wins a writing contest for aspiring sports journalists, his prize is a press pass to the Final Four in New Orleans. While exploring the Superdome, he overhears a... Read More
 





Last Shot: Mystery at the Final Four (The Sports Beat, 1)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein exposes the real “March Madness”—behind the scenes at the Final Four basketball tournament.
 
When Stevie wins a writing contest for aspiring sports journalists, his prize is a press pass to the Final Four in New Orleans. While exploring the Superdome, he overhears a... Read More
 





The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game (The Sports Beat, 5)
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein investigates a covert op at the Army-Navy football game in this exciting sports mystery.
 
The Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of Navy have met on the football field since 1890, and it’s a rivalry like no other, filled with tradition.
 
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The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game (The Sports Beat, 5)
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein investigates a covert op at the Army-Navy football game in this exciting sports mystery.
 
The Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of Navy have met on the football field since 1890, and it’s a rivalry like no other, filled with tradition.
 
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The Rivalry: Mystery at the Army-Navy Game (The Sports Beat, 5)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein investigates a covert op at the Army-Navy football game in this exciting sports mystery.
 
The Black Knights of Army and the Midshipmen of Navy have met on the football field since 1890, and it’s a rivalry like no other, filled with tradition.
 
... Read More
 





Rush for the Gold: Mystery at the Olympics (The Sports Beat, 6)
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein dives headfirst into a scandal of Olympic proportions in this exciting sports mystery.
 
Teen sports reporter Susan Carol is competing as a swimmer at her first-ever Olympic games. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime, and her best friend Stevie is both amazed and... Read More
 





Rush for the Gold: Mystery at the Olympics (The Sports Beat, 6)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein dives headfirst into a scandal of Olympic proportions in this exciting sports mystery.
 
Teen sports reporter Susan Carol is competing as a swimmer at her first-ever Olympic games. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime, and her best friend Stevie is both amazed and... Read More
 





Rush for the Gold: Mystery at the Olympics (The Sports Beat, 6)
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover Library Binding

New York Times bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein dives headfirst into a scandal of Olympic proportions in this exciting sports mystery.
 
Teen sports reporter Susan Carol is competing as a swimmer at her first-ever Olympic games. It’s the opportunity of a lifetime, and her best friend Stevie is both amazed and... Read More
 





Vanishing Act: Mystery at the U.S. Open (The Sports Beat, 2)
Written by John Feinstein
Trade Paperback

New York Times bestselling author John Feinstein goes behind closed doors at the US Open . . .
 
When teen sportswriters Stevie Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson score press passes to the U.S. Open they expect drama. They expect blistering serves, smashed returns and fierce competition. What they don't... Read More
 





Vanishing Act: Mystery at the U.S. Open (The Sports Beat, 2)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

New York Times bestselling author John Feinstein goes behind closed doors at the US Open . . .
 
When teen sportswriters Stevie Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson score press passes to the U.S. Open they expect drama. They expect blistering serves, smashed returns and fierce competition. What they don't... Read More
 





The Walk On (The Triple Threat, 1)
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein kicks off a new series for middle grade featuring Alex Myers, a student athlete who tries to take on the sports establishment in his new town.
 
Alex Myers is a triple-threat athlete—great at football, basketball, and baseball. But he’ll have to fight for a spot on... Read More
 





The Walk On (The Triple Threat, 1)
Written by John Feinstein
eBook

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein kicks off a new series for middle grade featuring Alex Myers, a student athlete who tries to take on the sports establishment in his new town.
 
Alex Myers is a triple-threat athlete—great at football, basketball, and baseball. But he’ll have to fight for a spot on... Read More
 





The Walk On (The Triple Threat, 1)
Written by John Feinstein
Hardcover Library Binding

Bestselling sportswriter John Feinstein kicks off a new series for middle grade featuring Alex Myers, a student athlete who tries to take on the sports establishment in his new town.
 
Alex Myers is a triple-threat athlete—great at football, basketball, and baseball. But he’ll have to fight for a spot on... Read More
 

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