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Lone runner —McLean, Dirk, 1956- author.

"Set in a diverse neighbourhood in Scarborough, Ontario, this book follows Michaela as she goes from a solitary runner to an athlete who contributes to the success of her cross-country team. Discouraged by an incident at...

Diary of a track and field titan —Flint, Shamini, 1969-

"My name is Marcus Atkinson and I am nine years old. I am only good at maths and computer games. Not sport! Dad's latest crazy idea is for me to try track and field. Even worse, it's not just track and field--there are t...

The smell of paint —McFarlane, Sheryl, 1954-

Overcome by anger and then denial, long-distance runner Jess attempts to deal with her mother's cancer alone, refusing to accept help or sympathy from even her closest friends.

Track and field takedown —Maddox, Jake.

When Ring Lake Middle School decides to host an Olympic Fest, Kyle is assigned to compete in the track and field throwing events--will practice make him good, or will he embarrass himself in front of everyone?

Rocking field day —Dean, Kim, 1969- author.

Ready, set, groove! It's field day and Pete is excited for a day filled with fun activities, like the water-balloon toss, three-legged race, an obstacle course, and tug-of-war! Join Pete the Cat and his friends Callie, G...

Patina —Reynolds, Jason, author.

"Patina, "Patty" Jones is the fastest girl on the Defenders track team. A newbie to the track team, Patty must learn to rely on her family and teammates as she tries to outrun her problems. She runs to show the kids that...

Ghost —Reynolds, Jason, author.
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Ghost has a crazy natural talent, but no formal training. If he can stay on track, literally and figuratively, he could be the best sprinter in the city. But Ghost has been running for the wrong reasons, all starting wit...

Taking the lead —Spafford-Fitz, Karen, 1963- author.

"As captain of his school track and field team, Jonas runs only to win. His specialty is the 100-metre sprint. When the team's first track meet does not go as he hoped, Jonas turns his anger on his teammates. He ends up ...

The case of the photo finish. —Keene, Carolyn.

Sabotage threatens to destroy the International High School Track and Field Games, and Nancy is racing to find out who is behind it.

Run, Mo, Run! —Adler, David A.

Mo and his classmates from 2B will compete against the students from class 2M in a track-and-field meet and the winning team will get a surprise dessert! Mo, Jenna, and Dov will compete in the day's final event--the rela...

Run for your life —Levy, Marilyn.

While living in a housing project in Oakland, California, thirteen-year-old Kisha joins a track team which helps her discover that she can be a winner.

Ziggy's blue-ribbon day —Mills, Claudia.

Ziggy does not do well on the school track and field day events, but he feels much better after his classmates recognize his drawing talent.

Patina —Reynolds, Jason, author.
Audio Book on CD
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A newbie to the track team, Patina "Patty" Jones must learn to rely on her family and teammates as she tries to outrun her personal demons.

Ghost —Reynolds, Jason.
Large Print
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"Ghost, a naturally talented runner and troublemaker, is recruited for an elite middle school track team. He must stay on track, literally and figuratively, to reach his full potential"-- Provided by original publisher.

One good punch —Wallace, Rich.

Eigtheen-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...

Back on track —Maddox, Jake, author.

Twelve-year-old Addison Jones would love to try out for the track team, and she knows that she is faster than the other girls, but her single mom is working two jobs and every day after school Addison has to take care of...

Winners and losers —Hoffius, Stephen.

When a heart condition threatens to curtail his friend Daryl's track career, Curt finds himself taking Daryl's place as lead contender for the conference championship and as the new obsession of Daryl's driven father.

Second wind —Hafer, Todd.

Fourteen-year-old Cody faces the challenge of track and field, a school bully, and his father's new girlfriend.

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