News & Awards

News & Awards

Find out what’s going on with Tim or when that new book is going to be released.  Here you can follow Tim as he travels to schools around the country.  We’ll keep you posted on what’s happening right here.  You can also follow Tim on Facebook and Twitter for more personal updates.

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Books That Speak the Truth to Boys

A new generation of frank novels for teens and preteens aims to do what Judy Blume has done for generations of girls By Erin Geiger Smith March 20, 2017 12:41 p.m. ET “Spurt,” a book for boys 11 to 14, is filled with frank talk about exactly what’s happening to the main character’s young body. […]

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REVIEW of BASEBALL GENIUS from School Library Connection

Baseball Genius 2017. 352pp. $16.99 hc. Aladdin (Simon & Schuster). 9781481468640. Grades 4-8 From the first page to the last, Jalen Deluca’s exploits with his friends will keep readers in suspense. Living with his dad in a run-down train station, Jalen helps his struggling father operate the Silver Liner Diner. More than anything, Jalen wants […]

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Derek Jeter’s New Children’s Book Has Some Nice Things to Say About Derek Jeter

Yankees legend Derek Jeter stopped by CBS This Morning to talk about a new children’s book he co-authored with former Atlanta Falcons linebacker and radio personality Tim Green. The book, titled Baseball Genius, is about a young boy who tries to help a fictional baseball player out of a hitting slump. Along the way, he […]

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Derek Jeter and Tim Green team up for “Baseball Genius”

Two big sports stars are turning a new page in their retirements. New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter is teaming up with the Atlanta Falcons’ Tim Green to tackle the world of children’s books. http://www.cbsnews.com/news/derek-jeter-tim-green-team-up-for-baseball-genius-childrens-book/ “Baseball Genius” by Tim Green and Derek Jeter Published by the Jeter Children’s imprint of Simon & Schuster, a division […]

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Derek Jeter teams up with former Syracuse football star Tim Green to write book

Syracuse, N.Y. — After deciding that he needed a little bit of help in the writing of his 35th book, the subject of which is baseball, Tim Green turned to a guy who knows a little bit about the national pastime. Derek Jeter. Yeah, that Derek Jeter. Baseball Genius Cover Art.jpegTim Green and Derek Jeter […]

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