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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Football player-turned-author wants kids to discover the joys of reading

Former NFL star pens sports-related books for middle schoolers By Alyson Ward, Houston Chronicle Landon knows the boys behind him are making fun of him. He can’t hear everything they say, and he knows he shouldn’t turn around: “Nothing good ever came from three boys laughing and gawking, but he felt drawn to it the […]

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Meet Tim in Texas on Jan 29th!

In celebration of Houston hosting Super Bowl LI, Cool Brains! Inprint Readings for Young People presents an afternoon with Tim Green. The former NFL player from the Atlanta Falcons is a New York Times bestselling author of 18 middle-grade novels and 12 books for adults. He will share his latest sports-centered novel for kids, “Left […]

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Jeter & Green Team Up to Co-Author “Baseball Genius”

NEW YORK, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Recently-retired baseball legend Derek Jeter is co-authoring his next book alongside former NFL-player and prolific author Tim Green. “Baseball Genius” will be published by Simon & Schuster and is slated for a March 2017 release in eBook and hardcover formats. The book is geared towards young readers with […]

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A Great Review by School Library Journal

GREEN, Tim & Derek Jeter. Baseball Genius. 352p. ebook available. S. & S./Aladdin. Mar. 2017. Tr $16.99. ISBN 9781481468640. POP Gr 5-8–Green teams up with Jeter in his latest piece of sports fiction. Jalen is the son of an Italian immigrant. He lives with his father, who works long days at his diner trying to […]

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BASEBALL GENIUS KIRKUS REVIEW

BASEBALL GENIUS Author: Tim Green Author: Derek Jeter Publication Date: March 7, 2017 Category: Fiction Hooking up with a renowned shortstop-turned-publisher, Green shows that the premise of his Football Genius (2007) plays just as well in another sport. It’s not a straight remake, but Green does recycle select plot elements and character types along with […]

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