David Kindred

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General Information

Name: David Kindred

Pen Name: None



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Email: dkindred@sportingnews.com

Illinois Connection

Kindred is from Atlanta, Illinois. His first job was at the Lincoln Evening Courier in Lincoln, Illinois. He attended Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Illinois.

Biographical and Professional Information

Dave Kindred a long-time sports columnist and author, is a member of the National Sportscasters and Sportswriters Hall of Fame. He is a recipient of the Red Smith Award for lifetime achievement in sports journalism. He has been a sports columnist for The Washington Post, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Louisville Courier-Journal, Sporting News and The National Sports Daily.

Published Works

  • Heroes, fools & other dreamers: A sportswriter's gallery of extraordinary people, Longstreet Press, 1988
  • The Colorado Silver Bullets for the Love of the Game: For the Love of the Game : Women Who Go Toe-To-Toe With the Men, Longstreet Press, 1995
  • Glove Stories : The Collected Baseball Writings of Dave Kindred , Sporting News, 2003
  • Sound and Fury: Two Powerful Lives, One Fateful Friendship , Free Press, 2006

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Heroes, Fools and Other Dreamers: A Sportswriter's Gallery of Extraordinary People

ISBN: 0929264029
Release Date: 1988-01-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

David Kindred on WorldCat

David Kindred on Amazon


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