Lew Freedman

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General Information

Name: Lew Freedman

Pen Name: None

Genres: Non-Fiction

Born: 1951

Website: www.LewFreedmanBooks.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/lew.freedman

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Illinois Connection

Freedman worked for the Chicago Tribune for seven years.

Biographical and Professional Information

A native of Boston, Massachusetts, Lew Freedman is one of today’s most prolific sportswriters. Having covered almost every major sport from baseball to Alaskan dogsled racing, Freedman is the author of more than 75 books and the winner of more than 250 journalism awards. He lived in Alaska for seventeen years and was previously the sports editor of the Anchorage Daily News and a sports journalist for the Chicago Tribune from 2001 - 2008. He is currently a freelance writer and lives in Columbus, Indiana.

Published Works

  • Real Alaskans: Men and Women Who Make the Great Land Great, Hancock House Publishing, 1990
  • Father of the Iditarod - The Joe Reddington Story, Epicenter Press, 1999
  • Diamonds in the Rough, Epicenter Press, 2000
  • Spirit of the Wind: The Story of George Attla, Alaska's Legendary Sled Dog Sprint Champ, Epicenter Press, 2001
  • One Second to Glory, Epicenter Press, 2001
  • Cubs Essential: Everything You Need to Know to Be a Real Fan, Triumph Books, 2006
  • Stadium Stories: Chicago Bears, Globe Pequot, 2006
  • Game of My Life: Chicago Bears, Sports Publishing , 2006
  • White Sox Essential: Everything You Need to Know to Be a Real Fan!, Triumph Books, 2007
  • Chicago Cubs: Memorable Stories of Cubs Baseball, Sports Publishing, 2007
  • African American Pioneers of Baseball, Greenwood Publishing Company, 2007
  • Chicago Bears: The Complete Illustrated History, Voyageur Press, 2008
  • The 50 Greatest Plays in Chicago Bears Football History, Triumph Books, 2008
  • Dynasty: The Rise of the Boston Celtics, Lions Press, 2008
  • Game of My Life: White Sox: Memorable Stories of Chicago White Sox Baseball, Sports Publishing, 2008
  • Thunder on the Tundra, Alaska Northwest Books, 2008
  • LeBron James: A Biography, Greenwood Press, 2008
  • Baseball: The Way We Were, Chartwell Books, 2008
  • Yukon Quest: The Story of the World's Toughest Sled Dog Race, Epicenter Press, 2010
  • Ted Lambert: The Man Behind the Paintings, University of Alaska Press, 2012
  • Game of My Life Cincinnati Reds: Memorable Stories of Reds Baseball, Skyhorse Publishing, 2013
  • Joe Louis: The Life of a Heavyweight, McFarland & Company, 2013
  • The Packers Experience: A Year-by-Year Chronicle of the Green Bay Packers, MVP Books, 2013
  • Football Stadiums: A Guide to Professional and Top College Stadiums, Firefly Books, 2013
  • Bad Friday: The Great & Terrible 1964 Alaska Earthquake, Epicenter Press, 2013
  • My Season on the Kenai: Fishing Alaska's Greatest Salmon River, Alaska Northwest Books, 2013
  • Lowell Thomas Jr.: Flight to Adventure, Alaska and Beyond, Alaska Northwest Books, 2013
  • Indianapolis Colts: The Complete Illustrated History, MVP Books, 2013
  • The 50 Greatest Players in Boston Red Sox History, Camino Books, 2013
  • Game of My Life Chicago White Sox: Memorable Stories of White Sox Baseball, Sports Publishing, 2013
  • Encyclopedia of Stock Car Racing, Greenwood, 2013
  • Becoming Iron Men: The Story of the 1963 Loyola Ramblers, Texas Tech University Press, 2014
  • A Summer to Remember: Bill Veeck, Lou Boudreau, Bob Feller, and the 1948 Cleveland Indians, Sports Publishing, 2014
  • Pelé: A Biography, Greenwood, 2014
  • Jump Shot: Kenny Sailors: Basketball Innovator and Alaskan Outfitter, WestWinds Press, 2014
  • Racing Toward Recovery: The Extraordinary Story of Alaska Musher Mike Williams Sr., Alaska Northwest Books, 2015
  • Boston Red Sox, Sportszone, 2015
  • Seattle Mariners, Sportszone, 2015


Titles at Your Library

Real Alaskans: Men and Women Who Make the Great Land Great

ISBN: 0888392540
Release Date: 1990-01

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Chicago Cubs: Memorable Stories of Cubs Baseball (Game of My Life)

ISBN: 1596701730
Release Date: 2007-05-01

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African American Pioneers of Baseball

ASIN: B001E0JNZS
Release Date: 2007-04-30


Ted Lambert: The Man Behind the Paintings

ISBN: 1602231656
Release Date: 2012-04-15

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Joe Louis: The Life of a Heavyweight

ISBN: 0786459077
Release Date: 2013-03-22

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The Packers Experience: A Year-by-Year Chronicle of the Green Bay Packers

ISBN: 0760344507
Release Date: 2013-09-15

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Lowell Thomas Jr.: Flight to Adventure, Alaska and Beyond

ISBN: 088240914X
Release Date: 2013-10-01

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The 50 Greatest Players in Boston Red Sox History

ISBN: 1933822740
Release Date: 2013-09-01

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Boston Red Sox (Inside Mlb *2015)

ISBN: 1624034632
Release Date: 2015-01-01

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Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

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External Links

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