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Illinois Center for the Book

Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Kindred  

Pen Name: None


Audience: Adult;


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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.

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Selected Titles At Your Library

Glove stories :
ISBN: 0892046856. OCLC Number: 49599435

Sporting News, a division of Vulcan Sports Media,. .

Heroes, fools & other dreamers :
ISBN: 0929264029. OCLC Number: 19031711

Longstreet Press,. .

Sound and fury :
ISBN: 0743262115. OCLC Number: 70122109

Free Press,. .

Describes Muhammad Ali's relationship with Howard Cosell, the sports journalist, which, despite differences in racial, educational, and religious backgrounds, became a mutually respectful friendship.

The Colorado Silver Bullets :
ISBN: 1563521997. OCLC Number: 32514709

Longstreet Press,. .