Miracle on 49th Street: Book summary and reviews of Miracle on 49th Street by Mike Lupica

Miracle on 49th Street

by Mike Lupica

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Miracle on 49th Street by Mike Lupica
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  • Published in USA  Oct 2006
    256 pages
    Genre: Novels

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Josh Cameron has it all: a World Championship ring with the Boston Celtics, an MVP award, a clean-cut image, and the adoration of millions. What he doesn’t have is family. Until the day 12-year-old smartaleck Molly Parker confronts him in a parking lot and claims to be his daughter - the only daughter of Jen Parker, Josh’s college sweetheart and the still the only girl he’s ever loved. Trouble is, Jen Parker died last year, and now Molly has tracked down the father she never knew, the one her mother never wanted her to know about.

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"A winning novel, creating a realistic character in Molly by authentically capturing both her fragility and pluck." - Booklist
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Gracie

a good book
I loved the book. It was amazing.

Grace

Great book: Miracle on 49th Street
This is definitely one of the top five books that I have ever read. All of the characters in it are awesome! The girl (Molly Parker) acts exactly how I imagine someone in her situation acting. If there were a 100 rating, I would definitely give it to this book.

Rebeccah

great!
I thought this book was very good.

damien

best book ever
This book is a sad and happy ending type. I hope you all enjoy it.

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Mike Lupica Author Biography

Mike Lupica is one of the most prominent sports writers in America. His longevity at the top of his field is based on his experience and insider's knowledge, coupled with a provocative presentation that takes an uncompromising look at the tumultuous world of professional sports. Today he is a syndicated columnist for the New York Daily News, which includes his popular "Shooting from the Lip" column, which appears every Sunday.

He began his newspaper career covering the New York Knicks for the New York Post at age 23. He became the youngest columnist ever at a New York paper with the New York Daily News, which he joined in 1977. For more than 30 years, Lupica has added magazines, novels, sports biographies, other non-fiction books on sports, as well as television to his...

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