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Tim Green


Tim Green

Tim Green, himself an adopted child who has written movingly of his own search for his birth parents in A MAN AND HIS MOTHER, has brought the experience of those feelings to Troy White, whose longing to know his father was evoked in Tim's first novel for young readers, the New York Times bestseller FOOTBALL GENIUS. A former star defensive end with the Atlanta Falcons, Tim earned his law degree from Syracuse University and began writing bestselling books for adults, including THE DARK SIDE OF THE GAME and FALSE CONVICTIONS. He's worked as an NFL analyst for FOX Sports and most recently hosted "Find My Family" for ABC TV.

Tim lives with his wife, Illyssa, and their five children in upstate New York, where he enjoys sailing and coaching his children's football and baseball teams.

Tim Green

Books by Tim Green

by Tim Green - Children's, Fiction, Fitness, Health/Fitness, Juvenile Fiction, Sports
Troy’s dreams have backfired.  He’s going to be part of a team with an unbroken losing streak. Knowing that the road to the NFL begins at an early age, Troy fights back. Troy feels ready for a perfect season. But when Troy’s talent for calling plays slips and his abilities as a quarterback are threatened, he’s got to dig deep. And it will take all of Troy’s football genius to turn this team around.
by Tim Green - Fiction, Sports

If anyone understands the phrase "tough luck," it's Harrison. As a foster kid in a cruel home, he knows his dream of one day playing for the NFL is a long shot. Then Harrison's luck seems to change. He is brought into a new home with kind, loving parents --- his new dad is even a football coach. But Harrison's good luck can't last forever...

by Tim Green - Children's, Fiction

Trevor is a Hollywood star who wishes he could play baseball like a real kid. Sam is a real kid who wouldn’t mind taking a swing at acting. It seems everything might work out if the boys switch places. That is, if they can get away with it.

by Tim Green - Fiction

When two rivals find themselves somehow tangled in the same dangerous web of deceit, they discover that they have more in common than their skills on the football field. DEEP ZONE unites Troy, first seen in FOOTBALL GENIUS, and Ty, who was chased by the Mafia in FOOTBALL HERO.

by Tim Green - Fiction, Young Adult 9+

Josh is still flying high from his baseball team's win when his parents start talking divorce. Now his dad is challenging him to play the best of the best at the Little League World Series. With the help of two friends, Josh races to get the facts that can help keep his family together.