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Can't Anybody Here Play This Game?: The Improbable Saga of the New York Met's First Year

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Here, back in print, is Jimmy Breslin's marvelous account of the improbable saga of the New York Mets' first year, as Bill Veeck notes in his Introduction, "preserving for all time a remarkable tale of ineptitude, mediocrity, and abject failure." Indeed the…
The Good Rat: A True Story
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|February 10, 2009

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In his inimitable New York voice, Pulitzer Prize winner Jimmy Breslin gives us a look through the keyhole at the people and places that define the Mafia—characters like John Gotti, Sammy "the Bull" Gravano, Anthony "Gaspipe" Casso (named for his weapon of…
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight: A Novel
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|September 1, 1997

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It was a big bestseller when it was originally published in 1969. It became a major motion picture that provided Robert DeNiro with his first film role. Its title has entered into the language as a catch phrase. And it's terrific fun! The Gang That Couldn't…
I Want To Thank My Brain For Remembering Me: A Memoir
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|September 1, 1997

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Call it a miracle, fate, pure luck, or just another day in the city where nothing is usual, but in 1991 Jimmy Breslin narrowly escaped death - which inspired him to write this book about his life. Two years ago, Breslin was having trouble getting his left eyelid…
The Church That Forgot Christ
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|January 11, 2014

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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Jimmy Breslin has established himself as one of America’s most distinctively Catholic voices. We have also come to know Breslin as the cocky guy from Queens, New York, who speaks insolently to powerful people and…
Branch Rickey: A Life
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|February 28, 2012

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The book that inspired Harrison Ford in his portrayal of Branch Rickey in the hit movie “42” In a brilliant match between author and subject, this latest addition to the Penguin Lives series features the inimitable Jimmy Breslin telling the…
The Street & Other Stories
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|October 10, 2000

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One of the world's best-known political figures shares stories that reveal the humanity and indomitable spirit of ordinary people caught up in extraordinary events. The moving accounts of the fictional characters in these eighteen short stories are set against…
They Must Fall: Muhammad Ali And The Men He Fought
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. Exclusive never-before-seen photos of Ali and other stars of the '70s boxing scene. Celebrates one of the greatest heavyweight champions of all time, as well as those who went up against him in the ring. This edition also includes a special introductory essay…
La balance : grandeur et décadence d'un gangster
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Collected Nonfiction: How the Good Guys Finally Won, The World According to Breslin, and The World…

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Colorful, riveting reportage from a one-of-a-kind Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist and New York Times –bestselling author. In his career as a legendary New York City newspaper columnist, Jimmy Breslin “leveled the powerful and elevated the powerless for more…
He Got Hungry and Forgot His Manners: A Fable
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|February 14, 2012

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A Catholic priest sets his sights on sin’s frontline: New York City Father D’Arcy Cosgrove honed his special talents during a mission to Africa, where he ministered to locals about the dangers of sex. To Cosgrove, sex is a menace to societies all across the…
The Novels of Jimmy Breslin: World Without End, Amen; The Gang That Couldn’t Shoot Straight; Table…

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Tough, funny, moving fiction from the New York Times –bestselling author and Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist. Jimmy Breslin was not only “the biggest, the baddest, the brashest, the best columnist in New York City,” he was also an outstanding New York Times…
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