Betty Hicks

Betty Hicks is the author of this season’s Basketball Bats (see page 16) and several sports novels for older readers, including Busted! (see page 28) and I Smell Like Ham . She lives in Greensboro, North Carolina.

 


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The Worm Whisperer

Betty Hicks, illustrated by Ben Hatke
Roaring Brook Press

You've heard of Horse Whisperers and Dog Whisperers, but Ellis thinks he might be a Worm Whisperer! Ellis Coffey loves animals. He spends so much time...


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Doubles Troubles
Gym Shorts
Betty Hicks, illustrated by Simon Gane
Roaring Brook Press

DOUBLE THE TROUBLE, DOUBLE THE FUN. Is it a game, set, match for Henry? Henry wants to win the doubles tennis trophy more than anything. He knows he'd good...


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Swimming with Sharks / Track Attack
Gym Shorts
Betty Hicks; Illustrated by Adam McCauley
Square Fish

Dive into the pool with Rita as she races to join her friends!And cheer for Jazz as she sprints across the finish line!


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Basketball Bats / Goof-Off Goalie
Gym Shorts
Betty Hicks; Illustrated by Adam McCauley
Square Fish

Cheer on the Bats as they try to trounce the Tigers in a basketball battle! And have a ball with Goose and the gang as they perfect their soccer skills!...


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Track Attack
Gym Shorts
by Betty Hicks, illustrated by Simon Gane
Roaring Brook Press

Jazz loves being on the track team! And her dad is her biggest fan -- maybe too big a fan. He argues with the coach, yells at the ref, and screams his head off...


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Scaredy-Cat Catcher
Gym Shorts
Betty Hicks, illustrated by Adam McCauley
Roaring Brook Press

The latest book in the Gym Shorts series is a grand slam with new readers. Rocky was the best catcher in the league until an out-of-control runner broke...


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Swimming with Sharks
Gym Shorts
Betty Hicks, illustrated by Adam McCauley
Roaring Brook Press

DOES RITA HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO SWIM WITH THE SHARKS? Rita’s times aren’t good enough to swim with the Sharks—the team where all her friends compete. At first...


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Busted!

Betty Hicks
Square Fish

If Stuart gets busted by his mom one more time—no soccer!


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Goof-Off Goalie
Gym Shorts
by Betty Hicks, illustrated by Adam McCauley
Roaring Brook Press

SOCCER DREAMS AND PLENTY OF ACTION this second book in the Gym Shorts series scores high with new readers. There’s nothing Goose wants more than to play...


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Basketball Bats
Gym Shorts
by Betty Hicks, illustrated by Adam McCauley
Roaring Brook Press

UNBEATABLE TEAM--MAYBE. UNBEATABLE READING--FOR SURE! The first novel in Betty Hick's Gym Shorts series is a slam-dunk for newly-independent readers. Henry...


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Out of Order

Betty Hicks
Square Fish

Hicks delivers four points of view from stepsiblings in a scrambled family.


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