Books by Larry Platt

EVERY DAY I FIGHT by Stuart Scott
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 10, 2015

"A class act and a courageous voice to the end."
The posthumous memoir by the sportscaster who brought hip-hop to ESPN and subsequently showed his strength of character through his fight with cancer. Read full book review >
JUST TELL ME I CAN'T by Jamie Moyer
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"A fascinating look at one man's improbable athletic journey, offering insight into one of sport's most cerebral positions."
Philadelphia Inquirer columnist Platt (Only the Strong Survive: The Odyssey of Allen Iverson, 2002, etc.) tells the story of how Moyer turned a below-average career into the stuff of legend, becoming, at 49, the oldest pitcher in Major League Baseball history to win a game. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: April 1, 1999

"I reached my dream and made it to the NBA and if I can't have this and be happy, I don't want it.'"
The travails of five high-profiled basketball players during the 1997—98 season are documented in this unsentimental look at the National Basketball Association's current state of affairs. Read full book review >