Books by Peter Gent

THE LAST MAGIC SUMMER by Peter Gent
NON-FICTION
Released: June 1, 1996

This poignant if occasionally rambling memoir is a curious departure for Gent, who is known primarily for his rowdy novels of sporting world disclosure (North Dallas Forty, 1973; North Dallas After Forty, 1989; etc.). Read full book review >
THE CONQUERING HEROES by Peter Gent
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 14, 1994

"Predictable and obvious."
Gent tries to do for college basketball what he did for pro football in North Dallas Forty (1973) and The Franchise (1983): blow the lid off the cynicism and corruption festering behind the scenes. Read full book review >