Books by Shirley Povich

Shirley Povich grew up in an Orthodox Jewish family in Bar Harbor, Maine. As a teenager, he caddied for Edward B. McLean, owner of The Washington Post, who offered him a job. Povich wrote his first sports story for the Post in 1924. He was president of th


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Released: April 1, 2005

"He knew his readers, too: a perfect gift for all those Washingtonians who miss reading Povich over their morning coffee."
Monday morning quarterbacking—and much more—from the long-time Washington Post sportswriter. Read full book review >