Receive a Free Ebook When You Join Our Mailing List!

Author Photo Missing
Author Photo Missing

Madeleine Blais

Madeleine Blais, a former reporter for the Miami Herald, is currently a faculty member at the University of Massachusetts. A collection of her articles, The Heart Is An Instrument: Portraits in Journalism, was published by the University of Massachusetts Press in 1992.


In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle

In These Girls, Hope is a Muscle

by Madeleine Blais

They Were a Talented Team with a Near-Perfect Record. But for Five Straight Years, When it Came to The Crunch of the Playoffs, the Amherst Lady Hurricanes-A "Finesse" High-School Girls' Basketball Team of Nice Girls from A Nice Town-Somehow Lacked the Scrappy, Hard-Driving Desire to Go all the Way. Now ...

Read More  

Want even more?

Subscribe to our newsletter for news and deals from Hachette!