Books for Cheerleaders & Cheer Coaches

Wooden: A Lifetime of Observations and Reflections On and Off the Court
5 of 5 stars
Just amazing. It's organized by themes, not chronologically- and it is not a memoir, yet when I got to the part when he told his team he had decided to retire, I cried. I've been using his Pyramid of Success for almost 10 years now as a coa...
tagged: all-time-favorites, cheerleading, non-fiction, and teaching
Coaching Cheerleading Successfully
4 of 5 stars
tagged: cheerleading and non-fiction
Complete Cheerleading
3 of 5 stars
tagged: cheerleading and non-fiction
The Cheerleader's Guide to Life
4 of 5 stars
tagged: cheerleading and non-fiction

Books on Being Positive (B+)
  • Biro, Brian D. Beyond Success: the 15 Secrets of a Winning Life! Hamilton, MT: Pygmalion, 1997. Print.Carnegie, Dale. How to Win Friends and Influence People. New York: Pocket, 1982. Print.
  • Carney, Mary Lou, and Norman Vincent Peale. The Power of Positive Thinking for Teens. Nashville, TN: Ideals Publications, 2002. Print.Covey, Stephen. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People. London: Simon & Schuster, 1999. Print.
  • Ernst, Karen. A Teacher's Sketch Journal: Observations on Learning and Teaching. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann, 1997. Print.
  • Johnson, Neville L., and John R. Wooden. The John Wooden Pyramid of Success: the Ultimate Guide to Life, Leadership, Friendship and Love Created by the Greatest Coach in the History of Sports. Los Angeles, CA: Cool Titles, 2000. Print.
  • Mallory, Ted J. Cheer Coach's Blog. Web. 13 Aug. 2010. <>.
  • The Official Site of Coach John Wooden | Sponsored by McDonalds | Powered by UnCommon Thinking. Web. 13 Aug. 2010. <>.
  • Peale, Norman Vincent. The Power of Positive Thinking. New York: Prentice-Hall, 1952. Print.
  • Warren, Richard. The Purpose-driven Life: What on Earth Am I Here For? Grand Rapids, MI: Zondervan, 2002. Print.
  • Wooden, John, and Jay Carty. Coach Wooden: One-on-one. Ventura, CA: Regal, 2003. Print.
  • Wooden, John, and Steve Jamison. Wooden: a Lifetime of Observations and Reflections on and off the Court. Lincolnwood, IL: Contemporary, 1997. Print.