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Books celebrate Giants’ championship season

Reviewed by Ben Platt of

It happens every fall. A team wins the World Series and publishers scramble to quickly get books out about the championship season.

"A Band of Misfits: Tales of the 2010 Giants" and "Worth The Wait" are now available to fans everywhere.

There are times when books are on shelves within a month of the final out, in time to be stocking stuffers for the holidays. But in most cases, the better efforts take most of the offseason to be written and produced properly, which is the case with two books about the San Francisco Giants: “A Band of Misfits: Tales of the 2010 Giants,” by San Jose Mercury News beat writer Andrew Baggarly and “Worth The Wait,” a photo book documenting the Giants’ season by photographer Brad Mangin and writer and Bay Area radio personality Brian Murphy. Read more

“Worth the Wait” can be purchased at the Shop. “A Band of Misfits” is in bookstores now.

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