Larry Hodges Table Tennis Book Collection
288 Books - Over 18 feet of shelf space! 
Note -
Only books in English are actively being collected.
Last updated Nov. 29, 2021

Books in English

  1. The Life of Angelica Rozeanu: Great Triumphs, Great Pain, by Ian Marshall, 2021
  2. A Late Return: Table Tennis la carte by William Rees (2021)
  3. Peak Performance Table Tennis, by Kevin Finn (2021)
  4. Table Tennis: A Breaking Method, by Oscar Roitman (ebook, 2021)
  5. Kate's Progress: An Inspiring Table Tennis Story, by Graham Frankel (2021)
  6. Smash! Moments, Memories and Tips, by Dan Seemiller (2021)
  7. Table Tennis: A Coloring Book, by Maddy Gray (2021)
  8. Ping Pong, Vol. One, by Taiyo Matsumoto (2020)
  9. Ping Pong, Vol. Two, by Taiyo Matsumoto (2020)
  10. Reflections on Excellence, by Michel Gadal, 2020 (ebook)
  11. My Stories of Mental Toughness On and Off the Table, by Dora Kurimay, 2020 (signed)
  12. Get Your Game Face On Workbook, by Dora Kurimay, 2020
  13. It Takes Balls to Play Table Tennis, by Gerard Desmond Flanagan, 2020
  14. Spin: Tips and Tactics to Win at Table Tennis, by Tom Lodziak, 2020
  15. Table Tennis From Then Till Now, by Rowden Fullen, 2020
  16. Ping! A Personal Perspective on Table Tennis by Graham Frankel, 2020
  17. Still More Table Tennis Tips, by Larry Hodges, 2020
  18. Why Table Tennis? by Samson Dubina, Jacob Boyd, and Sarah Jalli (editor - Larry Hodges), 2020
  19. Winning Table Tennis, by Dan Seemiller & Mark Holowchak, 1996 (reprinted from 1997 version)
  20. The Ping of the Seas, by Ken Robbins, 2019
  21. Zen and the Art of Table Tennis, by Peter Tyson, 2019
  22. A Table for Two, by Dean Johnson, 2019 (signed)
  23. How to Win at Table Tennis (for Losers), from Lard Cake Productions, 2019
  24. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XXIII, 1997-99, by Tim Boggan, 2019 (signed)
  25. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XXII, 1996-97, by Tim Boggan, 2018 (signed)
  26. Table Tennis with Timo Boll, by Timo Boll and Bernd-Ulrich Grob, 2018
  27. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XXI, 1994-95, by Tim Boggan, 2018 (signed)
  28. Ping vs. Pong, by Mauro Gatti, 2018
  29. Showdown in Oslo, by E.L. Kelley, 2018 (signed)
  30. Ping Pong Face, by Yau Ming Ng-Thompson, 2017
  31. On Ping Pong and Other Addictions, by William Rees, 2017 (ebook)
  32. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XX, 1993-94, by Tim Boggan, 2017 (signed)
  33. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XIX, 1991-92, by Tim Boggan, 2017 (signed)
  34. Handbook of Table Tennis, by Mudit Dani, 2016, (ebook)
  35. Revelations of a Ping-Pong Champion, by Dan Seemiller, 2016
  36. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XVIII, 1990-91, by Tim Boggan, 2016 (signed)
  37. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XVII, 1989-90, by Tim Boggan, 2016 (signed)
  38. 100 Days of Table Tennis, by Samson Dubina, 2016 (signed)
  39. The Metaphysics of Ping-Pong, by Guido Mina di Sospiro, 2015
  40. Expert in a Year: The Ultimate Table Tennis Challenge, by Ben Larcombe and Sam Priestly, 2015 (ebook)
  41. The Spirit of Pong, by Larry Hodges, 2015
  42. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XVI, 1988-89, by Tim Boggan, 2015 (signed)
  43. USATT Club Developmental Handbook, by Yang Yu, 2015 (ebook)
  44. Ping-Pong Diplomacy, by Nicholas Griffin, 2015
  45. Ping Pong for Fighters, by Tahl Leibovitz, 2014
  46. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XV: 1986-88, by Tim Boggan, 2014 (signed)
  47. PATT Notes: Volume Two, by Donn Olsen with Kyongsook Kim, 2014 (signed)
  48. The Ping Pong Diet: A Twenty-One Point Plan, by Chris Ko, MD, 2014
  49. Get Your Game Face On Like the Pros, by Dora Kurimay, 2014 (signed)
  50. Table Tennis Tips, by Larry Hodges, 2014
  51. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XIV: 1985-86, by Tim Boggan, 2014 (signed)
  52. The Next Step, by Alex Polyakov, 2013
  53. Table Tennis Tactics for Thinkers, by Larry Hodges, 2013
  54. Professional Table Tennis Coaches Handbook, by Larry Hodges, 2013
  55. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XIII: 1984, by Tim Boggan, 2013 (signed)
  56. The Mystery of the Lost Racket, by Enzo Pettinelli, 2013 (ebook)
  57. The Table Tennis Playbook, by Ben Larcombe, 2013 (ebook)
  58. World Class American Table Tennis Players of the Classic Age, Vol. 1, by Dean Johnson and Tim Boggan, 2013
  59. World Class American Table Tennis Players of the Classic Age, Vol. 2, by Dean Johnson and Tim Boggan, 2013
  60. World Class American Table Tennis Players of the Classic Age, Vol. 3, by Dean Johnson and Tim Boggan, 2013
  61. How to Win at Table Tennis, by Greg Letts, 2012 (ebook)
  62. Adventures of the Ping-Pong Diplomats, Volume 1, by Fred Danner, 2012 (signed)
  63. Get Your Game Face On! Table Tennis, by Dora Kurimay and Kathy Toon, 2012
  64. Ping Pong Fever, by Steve Grant, 2012
  65. Breaking 2000, b y Alex Polyakov, 2012
  66. Book of Butterfly, by Butterfly Japan, 2012
  67. The Best Ever Book of Table Tennis Jokes, by Mark Geoffrey Young (2012)
  68. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XII: 1983, by Tim Boggan , 2012 (signed)
  69. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. XI: 1981-82, by Tim Boggan , 2011 (signed)
  70. Table Tennis: Tips from a World Champion, by Werner Schlager and Bernd-Ulrich Gross, 2011
  71. Boys Look at the Stars, by Enzo Pettinelli, 2011 (ebook)
  72. Kung-Fu Table Tennis, by Allen J. Chinn, 2010
  73. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. X: 1979-81, by Tim Boggan , 2010 (signed)
  74. PATT Notes: Volume One, by Donn Olsen with Kyongsook Kim, 2010 (signed)
  75. Brenda Mun's Table Tennis Fundamentals, by Brenda Mun, 2010 (signed)
  76. Everything You Know is Pong by Roger Bennett and Eli Horowitz, 2010 
  77. Table Tennis Tales & Techniques, by Larry Hodges, 2009
  78. Table Tennis Tactics, by Klaus Geske and Jens Mueller, 2009
  79. Ogi: The Life of Ichiro Ogimura, by Mitsuru Jojima, translated by John Senior, 2009
  80. PATT: A Principles Approach to Table Tennis, by Donn Olsen with Kyongsook Kim, 2009 (signed)
  81. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Richard McAfee, 2009 (signed)
  82. Doubles, by Anne Borrowdale, 2009 (novel)
  83. Advanced Coaching Manual by ITTF, 2009
  84. Tops Table Tennis, by Glenn Tepper, Alois Rosario, and Wilhelmina Pruyn, 2009 (ebook)
  85. Table Tennis Tactics: 7 Secrets to Playing Like a Champion, author unlisted, 2009 (ebook)
  86. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. IX: 1977-79, by Tim Boggan , 2009 (signed)
  87. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. VIII: 1975-77, by Tim Boggan, 2008 (signed)
  88. Called to Serve: Memoirs of a Table Tennis Champion, by Pat Hildebrand, 2007 (signed)
  89. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. VII: 1973-75, by Tim Boggan, 2007 (signed)
  90. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. VI: 1970-73, by Tim Boggan, 2006 (signed)
  91. Methodology of Sports Training: Table Tennis, by V.I. Landik, Y.T. Pokholenchuk, and G.N. Artyuzov, 2006
  92. USA Table Tennis Membership Directory, 2006
  93. Desktop Table Tennis by Andrew Kirk, 2006
  94. Table Tennis Mastery, by John Kershaw, 2005 (ebook)
  95. Hank Zipzer: My Secret Life as a Ping-Pong Wizard, by Henry Winkler & Lin Oliver, 2005 (children's book)
  96. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. V: 1971-1972, by Tim Boggan, 2005 (signed)
  97. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. IV: 1963-1970, by Tim Boggan, 2005 (signed)
  98. Table Tennis Fascination II, produced by ITTF, 2005
  99. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. III: 1953-1962, by Tim Boggan, 2004 (signed)
  100. Table Tennis: Level 1 Coaching Manual, by Glenn Tepper & ITTF, 2003
  101. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. II: 1940-1952, by Tim Boggan, 2003 (signed)
  102. J-O Waldner: When the Feeling Decides, by Jens Fellke, 2003 (signed by Waldner)
  103. Professional Strength Training for Table Tennis, by Philip Clark, 2003
  104. Table Tennis Fascination, by Takkyu Okoku, 2002 (signed)
  105. Could a Tyrannosaurus Play Table Tennis? by Andrew Plant, 2002 (children's book)
  106. Teaching and Coaching Table Tennis, by Deepak Jain, 2001
  107. Sizzling Chops & Devilish Spins, by Jerome Charyn, 2001
  108. Table Tennis in Schools Program, by Glenn Tepper, Alois Rosario & Wilhelmina Pruyn, 2001
  109. ITTF 1926-2001: Table Tennis Legends, by Zdenko Uzorinac, 2001
  110. History of U.S. Table Tennis: Vol. 1: 1928-1939, by Tim Boggan, 2001 (signed)
  111. Ping Pong: A Play About American College Life, by H.C. Kim, 2001
  112. Killer Ping-Pong, by David Lawrence, 2001
  113. Table Tennis 2000: Technique with Vladimir Samsonov, by Radivoj Hudetz, 2000 (signed by Samsonov)
  114. Table Tennis From A to Z, by Dimosthenis E. Messinis, 2000
  115. Zeke's Olympic Ball Games, by Jason Page, 2000 (chapter on table tennis, cover shot of Deng Yaping)
  116. 50 Years of Service: The National Umpires and Referees Committee, 1950-2000, produced by Colin Clemett, 2000
  117. The Mighty Walzer, by Howard Jacobson, 1999
  118. Table Tennis, by Ashok Kumar, 1999
  119. Learn Table Tennis in a Weekend, by Andrzej Grubba, 1998
  120. Table Tennis, by Bernie Blackall, 1998
  121. Train to Win, by Michel Gadal, 1997
  122. Coloured Pins on a Map: Around The World With Table Tennis, by H. Roy Evans, 1997
  123. Table Tennis: Best of the Best, by Inh Van Le, 1997 (signed)
  124. Winning Table Tennis, by Dan Seemiller & Mark Holowchak, 1997 (signed by Seemiller)
  125. Ping-Pong: Journal of the Henry Miller Library, edited by Linda Sonrisa, Toby Rowland-Jones and Magnus Toren, 1996
  126. Table Tennis: Official Olympic Results, 1996
  127. The Future of Table Tennis in the U.S., by Gilbert Simons, 1996
  128. Not a Game for Boys, by Simon Block, 1995
  129. Ping Pong: The Sports and Games Basic Series, by Gail McCulloch, 1995
  130. Table Tennis Education Program, by Steve Bruecker, 1995
  131. Table Tennis: Know the Game, by Gail McCulloch and the English TTA, 1995
  132. Tricks of the Trade for Kids, edited by Jerry Dunn (chapter on table tennis by Larry Hodges), 1994
  133. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Larry Hodges, 1993
  134. Play the Game: Table Tennis, by Donald Parker & David Hewitt, 1993
  135. Table Tennis: The Early Years, by Gerald N. Gurney, 1993
  136. Songs of International Friendship, by Hikosuke Tamasu, 1993 (signed)
  137. Ping & Pong, by David McPhail and Dennis Lee, 1993 (child's picture book)
  138. The Riddle Streak, by Susan Beth Pfeffer, 1993 (children's book)
  139. Table Tennis the Sport, by Scott Preiss, 1992 (signed)
  140. Newgy Robot/Player's Instructional Manual, by Larry Thoman, 1992
  141. How to Coach Table Tennis, by David Hewitt, 1990
  142. Table Tennis: How a New Sport Was Born, by Laszlo Bellak, 1990
  143. Ping-Pong is Not Table Tennis! by Fred Tepper, 1990
  144. How to Play Theological Ping-Pong, by Basil Mitchell, 1990
  145. Instructor's Guide to Table Tennis, by Larry Hodges, 1989
  146. Take Up Table Tennis, by Don Parker, 1989
  147. How to Play Table Tennis, by Mike Shaw, 1989
  148. Play the Game: Table Tennis, by Donald Parker & David Hewitt, 1989
  149. Sports Action Table Tennis, Edited by Richard Taylor, 1989
  150. Simple Science Experiments with Ping-Pong Balls, by Eiji Orii & Masako Irii, 1989
  151. Corky and Scooter: Lives a Ball!, by Josh and Shad Schwartz, 1988
  152. A Robot Ping-Pong Player: Experiment in Real-Time Intelligent Control, by Russell Andersson, 1988
  153. Joe's Got a Head Like a Ping-Pong Ball, by Marcia & Jon Pankake,1988 (Music book)
  154. Robot Adept, by Piers Anthony, 1988 (29 pages about a fantasy table tennis match)
  155. Table Tennis: The Skills of the Game, by Gordon Steggall, 1986
  156. Olympic Encyclopedia: Table Tennis, edited by Raymond Gafner, 1986
  157. Forrest Gump, by Winston Groom, 1986
  158. Fathers Playing Catch with Sons, by Donald Hall, 1986. (Chapter on table tennis)
  159. The Pocket Guide to Table Tennis Tactics, by David Fairholm, 1985
  160. Cub Scout Sports: Table Tennis, by USTTA, 1985
  161. TSP/Robbins Sport Guide to Competitive Table Tennis, by Dan Robbins, 1985
  162. Table Tennis: More Than Meets the Eye, by Jim Doney, 1985
  163. Tackle Table Tennis, by John Hilton, 1985
  164. 50 Years Across the Table, by Ken Wilkinson, 1984
  165. Billiards, Bowling, Table Tennis, Pinball and Video Games, edited by Robert R. Craven, 1983
  166. Top-Class Table Tennis, by Jill Hammersley and Donald Parker, 1983
  167. Rupert and Pong Ping, by Octopus Books Limited, 1983
  168. Racquet Sports: An Illustrated Guide, by Elinor Nickerson, 1982
  169. Techniques of Chinese Table Tennis Players, compiled by China Sports Editorial Board, 1981
  170. The Chinese Book of Table Tennis, by Ding Shu De, Zhu Qing Zuo, Wang Lian Fang & Yuan Hai Lu, 1981
  171. How To Play Table Tennis, by Peter Simpson, 1981
  172. Acrobats and Ping Pong, by Isobel Willcox, 1981
  173. Spens '81, by Budimir Vojinovic, 1981 (series of table tennis cartoons)
  174. Winning at Table Tennis with Desmond Douglas, by Desmond Douglas, 1980
  175. Successful Table Tennis, by Peter Simpson, 1980
  176. Murray's Guide to Table Tennis, by Noel Shorter, 1979
  177. The Science of Table Tennis, by Brian Burn, 1979
  178. Halex Book of Modern Table Tennis, by Denis Neale, 1978
  179. The Other Racket Sports, by Dick Squires, 1978
  180. Enjoying Racket Sports, by the Diagram Group, 1978
  181. Table Tennis Now, by Barry Hayward and Phil Burwell, 1978
  182. Ball Games, by Nigel Viney and Neil Grant, 1978 (chapter on table tennis)
  183. 34th World Table Tennis Championships and Sportacus '77, by ETTA, 1977
  184. Advanced Table Tennis Techniques, by Chester Barnes, 1977
  185. Table Tennis, by Harold Myers, 1977
  186. Winning Table Tennis, by Tim Boggan, 1976 (signed)
  187. National School Table Tennis Guide, by Fred Danner, 1976
  188. Table Tennis is Fun, by Maureen O'Bryan & Eric Ford, 1976
  189. Table Sports, by Joe Marcus, 1976
  190. Teach Yourself Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, 1976
  191. Winning Technique, Japanese book, translated by Takako Trenholme, 1975
  192. Table Tennis, by David Phillip, 1975
  193. Table Tennis, by Leslie Woollard, (first published 1952) 1975 (revised)
  194. Play Table Tennis, by Martin Sklorz, 1975
  195. Sports Illustrated Table Tennis, by Dick Miles, 1974
  196. The Money Player, by Marty Reisman, 1974 (signed)
  197. Revolutionary China: People, Politics and Ping-Pong, by Ruth Sidel, 1974
  198. Victor Barna, by Philip Reid, 1974
  199. The Will to Win: Dragutin Surbek, by Stjepan Kljuic-Branin, 1973 (English version)
  200. Table Tennis: Know the Game, by English Table Tennis Association, 1973
  201. Topspin, by David Clark (child's fiction story on table tennis), 1973
  202. Play Better Table Tennis, by Peter Simpson, 1973
  203. Captivity: How I Survived 44 Months as a Prisoner of the Red Chinese, by Mary Ann Harbert, 1973
  204. Better Table Tennis for Boys and Girls, by George Sullivan, 1972
  205. Advanced Table Tennis, by Jack Carr, 1972
  206. The Book of Table Tennis, by Glenn Cowan, 1972
  207. Modern Table Tennis Tactics, by Chester Barnes, 1972
  208. Ping Pong by John Waterhouse, 1972 (A play about table tennis, ebook)
  209. Ping Pong to China, by Dr. John Jackson, 1971
  210. Your Book of Table Tennis, by Victor Barna, 1971
  211. Table Tennis for the 'Seventies, by Johnny Leach, 1971
  212. Table Tennis Made Easy, by Johnny Leach, 1971
  213. EP Sport Table Tennis, by Martin Sklorz, 1971
  214. The Youngest Son, Autobiography of Ivor Montagu, 1970 (signed)
  215. The Way to the Top Table Tennis, by Denis Neale, 1970
  216. Progressive Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, 1970
  217. More Than a Match, by Chester Barnes, 1969
  218. Better Table Tennis, by Johnny Leach, 1969
  219. Advanced Table Tennis, by Jack Carr, 1969
  220. The Game of Table Tennis, by Dick Miles, 1968
  221. Table Tennis, Anyone, by Dick Miles, 1968
  222. The Ogimura Seminar of Table Tennis, by Dell Sweeris, 1968
  223. Table Tennis, by Rufford Harrison & Margaret Varner, 1967
  224. How to Improve Your Table Tennis, by Si Wasserman, 1967
  225. Teach Yourself Books: Table Tennis, by Geoffrey Harrower, 1966
  226. Table Tennis, by Diane Rowe, 1965
  227. Table Tennis, Ping Pong, by Si Wasserman, 1963
  228. Table Tennis Today, by Victor Barna, 1962
  229. Table Tennis Complete, by Johnny Leach, 1960
  230. Instructions in Table Tennis, by Harry Venner, 1960
  231. Table Tennis, by Eric Hyde, 1960
  232. It's All in the Game, by James Shea, 1960
  233. Modern Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, 1960
  234. Table Tennis - A New Approach, by Ken Stanley, 1959
  235. Tackle Table Tennis This Way, by Ann Haydon, 1958
  236. How to Win at Table Tennis, by Victor Barna, 1957
  237. Boys' Book of All Sports, edited by W.J. Hicks, 1957 (several chapters on table tennis)
  238. Ping Pong, by Parker Brothers, 1956
  239. Table Tennis My Way, by Johnny Leach, 1955
  240. Ping Pong: A Play, by Arthur Adamov, 1955
  241. The Twins on Table Tennis, by Diane and Rosalind Rowe, 1955
  242. How To Become a Champion At Table Tennis, by Miklos Svabados, 1954
  243. Table Tennis Sports Activity Book, by William P. Gottlieb, 1954
  244. Table Tennis Illustrated, by Douglas Cartland, 1953
  245. Young Readers Indoor Sports Stories, by Charles Coombs (fiction story on table tennis), 1952
  246. Table Tennis For All, by Johnny Leach, 1951
  247. Know the Game of Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, produced by English Table Tennis Association, 1951
  248. Twenty-One Up, by Richard Bergmann, 1950
  249. Boys' Book of All Sports, edited by W.J. Hicks, 1950 (several chapters on table tennis)
  250. Modern Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, 1950
  251. Your Book of Table Tennis, by William P. Gottlieb, 1949?
  252. Table Tennis, by Coleman Clark, 1948
  253. Rule Book Badminton Table Tennis Squash, produced by A.G. Spalding, 1947
  254. Top-Notch Table Tennis, by Emily Fuller, 1942
  255. Table Tennis, by Jay Purves, 1942
  256. Table Tennis Tips, by Jack Carrington, 1941
  257. Table Tennis, A Guide for Beginners and Enthusiasts, by Eric Hyde, 1940
  258. The Ping-Pong Game, by William Saroyan, 1939
  259. Table Tennis Comes of Age, by Sol Schiff, 1939
  260. Modern Table Tennis, by Jack Carrington, 1939
  261. How to Play Table Tennis, by Coleman Clark, 1938
  262. Table Tennis, by Coleman Clark, 1938
  263. Table Tennis, by Ivor Montagu, 1937
  264. Games and Recreation Series: Table Tennis, by Ivor Montagu, 1936
  265. Success at Table Tennis, by Istvan Kelen, 1936
  266. The New Hoyle Standard Games, by Paul Seymour, 1936 (section on ping pong)
  267. Table Tennis, by M.A. Symons, 1935
  268. Lawn Tennis & Table Tennis, by Vantage, 1935
  269. Popular Sports, by Frank Collins, 1935 (chapter on ping pong)
  270. Table Tennis, by Arthur Waite, 1933(?)
  271. Table Tennis Tactics, by William R. Stewart, 1933
  272. Modern Ping-Pong and How to Play It, by Coleman Clark, 1933
  273. Ping-Pong, Game, Tactics, and Laws, by Cornelius Schaad, 1930
  274. Ping Pong, by Cornelius Schaad, 1930
  275. A Manual of Ping-Pong, the Game, Its Tactics and Laws, by Cornelius G. Schaad, 1928
  276. Table Tennis, by the American Sports Publishing Company, 1902
  277. Ping-Pong, The Game & How to Play It, by Arnold Parker, 1902
  278. A Handbook to Ping Pong: Table Tennis And How To Play It With Rules Illustrated, by J.G. Ritchie and Walter Harrison, 1902

Non-English

  1. Table Tennis Tactics for Thinkers, by Larry Hodges, French edition, 2015
  2. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Larry Hodges, Malaysian edition, 2006
  3. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Larry Hodges, Chinese edition, 2005
  4. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Larry Hodges, Korean edition, 2005
  5. Table Tennis: Steps to Success, by Larry Hodges, Hebrew edition, 2005
  6. History of Table Tennis: 64 Years in Japan, by Hikosuke Tamasu, 2000. (Japanese)
  7. Autobiography of Zhuang Zedong, 1998 (Chinese)
  8. Let's Go! Inachu Ping Pong Club, 1993. (Japanese)
  9. Ping Pong, by S. Carmiggelt, 1979. (Dutch)
  10. Table Tennis, by Joto Dryakovski, 1974. (Bulgarian)

Above: Most of Larry's Table Tennis Books, organized mostly chronologically.
Below: Table Tennis books by Tim Boggan and Larry Hodges.