Former Pro Football Player Nate Daniels Writes Children’s Book

So You Want To Be A Hoop Star? Motivational Children's Book

November 12, 2021

Former professional football standout and Fairfax High School & Ferrum College Hall of Famer, Nate Daniels has written his second children’s book called So You Want To Be A Hoop Star?  So You Want To Be A Hoop Star? features Bella, a 12-year-old girl who dreams of becoming the best student-athlete she can be. The story follows Bella’s journey navigating life's trials as she chases her dream, which is sure to inspire and motivate all young athletes. Daniels uses his book as a tool to share his message to young people that it's just as important to be a good person as it is to be a good athlete. So You Want To Be A Hoop Star? is available as a Paperback and eBook on Amazon and Barnes & Noble

After six years of professional football, Daniels now focuses his time on training and mentoring young athletes at his gym, Daniels Sports Performance. 

Daniels is passionate about inspiring the next generation to fearlessly chase their dreams. His first book, So You Want To Be A Pro? Made it to #1 for new releases for children’s football books on Amazon. So You Want To Be A Hoop Star? is his second book. Reach him at for speaking engagements, book signings, and events.