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Triple Threat Thrill
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 189,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
TRIPLE THREAT THRILL Dakota Franklin Even if after a two-year absence from driving to be a ‘good wife’ to the treacherous pervert Erich she will never be grand prix champion, ‘Triple Threat’ Thrill Morgan is still Jack Armitage’s all-time favorite driver, engineer and racing executive, the Parachute Queen Jack sends to salvage impossible situations in his auto racing empire.
Blood, Sweat & Gears. The Story of the Gray Ghost and the Junkyard Firebird
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
In 1971, could a little group of unknown automotive engineers independently design and build a race car from an old 1964 Pontiac sedan and really compete against professional, factory-backed racing teams? These guys did it, winning the hearts of fans and the press who dubbed their car “The Gray Ghost.” In 1972 they did it again, starting with a wrecked Firebird, and shocked the racing world.
Jeep Misadventures-Fighting Middle Aged Boredom Not My Buggy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Join us as we wage war against thirtysomething family boredom. With a Jeep, a camper, a few kids and some willing friends, find out what happens when we get off the road and on to the trails.
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Four: British Invasion (1963 – 1966)
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Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Volume Four: British Invasion (1963 – 1966) tells how Ford Motor Company and Team Lotus joined to conquer the Indianapolis 500, inaugurating the modern era of higher automotive technology supported by corporate money - especially the opening shots of the infamous tire wars between Firestone and Goodyear. Speeds climbed quickly until tragedy struck in turn four in 1964.
A True Story: The Boy Who Is Obsessed With Motorcycles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Nate is definitely a boy obsessed with motorcycles and motorcross. Follow his adventures as he discovers how intense and exciting motorcycle riding can be. Right from a young age, with the arrival of his first 90cc, he becomes hooked for life.
American Racer
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,830. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“Yes, I know, I sneer at the psychopaths I compete against on tracks. But I just hide my own nature better under a veneer of cool intelligence and urbane good manners. Attack my child or my women, and I will kill you. Slowly. And my sleep will not be delayed one minute by your demise.” — Bobby Solara in AMERICAN RACER by Dakota Franklin
Queen of Indy
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,650. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Alongside its terrifying thrills, QUEEN of INDY counts among its other excitements a super love story and a seamlessly integrated insider’s look at the creation of a great auto racing team to contest the greatest automobile race in the world. As expected in every Dakota Franklin thriller, QUEEN of INDY abounds in sharply drawn characters on the edge of psychopathology—or over it.
Racing Justice
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Series: Ruthless to Win. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,980. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In a year which will change Simon Aron’s life forever, his friendship and loyalty will be tested by every woman he ever knew, and one will betray him. Mallory, an old girlfriend with whom he raced a Cobra while they were at college, has been kidnapped by a brutal mobster in the pay of Fred Minster to keep her out of Le Mans, the top endurance race in the world.
The Nearly Men
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Over 400 drivers have taken part in World Championship Grand Prix racing, since it's inception in 1950. Some have won championships, others just races. Then there are those who sat on edge of greatness. Those who stood on the podium but cannot claim a victory to their name. This is their story.
Kenny's Garage
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,780. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Waldorf Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Repair & Maintenance
“Kenny’s Garage” is a 156 page book offering consumers buying and selling tips, seasonal preparation, easy maintenance and mechanical instruction, road trip advice and so much more. A bumper-to-bumper guide with a plethora of information about your car with funny stories blended in for a chuckle! Kenny is donating 10% of sales to the Greg Biffle Foundation for Animals
Formulast One: Statistics About the First Retirements of Grands Prix (1950-2014)
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Series: LASTCAR, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
When a Formula One driver is the first to retire, does it leave a statistic? Yes it does! From Brock Beard, the writer behind LASTCAR, comes a brand-new book of overlooked Grand Prix statistics. Included are complete rankings by driver, country, chassis, and engine, as well as an annotated race-by-race list of every Formula One last-place finisher from 1950 through 2014!
LASTCAR: Cup Series Last-Place Finishers By Track (1949-2014)
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Series: LASTCAR, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,630. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
LASTCAR’s Brock Beard presents a NASCAR track guide unlike any other - a track-by-track breakdown of the last-place finishers at each speedway on the current Cup Series circuit, the exhibition races, and some tracks no longer on the schedule! If you’ve ever wanted to know who had the most last-place finishes at Daytona or Riverside International Raceway, this is the book for you!
The Worst Year in Racing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
The true story of the most tragic year in auto racing in the US. NASCAR, USAC, NHRA, and local tracks and drag strips were not immune from the horrors.
Fly Low Fly Fast
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,490. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
Robert Gandt’s inside account of the National Championship Air Race ignites with the fierce rivalries, the heroic struggles to keep hypertuned ex-fighter planes flying, and the heart-stopping drama of the world’s fastest motorsport.
LASTCAR: XFINITY and Truck Series Expansion Pack (1982-2014)
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Series: LASTCAR, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
LASTCAR’s Brock Beard retells the history of the NASCAR XFINITY Series from 1982 through 2014 and the NASCAR Truck Series from 1995 through 2014 from the perspective of both series’ last-place finishers.
F1: A History of Formula One Racing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
For as long as there have been automobiles, there have been courageous men and women with nerves of steel, willing to risk life and limb to race them. This book takes you on an inside look at one of the greatest racing sports of them all: F1. Let HistorCaps take you on a journey through the creation of the sport to what the future holds! HistoryCaps is an imprint of BookCaps Study Guides. With
The Indianapolis 500 - Volume Three: Watson’s Wonders (1959 – 1962)
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Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,860. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Volume Three: Watson's Wonders (1959 – 1962) tells the story of the how the racing creations of A.J. Watson came to dominate this era at the Speedway, to then be challenged by the rear engine creations of the Coopers and Mickey Thompson. Each year features an epic "500", with Speedway legends Jim Rathmann, A.J. Foyt and Rodger Ward (twice) the victors.
The Daytona 100-1959
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
The Daytona 100 - 1959 tells the story of the only open wheel auto race that was contested at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.
The Prize
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Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
“The characters seem to represent the virtues and the resilience of the ‘little’ people, a story (or stories) to which we can all relate. In essence it’s about hope and faith: a tale (and tales) of the unquenchable spirit of tenacity in battling on, no matter what are our circumstances. And then eventually finding a way, a pathway to overcome personal adversity … and to ultimately succeed in glory
One Hit Wonders: The Story of One Off Grand Prix Winners
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013 by Stanhope Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
A look at the drivers and teams who have won only one World Championship Grand Prix, since the formation of the championship in 1950. Updated for 2013 with all the latested information and statistics, plus photographs.