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Desert Spring - Learning to Love and Preserve Wild Arizona
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This is a colorful first-hand account of one person's journey from a New Jersey-Manhattan commuter to a desert trekker and then advocate for one of Arizona's most successful land preservation programs. The story includes evocative narrative about the author’s many desert adventures, as well as the hard-fought battles involved in the preservation of natural areas threatened by development.
Climbing Back
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
My heart is pounding, I try to relax and focus as I sit on a start line of my World Championship race. Years earlier my heart pounded for a very different reason, I was cold, alone and shaking in pain. I wondered if I would survive the night. After falling 200ft hours earlier, I thought my dream of racing internationally would never happen. This inspiring story describes how I climbed back.
Les sports de combats et les filles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: French. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Les sports de combats et les filles est un livre qui regorge d'information sur le self défense. Vous y trouverez des interview de sportives. Si vous vous poussez la question "les sports de combats sont-ils réservés aux hommes" ce petit livre est fait pour vous.
The Unforgettable World Cup: 31 Days of Triumph and Heartbreak in Brazil
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Price: Free! Words: 38,820. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The 2014 World Cup brought with it excitement, drama, artistry and disappointment -- both on and off the field. This e-book from The Wall Street Journal collects dispatches from our coverage of the sights, sounds and culture of the world's favorite sport as seen in Brazil, its spiritual home.
Learn to Skateboard for Beginners
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skateboarding
An awesome Skateboarding Guide to help you become a good skateboarder. The great thing about this skateboarding book is, it walks you through all you need to know to start skateboarding, step by step! It covers the basics of skateboarding right through to more advanced moves. This skateboarding book is a must have, if you want to learn the basics and become an awesome skateboarder! Simply grab a
How Soccer Will Replace NFL Football * Concussions Aside, America Needs Adult Amateur Soccer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A short 18676 word thought provoking book about how soccer needs to evolve to become a top tier sport in the USA. The author raises several entertaining points on what needs to change for the sport to succeed. The book also has a short narrative discussion of a business plan for a true national amateur soccer league. Entertaining read for sports fans. Required read for anyone in the business
A Beginner’s Guide to Desert Survival Skills - Knowledge and Skills to Survive in the Desert
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Series: Prepping and Survival, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
A majority of our 21st century world is still green and does not consist of miles and miles of land with no water and no food in sight. Well there is a slight lack of knowledge here. There is food and water in the desert. It depends on us to know how to get it. This book is going to give you information, especially useful tips and techniques, on how to preserve you and survive in desert conditions
Go Go Gato
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When “Go Go” Gato, a young Cuban baseball player, goes missing mid-season, his agent hires PI Eli Sharpe to investigate. Eli, an ex-player himself, delves into Go Go’s secret life, which includes a drug problem, a rich society girlfriend, and a druggie single-mom fiancée. Eli is determined to locate the young man before one of the nasty people in his life--or his own bad habits--do him in.
Sport in America — Builder of Character or “Characters”?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
This book looks specifically at the practice in the United States of permitting the type of sport competition in which fair play, honesty, and sportsmanship actually decline in the course of a university experience. The author also explores the belief of most that winning is the only thing that matters rules supreme, as well as the lack of intramural athletics in the schools, etc.
Möten med Internet Generationen
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Series: Från Konsumtion till Internet i en Värld av Elektricitet, Andra Boken. Price: Free! Words: 100,020. Language: Swedish. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
En sak som konfunderat mig under de år jag rest är att den unga generationen skiljer sig så enormt från tidigare generationer. Jag hade träffat dem vid flera tillfällen och jag har en son som föddes 1991 vars uppväxt jag följt på nära håll. Varför denna otroliga skillnad? Kunde det vara Internet, och i så fall, varför? Vad är det som gör att vi har en generation som har så hög empatiförmåga?
Horse Training Method of Ann Myers
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Step by step lessons for training your horse that builds confidence and rapport between the horse and rider. .
He Came Looking For Me - A true story of hope and redemption
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
What do the story of an unwanted horse and the promise of a mansion in Heaven have in common? A true tale told by the horse and trainer who lived it. If you loved Black Beauty this is a book for you - and it's real. No matter how desperate or hopeless you believe your circumstance today, there is hope. Shiner's story proves the truth of John 14:2. Second title of Amazing Grays Trilogy.
From Minnow to Major - The Story of the Growth of U.S. Soccer
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Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The Story of the Growth of U.S. Soccer. Commentators and journalists are always asking when will soccer arrive in America or on the global stage and the answer is: It's already here.
Every Day Above A New Horizon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
John Davison sets out to recreate Robert Louis Stevenson’s 1878 journey across the south of France. Meeting kind, generous people (interspersed with the occasional idiot whom even a saint would want to throttle), battling bad weather and equipment failure, never losing his sense of the absurd, John heads through the hills towards journey’s end: the golden city down on the plain.
One Girl, One Team, One City: The Best of metsgrrl.com, 2006-2012: An eBook Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
One Girl, One Team, One City: the best of metsgrrl.com is a passionate celebration of both baseball and the ups and downs of dedicated baseball fandom.
The Putt Whisperer: A RuthlessGolf.com Quick Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Defiant Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"The Putt Whisperer" explains exactly why the belly putter appears to help some players while not helping others; teaches you how to build a completely new putting stroke that incorporates all the necessary fundamentals; includes drills to teach you how a good stroke feels; and teaches you what it means to have a "light grip pressure." Don't struggle to make putts. Become a Putt Whisperer!
Boots Poffenberger: Hurler, Hero, Hellraiser
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
What is a "Boots Poffenberger"? You mean "The Baron"? The "Prince of Pilsner"? Only one of baseball's original Wild and Crazy Guys, that's who. The one with the major league record for laughs per career innings pitched. Travel with Boots on his journey across the baseball landscape - from Detroit to Brooklyn to Nashville to the Marines in WWII to years as a local hero in the semi-pros.
Top Athletes Conditions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
20 most common sports ailments happen to be and then provide some advice on what you can do to prevent them and treat them.
Headers: Scores & Headlines from Brazil 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Headers is a look back at the sixty-four matches of soccer's 2014 World Cup through kooky, hyper-sensationalized headlines. If you love the “beautiful game” and groan-worthy puns, you’ll find Headers pitch perfect!
The Millennial Method: A Modern Approach to Coaching Today's Generation of Technology-Driven Athlete
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
With The Millennial Method, veteran college baseball coach Jason Schreiber offers an effective way to tap the athletic potential of the often-challenging Millennial Generation and improve team performance by sharing techniques used with players on Schreiber’s 2014 team at Alvin Community College near Houston, Texas.