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Bumbling Through Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,170. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises
This book is a series of short vignettes about the eight years an inexperienced middle-aged couple spent on their 37' sailboat Hyperion. For six of those years the boat was their only home as they happily cruised the Caribbean. During the years they cruised and lived on the boat, they encountered many problems and obstacles, some even life-threatening. This book recounts many of these events.
Tales from the Trails, Part 1 UK Trails
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Walking is good for you. It provides physical exercise and stimulates the senses. It gets you out and about. You see places that can only be reached on foot. It also has its moments, sometimes funny sometimes dangerous, plus mishaps and other adventures. This book is a collection of observations, stories, advice and photographs from the long-distance walks made by the author.
"So, what do you see?" A week in Glen Cannich
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports
A simple and modest account of three friends experiencing the Scottish Highlands for the first time.
End Game: An Olympic Viewer's Guide to Curling
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,390. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports statistics
The essential guide for watching curling. From the basics and a brief history lesson to detailed explanation of strategy so you can watch from home as the ultimate couch skip. Includes diagrams, charts and over 30 analyzed situations to make you more prepared than the players on the ice. All lightly coated with the same humour found in the author's award winning articles for The Curling News.
Hoffman Pro Camps Fitness and Nutrition Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
A comprehensive look at the ins and outs of a professional soccer player's diet and training program. Gives detailed, easy to follow advice that cuts through the confusion and delivers the information players need to know. Includes weight lifting, cardio and mental training programs. Also included is a grocery list and nutrition advice. Chandler Hoffman currently plays in the MLS for LA Galaxy.
Mística de la Precisión
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: Spanish. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Self-realization
Mística y técnica del tiro de precisión con honda. Se describe los detalles técnicos convenientes para el tiro de precisión y la práctica mística necesaria para alcanzar una puntería extraordinaria.
17 Natural Solutions for Nervous & Anxious Horses
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If your horse is nervous, anxious, high-energy, or otherwise difficult to handle because of temperament, history, physical pain, injury, or other reasons, then this book is for you and your horse. This book offers 17 natural solutions that you can easily use to soothe, reassure, and generally calm your nervous or anxious horse. You and your horse will amaze yourselves.
Sequins and Scandals: Reflections on Figure Skating, Culture, and the Philosophy of Sport
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sociology of Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
Is figure skating sport or art? Is the judging corrupt? Why has figure skating's popularity gone into a death spiral? These beautiful essays address these questions and more. Informed by the author's training in philosophy and her familiarity with the work of noted dance critics, this book will help you glide effortlessly to a deeper understanding of the mysterious world of figure skating.
Behind Bars
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
A collection of 14 articles by mountain bike journalist Mike Davis, all originally published in influential MTB magazine Privateer between 2009 and 2013. The articles include interviews with numerous influential bike designers, builders and riders -- Greg Herbold, John Tomac, Keith Bontrager, Mike Augspurger, Rob Vandermark, Jeff Jones and many more.
Compass
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
Compass with map is extremely valuable equipment. It’s everywhere. Used by scouts and hikers, pilots and campers, in airplanes, in mobile phones, captains of ships at sea, on spaceships and guided missiles, by car drivers and mountain climbers... This book is with lots of pictures and as little text as possible to make it quick to read, easy to follow, easy to remember and easy to recall.
Darts 101
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
DARTS 101 shares the most current information on the game of darts. The purpose of this book is to share the author’s experience and research in the USA’s darting communities. If you enjoy reading pointers to improve your game plus other dart information like the newest in components, training games, strategies, player profiles and the latest in tournament results, then this book is for you.
Horse Show Etiquette
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by Brix House llc. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is a list of behaviors ideal for the show ring, the warm up ring, the schooling ring, the show grounds - including parking tips, portable toilet tips to maintain a pleasant experience for all, how to clean tack, how to clean a horse and brush a horse in preparation for a horse show.
Mental Toughness - Mastering Your Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
dr steve harris, successful business man, academic, world champion sportsman, former mind coach for an international sport team and conference speaker. this background has spawned a book on mental toughness. it is based on the outcomes of his phd thesis and goes beyond his scientific and personal truths delving into what leaders in the field and authors claim about mastering your mind
SEMI-PRO-AM: The Basketball Reality You Never Knew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The untold true story of a Basketball Reality where NBA All Stars matchup with Footlocker Employees, FIBA World Champions face High School Wannabes and where the salary of one team’s 12th man equals that of this team’s entire roster. 15 men battle the opposition, each other and themselves to succeed against everyone from the Sport’s Bottom Feeders and those who feast at its Highest Table.
Finessing The Stone
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 11. Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
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This is a book for the advanced Diamond Palmist's. By this time, your Hand or Palm should be trained up enough to endure the immense shock and awe that it will need, to withstand the forces you will be subjecting it to. You should also by now, know the body mechanics needed to successfully complete a single Cement Patio Slab break, without the use of padding or protection for the Palm.
Mi hijo el Tenista
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: Spanish. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Este libro es una gran contribucion ya que mucho se ha dicho acerca del circuito de Juniors pero poco se ha escrito y menos de un padre con un hijo que ha competido a nivel nacional e internacional. Las situaciones descriptas en el libro y sus caracterizaciones son tan reales que aquel que ha transitado el circuito no puede dejar de verse identificado.
Inside The Scuba Diver
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Swimming & Diving
Inside The Scuba Diver is an insight on scuba diving. It's an introduction into scuba diving and the steps for certification. This eBook is constructed to taking you step by step from; considering to participating in scuba diving Staring from entry level while considering to advance as a professional. A career! Discover Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus S.C.U.B.A.
Sensible & Sensitive Horsemanship - Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Guides
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is a combined work containing Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Ground Steps to Success, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Responsive Riding, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Riding Exercises, Dr. Mike's Horsemanship Horse Owner's Modern Keys for Success.
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Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Charting my journey from non-runner to ultra-runner, this book follows my training from the first tentative steps, through my first marathon attempt, to a blow by blow account of the crushing lows and soaring highs of the Marathon des Sables. This memoir is an expression and an explanation of my love affair with running.
The Nearly Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
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.