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Improve Your Fishing Photography
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Taking fine pictures while fishing isn't difficult, but it does take some commitment. Today's digital cameras and phones do a great job- if the person behind the lens takes some time to think. This ebook discusses the equipment you need and the techniques you need to use in order to take great photos while out on the water. Lavishly illustrated with examples and non-examples.
The Three Percent Solution: Ramblings on College Playoffs, Football Conferences, and Fetal Bovine Serum
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Essay » Sociology
College football conferences are a beautiful mess. A hodgepodge of all sorts of names, sizes, and locations. Added to all the confusion is the fact that this year marks the first time the College Football Playoff (CFP) system will be used by the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). A select committee of 13 will choose the top 3% of teams to face-off in the ultimate two-stage competition.
Death of a Football Club. The Story of Cork City FC: Season 2008
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A depiction of a professional soccer club in crisis situated in one of Europe's less prestigious soccer leagues. Written by a professional player of the club, this book offers unique insights into the culture and difficulties of playing soccer in the League of Ireland. Cork City FC was subsequently rescued and will play in Europe in 2015. Neal Horgan is a regular contributor to the Irish Examiner
The G Spot, A Book About Squash
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Squash
“ This a great book for all levels . Nice anecdotes and a good technical focus with lots of insights . A good read with a different twist from other squash books.” Liz Irving Former World nº 2 and coach of 7 times World Champion Nicol David For more information, have a look at my blog: www.thegspotsquashbook.blogspot.com.
Saved By Tennis, Retirement and Ageing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,310. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Saved By Tennis tells about the challenges that the author faced learning to play tennis as a 70-year-old retired university professor. It relates his experiences at his local Lawn Tennis Club, first in a beginner’s class and then in an over-45s group. He then tells about playing singles friendlies, his participation in the Club’s competitive ladder, and his struggles with net play in doubles.
The History of the Asian Cup
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
From humble beginnings in 1956, the Asian Cup has grown into an intense, closely fought and highly competitive tournament befitting a region that is continuing to rise in football's prominence. This history provides an ideal background to the rise and development of this increasingly prestigious competition.
Official Rules of Tennis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Learning to play tennis has never been easier than with this book. Including helpful interpretations in addition to the official rules and regulations, this is the singular resource to everything tennis. The book then takes the reader through the sport and discusses the hardware of the game - racquets, balls, nets and court surfaces.With detailed sections, this guide will prove a great resource.
Longer I Run - 100 Days Across America
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
The physical fortitude to run 40 miles is in itself a laudatory feat. Repeating that performance 100 consecutive times, from one coast of the country to the other, is a spectacle. Doing it all as a recovering alcoholic fighting a debilitating intestinal disease would be impossible without one vital component—courage. Follow Steve Knowlton on a 3,717-mile run to redemption.
The Ten Best Redfishing Spots in North America
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Years of research and travel went into the writing of this little ebook. The author fished with the country's finest redfish guides from Pamlico Sound in North Carolina to South Padre Island in Texas, enduring wind, rain, fog, sunshine, and some excellent food, in order to bring the reader the most up-to-date information on the best places to fly fish for redfish in North America.
Coward Punch Corruption- Hobo Chronicles (Book Three)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage
One night while walking through Hobart, I was Coward-Punched onto the concrete street, causing my skull to be fractured. After waking from a coma, I was told I fell over drunk, but I knew this to be false. Eighteen months later, I was told by police that witnesses had stated it was a boxer that attacked me and that it was one of my sparring partners. Yet to this day, nobody has ever been charged.
Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
In Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies: Growing Up with Nature, award-winning outdoors writer Robert Montgomery and 13 friends explore what and how we learn about life from the everyday miracles of nature. Each story celebrates the tangible and intangible blessings we derive from the outdoors. If you enjoyed the outdoors as a child, this book will bring back glorious memories.
Coaching Millennial Kids - A New Strategy to Coaching Junior Athletes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
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Coaching Millennium Kids is a new approach to coaching junior athletes using patience and compassion as tools to promote confidence, self esteem and life skills through the vehicle of sport. It really is possible to change the world one junior athlete at a time.
Journey to Kona, A path to true potential
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon
Karen Brown’s story serves as an allegory for realizing dreams of any kind. She fulfilled her True – her Divine – Potential by competing in the most difficult triathlon in the world: the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Reading Karen's story will show you how to deal realistically with the physical, emotional, and mental preparation all types of goals demand.
Soccer Tactics 2014: What The World Cup Taught Us
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,920. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Soccer Tactics 2014 analyses the intricacies of modern international systems, through the lens of matches in Brazil. Covering formations, game plans, key playing positions, and individuals who bring football tactics to life - the book offers analysis and insights for soccer coaches, football players, and fans the world over.
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.
Ten Top Redfish Flies - And How to Tie Them
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Do you want to catch redfish on fly? This little ebook, the result of 25 years worth of on-the-water research and observation, shares with the reader ten of the most effective redfish flies available, as well as concise instructions on how to fish them. Fly tiers will appreciate the links to tying instructions. Do you want to catch more and bigger redfish? Read this book!
Never Light a Match in the Outhouse: Funny Stories from Cottage Country
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Since 2006, Summit Studios has been publishing travel and outdoor humor anthologies, including bestselling titles "Mugged by a Moose," "A Beaver is Eating My Canoe," and "Never Trust a Smiling Bear." In the pages of "Never Light a Match in the Outhouse," readers can now join twenty-nine writers as they share hilarious tales about the lighter side of the cottaging experience.
The Truth About Building Muscle: Less Sets + Less Workouts = More Strength
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Build lean, strong muscles without steroids. Lose fat, build muscle, get healthy the all-natural way!
Growth: Using the Mindset Model for Sporting Success
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Price: Free! Words: 6,040. Language: British English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This mini-book will describe the mindset, how to use it as an athlete, as a coach and as a parent/guardian. The impact of mindset, and the simple language or semantics we use for praise, have an incredibly profound effect on sports development. As a general rule of thumb, kids who develop a growth mindset have more chance of being successful in the long term, both in sports and in life.
Horse and Greyhound Racing Crimes and Mafia Connections
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Emprise Corp., a Buffalo concessionaire, was a dangerously powerful influence in U.S. sports. Its criminal acts were perpetuated by ties to organized crime. My ebook looks at the crimes committed by Emprise and mobsters in the horse and dog racing industries. It questions how this criminal empire went almost completely unchecked. I name names, race tracks and specific loans made by Emprise Corp.