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Ahead of the Game: Brentford FC's 2014/15 Season
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The extraordinary story of Brentford FC's 2014/15 season.
Hooked!: True Stories of Obsession, Death & Love from Alaska's Commercial Fishing Men and Women
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The rousing sea stories are all here: Collectively, the 15 fisher-writers in this anthology have fished cod, halibut, salmon, crab, and herring. Some have fished commercially for several seasons; others have spent most of their lives on the water. This collection represents an extraordinary holistic view of Alaskan fishing: Not just the dying, but the living.
You! A Golf Guru!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,020. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
“You! A Golf Guru!” tees up ideas, thoughts and perspectives that will improve your approach to golf and will boost your enjoyment of the sport. Illustrated by memorable and humorous anecdotes, the book takes a lighthearted look at key aspects of the game, both on and off the course. Read it and you’ll be well on your way to golfing enlightenment!
2015 New York Giants Almanac
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,220. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Everything you need to know about the New York Giants heading into the 2015 NFL season.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Volume 3 in the series brings you 58 new, true heart warming stories from horse lovers around the globe. Also, the amazing story of Elizabeth and Ginger is completed in this volume. This very true story has an ending you could never have imagined!
Hitting Secrets from Baseball’s Graveyard: A Diehard Student of History Reconstructs Batsmanship of the Late Dead Ball Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This is the only work ever to attempt a reconstruction of the techniques that Cobb, Speaker, Wagner, and others used to bat .400 a century ago. Since historical evidence is sparse, the author's own observations, experiments, and common-sense analysis play a major role. Often humorous and written partially as a logbook of failed theories and adjustments, the book includes more than a dozen photos
Proactive Leadership
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
This book is written for anyone working on leadership with young adults. Whether you are teaching a leadership class, working with a Captains Council within your school, or an individual coach developing team leaders, it will hopefully provide a sustainable plan.
The Men of Autumn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The Men of Autumn is Dom Forker's lively account of the 1949-53 New York Yankees — the only team in the history of baseball to win five consecutive World Series, defeating their rivals, the Brooklyn Dodgers (the "Boys of Summer"). These stories — in the words of the players themselves — are priceless tickets to a golden era of baseball.
Far, Far, The Distant Peak: The Life of Wilfrid Noyce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,160. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Wilfrid Noyce is best known for his mountaineering exploits during the period before the Second World War and until his death in 1962 in the Pamirs; he made a major contribution to the success of the 1953 Everest expedition. This book describes Noyce's life and achievements and seeks to show his motivation and driving force.
The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games of All Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,350. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games features all the best players to don the uniform: Sandy Koufax, Jackie Robinson, Kirk Gibson, Zack Wheat, Fernando Valenzuela, Orel Hershiser, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, Clayton Kershaw, Steve Garvey, Don Drysdale, Pee Wee Reese and more. It also features some of the unsung heroes of baseball history, like Cookie Lavagetto, Vic Davalillo, Sandy Amoros, Al Gionfriddo
Strictly Carp - Martin Clarke
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Martin Clarke is one of the most successful carp anglers England has ever known. His outstanding list of specimen fish include over fifty thirty pound plus English carp and seven true English forties. He has fished most of the well known circuit waters and has also been successful in Romania, France and Holland.
Theme Weaver: Connect the Power of Inspiration to Teaching Yoga
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Finally there is a book for yoga teachers who want to inspire students and motivate them to find more on the mat. Michelle Berman Marchildon, internationally-known as the Yogi Muse, shows you with wit and wisdom how to connect on an authentic level and create a unique experience for your students. Discover the secrets of The Other Eight Limbed Path, a method Michelle developed.
Drive, Ride, Repeat: The Mostly-True Account of a Cross-Country Car and Bicycle Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 32,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Drive, Ride, Repeat is a journal of a car/bicycle/camping trip, but Macy promises that “if it starts sounding like one of your brother-in-law’s boring slide shows, I will stop this book, and we’ll turn around and go home. I mean it.” Interspersed with the journal chapters, you'll find thought-provoking life tips, stories from the past, and descriptions of Al's wacky inventions.
Big Carp Legends - Albert Romp
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
One of carp angling’s characters and founder member of the Savay Syndicate – the ‘Looney Rota’ was named so because of him. Sally the carp was named by him when he landed the country’s biggest ever winter caught common, many moons ago, and for a while ‘Sally’ was the world’s best known carp.
More Sailboat Projects - Clever Ideas and How to Make Them - For a Pittance
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,530. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This book is a sequel to Sailboat Projects, a highly successful book for those who love to sail and work on their boats. Author Clarence Jones has been a sailor most of his life. Much of his pleasure in sailing has been creating projects for his boats that enhance their performance, make them easier to sail, or more fun. He writes. He invents. He tinkers. He sails. That's what this book is about.
WOMEN and the AFL
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The untold stories of what it's like to be a woman in a man's game.
Youth Tackle Football: A Guide to Teaching Safer Football and Preventing Injuries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,960. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports safety
After his son suffered a potentially dangerous concussion playing football, Coach Alan Jackson became aware of the damaging long-term injuries children can sustain. Realizing they can be as traumatic as to the big brutes playing college and NFL football, he presents both sides of the argument of to play or not to play tackle football before age 14, equipment safety, and parental responsibilities.
Becoming Blackwolf Run
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,460. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
This is the story of Herb Kohler, Pete Dye and a young Head Professional's efforts to create an exceptional golf property in the village of Kohler, Wisconsin. Their initial trails began the steps towards establishing Kohler Golf as one of the finest resort operators in the world. Read about the folks who made it happen behind the scenes. See why the Premier Course can no longer be played today.
Golf Instruction : The Ultimate Guide To A Perfect Swing & How To Easily Break 90 Boxed Set
Series: The Blokehead Success Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The golf swing is a complex move. Its basic goal is to send the golf ball soaring into the air. But there is more to the golf swing than merely hitting the golf club to the ball. It is all about directing kinetic energy into the club head upon impact with the ball. All the kinetic energy is then transferred to the ball, and sends it into flight.To get that perfect golf swing, learn more here!
Shaolin Temple Boxing - Teachings of the Purple Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
This is NOT a book of fighting techniques. Techniques are cheap and there is a glut of techniques on the martial arts market. This book is more than that. It is more than a set of lifeless instructions. Through this book you will enter the Purple Dragon’s classes. You will see the Purple Dragon, as he teaches what he teaches. It will be the next best thing to being there in person.