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Getting To Scratch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Want to lower your golf scores? Perhaps even get to scratch? This book is all about the “how many” in golf rather than being about the “how.” Filled with stories that add insight, lessons that can be applied to golf and life, and more than a touch of humor, Getting To Scratch will give you new ways to save strokes.
Scandal on the South Side: The 1919 Chicago White Sox
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,010. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The Black Sox Scandal isn’t the only story worth telling about the 1919 Chicago White Sox. The team roster included three future Hall of Famers, a 20-year-old spitballer who would win 300 games in the minors, and even a batboy who later became a celebrity with the “Murderers’ Row” New York Yankees. All of their stories are included in Scandal on the South Side with a timeline of the 1919 season.
The National Pastime: Summer 2015 issue: North Side, South Side, All Around the Town: Baseball in Chicago
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,920. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The National Pastime provides in-depth articles focused on the geographic region where the national SABR convention is taking place annually. The SABR 45 convention took place in Chicago, and here are 45 articles on baseball in and around the bat-and-ball crazed Windy City: 25 that appeared in the souvenir book of the convention plus another 20 articles available in ebook only.
Calling the Game: Baseball Broadcasting from 1920 to the Present
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,730. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
An exhaustive, meticulously researched history of bringing the national pastime out of the ballparks and into living rooms via the airwaves. Every play-by-play announcer, color commentator, and ex-ballplayer, every broadcast deal, radio station, and TV network. Plus a foreword by "Voice of the Chicago Cubs" Pat Hughes, and an afterword by Jacques Doucet, the "Voice of the Montreal Expos" 1972-2004
The Soleprint : The Inside Secrets To Getting Any Shoe You Want
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 21,950. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
All the inside sneakers to getting any sneaker you want. How to get any sneaker you want online before they sell out. All the sneakers to getting all the latest and sneakers available. Limited quantities? No problem. Difficult to get online? No problem. No more striking out online and no more of being frustrated by not getting a release. This book tells you ALL the secrets!
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,820. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
45 true, heartwarming stories from horse lovers around the world. This is the first of seven books in the series.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 2
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 2 brings you 46 true stories of fun, adventure, sorrow and life lessons from horse lovers around the globe.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 4
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
54 amazing, true horse-related stories that are sure to remind you of why you love horses so much! Volume 4 opens with an amazing, true story written by the book's cover designer who was diagnosed with cancer at a young age. Although she was not a horsemen, she quickly discovered that the entire Horse Tales for the Soul family of authors came together to support her through her amazing journey.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 5
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Volume 5 brings you 46 new, true stories from horse lovers around the globe, including Deb Granger's funny, heart warming story of how she went to a dude ranch with some girlfriends in her 50s after not riding a horse for decades. It is a funny story with a touching ending you will love!
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 6
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Among the other 42 stories in this volume is one called Good on Cows by Laine Raia. This is a hysterically funny story about taking a cow horse for a ride on the beach and the funny and surprising things that happened on that ride.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 7
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is the final book in the series of 7 Horse Tales for the Soul. 44 true, heartwarming stories from horse lovers around the globe are sure to touch your heart.
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: 23,250. 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.