Books tagged: boxing

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The Fighter
You set the price! Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Getting the diagnosis no one ever wants to hear will have young amateur boxer, Nick Krasinski, fighting for his life at home and in the ring. **ALL THE AUTHOR'S PROCEEDS FROM THIS E-BOOK WILL BE DONATED TO THE UNITED WAY TO HELP SUPPORT OWEN SOUND FIRE VICTIMS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE**
The Legend
Price: Free! Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Larry Donald is a 1992 Olympian who remained a main-stay in top contention for over a decade in the heavyweight division. He turned pro long before the bustling social media age-when HBO, USA Tuesday Night Fights, and boxing magazines were where the info was at. Never a brawler or one to take needless chances Larry consistently won at a top level with only a few losses to the division’s very best.
1964: Year Of Triumph And Tragedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In 1964, the conflict in Vietnam suddenly escalated into a bloody war; the world was introduced to perhaps the greatest rock band and the greatest heavyweight fighter of all time; landmark civil rights legislation began to protect millions of disenfranchised Americans; and the Warren Commission Report created a firestorm of controversy as it tried to explain who killed the President.
African Warrior
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » General
Herman is raised by villagers on a farm in Zambia where he develops a killing instinct. He is taken away and sent to an English College. He must conquer his nature by learning to control it. Then he joins the woman he loves in Jakarta, Indonesia… The story of Herman explores the need to remove that which threatens us and our beliefs. It asks the question again; does the end ever justify the means
Vegas Knockout: A Novel in Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban
The fight of the century is almost here, and everyone in Sin City feels the buzz. The young journalist on the make. The lovesick con man. The rich man’s daughter with a very dirty secret. The king of Vegas nightlife. As the frenzy builds and the stakes get higher, these and other indelible Vegas characters will put everything on the line. A darker, wilder, more uproarious side of Vegas.
A Difficult Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Julia Underwood. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Maxie Skerris had to die, but it wouldn’t be easy. A British hitman living in New York is given the task by a notorious criminal. The job, carried out during a boxing match in Madison Square Garden, is a success, but there are unexpected consequences, involving large sums of money, gems and a dubious millionaire, which will change lives forever.
Lamia's Fists
Series: Lamia's Fists, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 157,900. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lea, a lamia boxer, was at the top of the world, until she let her arrogance and greed ruin her life. Now homeless, she lost all will to live, until she met Julie, owner of a home group that is sinking with debt. Finding new purpose, Lea must put her gloves back and return to the ring. Will it be as easy as before, or will she fail?
365 Days of Sports: Motivational Quotes for the Sports Lover
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Hot Tropica Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference, Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This collection of sports quotes is meant to inspire and motivate the sports lovers in all of us. Start the day off with a smile by reading a sports quote a day every day of the year or just in one sitting. The quotes are from celebrities, comedians, athletes, coaches, politicians, and just about anybody who has an opinion on sports. This book also makes a terrific gift for young athletes.
An Education
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
At the training camp in the country Larry helps with the champ and his sparing partner, Big George..
Don Cockell Heavyweight Boxing Contender From England
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
World heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano fought British Empire champion Don Cockell on May 16, 1955 at San Francisco's old Kezar Stadium. The bout was not regarded as much of a test for Marciano in the pre-fight newspapers leading up to the event. It was the American's 5th title defense. Even British commentators failed to anticipate the highly competitive contest that was about to be staged.