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Olympic Lyon: The Untold Story of the Last Gold Medal for Golf
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Before Tiger Woods—and before Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Ben Hogan, and even Bobby Jones, there was the great Canadian George S. Lyon. This first account of Canada’s little-known golf legend, Olympic Lyon traces his incredible journey from small-town Ontario to the final match of the 1904 Summer Olympics in St. Louis.
The Gift - A Journey to a Better Score in Golf and Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,160. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Tom Morrison once showed the potential to become a great professional golfer. Now, years after abandoning his playing career, he goes on a quest to discover the secrets of one of golf’s most extraordinary performers, the legendary Irving Pirsig. From his perspective as an Olympic sport psychology coach and a single digit handicap, Monette’s novel will entertain and inspire all golfers.
Becoming Blackwolf Run
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
(5.00 from 1 review)
An historical account of Herb Kohler, Pete Dye and a young Head Professional's efforts to create an exceptional golf property in the village of Kohler, WI. Their initial steps and efforts established Kohler Golf as one of the finest resort operators in the world. Read about the folks who made it happen behind the scenes and why the initial layout was the best course of the current ones today
Outside Agency (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer turned golf pro Kieran Lenahan wakes up in the hospital with amnesia... and a dead woman. "DALY SCORES A BIRDIE" —PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY
Buried Lies (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer turned golf pro Kieran Lenahan's pro shop is torched, and his famed caddie is murdered. It only goes down hill from there... "DALY SCORES A BIRDIE" —PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY
Local Knowledge (A Kieran Lenahan Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Lawyer-turned-golf pro Kieran Lenahan must solve the murder of millionaire country-club owner Sylvester Miles. "A FAST-PACED MYSTERY" —THE NEW YORK TIMES
Over the Ocean and to the Links: A Golfer's Journey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
The purpose in writing this book was to inspire, and guide, other solitary or small groups of golfers to follow their dreams and experience the unique joy of golf in Scotland. I am just a regular working guy, not wealthy or well to do, just a person who clips store coupons for the local grocery store and simply enjoys the game of golf.
The Sultan of Overswing
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 53,220. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
This book is a collection of notes made by a man who, after fifteen years of playing golf as a mediocre golfer, decided one day to improve his swing and his attitude to eventually transform himself into a better golfer.
Caddy Daze
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Caddy Daze is the story of the summers Jim and his high school friends spent toting golf bags at a country club in Westchester, N.Y. The offbeat denizens of the caddy yard are lovingly presented, presided over by a caddy master whose formal education ended in the 6th grade -- but who holds dual degrees from the schools of hard-knocks and street smarts.
Birdies, Bogies and Kiwis: Golfing and Touring New Zealand
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,550. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
With 400 established courses, no country on Earth has more golf courses per capita than New Zealand. We’d heard visitors easily enjoy a game without the overcrowding experienced in many other parts of the world. So, when Geoff, my best pal and golfing partner popped the question, I was pretty darned pleased. “A golfing trip to New Zealand? When do we leave?”
Why Bad Golf Happens To Good People/It's Your Brain Not Your Game!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,510. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every golfer has left the course thinking about the short putt they missed or trying to justify their poor performance by declaring that their “head wasn’t in the game.” All golfs recognize the importance of the mental game and need to practice as much mentally as they do physically.
Inside, Outside, and On the Ropes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
For all golfers who wonder what it would be like to have the game, the goals, and the guts to try and make it on The PGA TOUR's Champions Tour. This is an "inside the ropes...between the ears" narrative of what it's like to be out there. With a Foreword by Fred Funk, and Life Lessons from Q-School and The Majors at the end of each chapter, this is a lively, informative read for golfers of all ages
God Carries a One Iron: A Christian Approach to Golf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,020. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"God Carries a One Iron" is a challenge to the believing golfer to love the game as someone who loves the Lord more. What do Christians do with our games? Where does God go when you lace up your golf shoes and walk to the first tee? What does golf teach us about God and ourselves? How does the Bible guide the time, money and energy we devote to golf? This is theology, but not like you expect it.
(possibly) The Best (golf) Vacation Ever
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
"Jim Coomer’s book should be read by everyone who is planning a golfing holiday to Scotland or anyone who has ever wondered what a golfing holiday to Scotland would be like. His descriptive writing about Scotland’s Scots, and Scotland's golf courses, known and unknown, is both delightful and instructive. — Donald Ford, author of the Carnoustie Sto

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