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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 Three Principles of Outstanding Golf - How A Golfer's Mind Really Works.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
This book offers a simple, common-sense approach to the mental side of the game. Less thinking, rather than more thinking is the way forward. This book shows you how to take the first step.
A Long Walk with Sally: A Grieving Father's Golf Journey Back to Life
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,930. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
A parent's worst fear and most unimaginable horror began on April 4, 2004. As his world was torn further apart, David's only wish was to escape--to walk away--but how could he? How would he ever find the peace he so desperately needed? On a golf course in Ireland, the answer came.
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
The Wichita Kid: A Caddie's Story
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Fiction » Coming of age
The Wichita Kid is a coming-of-age novel about golf, friendship, and family. Kevin is a fatherless 12 year-old boy, who's just moved from Kansas to the "big city" of Cleveland, OH. To help support his mother and himself, Kevin finds a job as a caddie at a local country club. This story is both humorous and touching as it involves the struggles that many of us have faced as we march into adulthood.
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.
When Golf was Fun
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Austin Brothers Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Stories from the beer and barbeque circuit of golf tournaments in Texas.
The United States Open Golf Champions: Their Championship and Story - 2nd Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,940. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Professionals and amateurs from all walks of life and from all social and economic backgrounds have won the US Open championship. This is the history of all of the US Open champions through 2014.
Golf Tough: Practice, Prepare, Perform and Progress
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Golf Tough is an original and inspiring book– a book that will transform your game. Dan Abrahams is Lead Psychologist for England Golf, as well as a former touring professional golfer, and PGA coach. In Golf Tough, Dan offers you a powerful blueprint for improvement and a detailed plan for consistent high performance no matter what your standard of play.
Smith's Monthly #3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,860. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Over one hundred thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this third volume, the full and complete science fiction novel Against Time, plus four original short stories, two ongoing serial novels, and many other features.
Confessions of a Golf Slut
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Here is the funny and heart-warming "Drive, Putt, Love" golf sister to "Eat, Pray, Love." Trailblazing sports journalist Susan Fornoff tells how golf became her warm blanket through the heartbreaking loss of divorce and death, her compass for a hilarious journey through online dating, and her guiding light in the murky tunnel of midlife career change. Reads like fiction, but it's true!
Smith's Monthly #2
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Over one hundred thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this second volume the full and complete science fiction novel Thunder Mountain, plus four original short stories, two ongoing serial novels, and many other features.
The Successful Golfer: Practical Fixes for the Mental Game of Golf
Series: Peak Performance, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
The Successful Golfer addresses 50 of the most common faults that players experience and which hold them back. These include hitting the self-destruct button when winning, nervousness on the first tee, and losing focus off poor drives. The second part of the book contains explanations of cutting edge research, and the third part offers techniques including preshot routines and goal setting.
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?”

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