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PIGSKIN WARRIORS: COLLEGE FOOTBALL'S GREATEST TRADITIONS, GAMES AND PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 335,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
History of college football.
The USC Trojans: College Football's All-Time Greatest Dynasty
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 439,970. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
History of Trojans football.
WHAT IT MEANS TO BE MEANS TO BE A TROJAN: PETE CARROLL AND SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA'S GREATEST PLAYERS
By Steven Travers
Series: USC TROJANS, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 119,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Interviews with Trojan legends.
Waiting for the Fall: A Decade of Dreams, Drama and West Virginia University Football
By Mike Casazza
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,870. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by Zone Read. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
When native son and head coach Rich Rodriguez led the West Virginia Mountaineers to an unexpected Sugar Bowl victory at the end of the 2005 season, behind a youthful roster that included electrifying freshmen Patrick White and Steve Slaton, West Virginia fans figured the best was yet to come. Instead, the seasons that followed served up endless, stomach-churning drama.
Ohio High School Football: A Profile of Some of the Great Teams, Towns, and Personalities 1894 - 1971
By Tim Raab
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,560. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A fun and informative look at the some of the teams, schools, and people that have made Ohio the most exciting state in which to watch and play high school football! Going decade by decade, the book illuminates its subject with reader-friendly insights and will take you from the first football games in the late 19th century to 1972 when Ohio instituted its first playoff system.
Entertainment, Heroes and Villains: Success and Failure at Burnley FC
By Dave Thomas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,510. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Vertical Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Entertainment, Heroes and Villains explores humble Burnley FC’s rise to the glamour of the Premiership and then its immediate relegation to the Championship. Written from the perspective of a true football fan, this fascinating emotional ride up and down the football leagues will be a familiar one for many supporters and is an enthralling read whatever team you support.
20|13: A Tribute to Sir Alex Ferguson
By Harry Harris
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,430. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Sir Alex Ferguson has dominated English football for over 26 years. Now, having decided to call it a day, 20/13 pays tribute to the man's remarkable achievements by recounting each of Manchester United's 20 title triumphs from the Edwardian era to the present day and the 13 titles won by Sir Alex during his United reign.
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s
By Kelvin Barker
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 213,910. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Celery! Representing Chelsea in the 1980s is a definitive period piece of True Blue writing which captures in amazing detail the trials and tribulations, the laughter and the tears, and the joy and pain of both watching and playing for Chelsea Football Club during a truly remarkable decade in the club's history.
Chelsea Football Fanzine
By Mark Worrall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,580. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Renowned as the peoples publication, cfcuk has been on the streets since may 1999 when it was originally launched as Matthew Harding's Blue and White Army. Chelsea Football anzine, the best of cfcuk volume one, takes a look back at the first fifty issues showcasing a fascinating selection of articles, interviews and editorial material featured between may 1999 and September 2005.
Blue Murder Chelsea Till I Die
By Mark Worrall
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
money, sex, drugs, rock and roll and chelsea fc, johnny nipper is deeply preoccupied with them all. for thirty years he’s had it all his own way, double crossing and dealing his way through life without a care in the world until the day he gets it all wrong. based on a true story, blue murder stylishly explores the morality of greed, revenge and violence.
Back From The Brink
By Justin Blundell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 169,460. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The twenty-odd years that separated the First World War from the Second World War have often been referred to as the long weekend. This book follows the fortunes of Manchester United from Friday night to Sunday afternoon.
The Return of King Kenny - Liverpool FC's 2010-2011 Season from a Fan's Perspective (Unauthorised)
By Oliver Smith
Price: $4.75 USD. Words: 104,320. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Punked Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
At over 100,000 words, The Return of King Kenny is the most comprehensive guide yet published to Liverpool Football Club’s 2010-2011 season, arguably the most tumultuous of any in the club’s history. The previous lacklustre year had ended with the sacking of Rafael Benitez, which led the author of this book to believe that things could only get worse…
Big Balls! World Cup Nations
By Chris Whitfield
Price: Free! Words: 114,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
BIG BALLS! World Cup Nations is a collection of informative and irreverent football histories of the thirty-two countries represented at the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil. If you like football, you will love this book. It is BIG and is complete and utter BALLS!
Ned Davy's Road to Redemption
By Matthew Jansen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,730. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
The story of a forty-mumble fat man turning his life around so that the All Blacks will win the Rugby World Cup 2011.
Making History, Not Reliving It
By Mark Worrall, Kelvin Barker, & David Johnstone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 169,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Gate 17. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Making History, Not Reliving It recounts the first decade of Roman's rule in London mirrored against a backdrop of an ever-changing, social-media-driven, angst and envy-ridden world where the revolving door of change seems to spin as fast as that of the manager's at Stamford Bridge. Season-by-season detail is entertainingly supplemented with news and entertainment bulletins.
Gridiron Diplomat
By Tom Kelly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The following is a true story. This is an account of the personal experiences of a rogue linebacker (LB) from Ohio bearing football pads and know-how. He travels the world in an attempt to infect young, socialist-minded Soviet warriors behind the Iron Curtain with the positive virus of American Football in the 1980’s and 90’s.
Mancini: Diary of a Champion
By Harry Harris
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 163,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is the incredible inside story of Manchester City’s first title in 44 years and perhaps the most remarkable football season of all-time, written from the point of view of the man in the eye of the storm - City manager Roberto Mancini.
The Red Eye
By David Blatt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,260. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
For any normal individual, a round the world trip of a lifetime would mean abandoning all thoughts of everyday life and embracing a jetset lifestyle. Not so David Blatt. While his long-suffering wife Hélène embarked upon a 90,000 mile global odyssey with thoughts of tickingoff as many of the world's wonders as possible, David felt the magnetic pull of the other love of his life, Manchester United.
From Hull to Hell and Back
By Lee Crooks
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,540. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Rugby league prop forward Lee Crooks was an archetypal blood and guts firebrand front-rower. His autobiography, From Hull to Hell and Back, is by turns confessional and controversial, moving and occasionally hilarious. This is the colourful story of a modern-day rugby league maverick. Think you know Lee Crooks? Think again!
Sobs' Story: Keep The faith
By A Love Supreme
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 127,530. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
One man's life long devotion following SAFC. This intriguing look at almost half a century of music, politics and above all football will make you love, laugh, cry and most of all keep supporting Sunderland forever.