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Fall Off the Couch Laughing
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 2. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Ten humorous essays, most of which were previously published as newspaper columns. Themes have to do with outdoor recreation and are illustrated with photos by the author. (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
Attack of the Flying Squirrel People!
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
An award winning, comedic essay on the insane sport of wingsuit flying. It explores the history of the sport, the direction it's moving in, and the questionable sanity of its participants.
LASTCAR: Cup Series Year-By-Year (1949-2016)
Series: LASTCAR, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,260. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
LASTCAR.info’s Brock Beard pens his own history of the NASCAR Cup Series from the perspective of the series’ last-place finishers, providing detailed analysis of every season run from 1949 through 2016.
An AFTMA fairy tale.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,920. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
A collection of fly-fishing related stories based on the most popular posts from "The Fishing Gene" blog, revised and updated into a more convenient reading format. Information on fly tying, fictional tales of fly-fishing and thoughts on subjects ranging from why fish are so smart to the perennial question of "What about the Hook?". A light hearted romp through a wide variety of subjects.
Delirium: My Fascination for the 1978 World Cup Final
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
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The 1978 World Cup Final was one of the most spectacular but controversial sporting events in recent memory. All of Argentina, backed by the ruling military junta was willing them to win against a talented Dutch Team. This is my take on a truly gripping but heavily tarnished match and the events that surrounded it.
Sensible Places: Essays on Place, Time, & Countryside
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Bapton Books. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
The countryman's calendar; life in sprung rhythm. The West Country's beloved essayist writes of his countryside, of chalk streams, white horses and ancient henges, eccentric neighbours, village life, village cricket, and Evensong. An instant country classic.
Revista EnCubierta - Julio de 2012
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: Spanish. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
EnCubierta es la primera revista dedicada a los libros digitales. Se publica el primer lunes de cada mes e incluye en cada número contenido exclusivo: capítulos y extractos de ebooks y entrevistas con los autores. Este número de EnCubierta está dedicado a la relación entre deporte y literatura y contiene entrevistas a Enric González y Guillermo Samperio, entre otros.
Bullfighting and Evolution
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
The author explores ancient and future aspects of bullfighting, its meanings and importance aside from the bloody show itself.
Outside Duluth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Outside Duluth will take you on an armchair tour of one of the best regions for outdoor fun in the US. Join Eric Chandler as he takes you cross country skiing, biking, paddling, and running with his family near the head of Lake Superior. Chandler's stories are part essay, part guidebook and all fun. Find out why Outside Magazine named Duluth runner-up for the best adventure hub in the whole world!
More Than a Tug of War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
In the fall of 1999, forty freshmen at Hope College took part in the Pull, a tradition with over a century of history that began as a tug-of-war but has become much more. They find themselves pushed to their limits until they discover within themselves the limitless strength of the human spirit. This true story chronicles the 03 Pull Team as they learn for themselves what the Pull is all about.
Inside Sports
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
Inside Sports is a collection of some of the biggest sports stories going on in the world of sports. With stories covering the NBA, NFL, MLB, and other sports leagues, Inside Sports has a little bit of everything for everyone.
Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them" Free Abridged Version
Price: Free! Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
My book "Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them" , could very well be entitled "Metaphysics Put To The Test"
Running After Spaghetti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,840. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
A nonfiction journey exposing the mental and physical strength to accomplish once-thought-impossible goals. Casey Sell brings recipes to the table while struggling to prepare for and run a race distance she has never been physically able to attempt. And I describe in crazy twists and turns finishing 12 miles to running 14 consecutive weeks of 100 miles/week with one goal - to finish one race.
Sports Survival Guide for Men
Price: Free! Words: 31,110. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
Guys: Is the only sports-related injury you get a sore thumb from switching the remote from ESPN to ESPN2? Think a “safety blitz” is just an unsuccessful single by 80’s pop group “Men Without Hats”? Can’t tell a yakker from a yellow hammer? The Sports Survival Guide for Men is for you!
Speed Bones
Series: Words To Elate. Price: $1.26 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
People engaged in sports for different reasons, in schools sporting seasons are put into place to boost the students competitive spirits, at a higher level individuals take up sports as a professional career from which they can earn a living, there are people who spend thousands of hours at sports stadiums and tons of cash just to enjoy the fun of watching big games and athletic tournaments, there