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Horses, Hearts & Havoc
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 728,040. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
The perfect indulgence for fans of suspense, mystery, romance, and horses! Whether riding jumpers, dressage, western, racehorses, or gaited horses, the heroines of these books are in for a bumpy ride. You'll find yourself reined into stories with stalkers, conspiracy, unexpected turns, cut-throat competition, and love-at-first-sight romance. At the center of each story, of course, are the horses.
My Life in Baseball - The True Record
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2020 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Ty Cobb "sets the record straight" in this reissue of his classic autobiography, as told to the infamous Al Stump. Even with the required grain of salt, Cobb's anecdotes about himself the Dead Ball Era are priceless slices of early baseball history. Stump, of course, followed the book (after Cobb's death) with one of the great character assassinations of all time.
The Bronx Zoo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2020 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The first eBook edition of the record-breaking best seller about the wild times and adventures of the dysfunctional yet championship-winning 1978 New York Yankees. Sparky Lyle takes readers right into the clubhouse with Reggie Jackson, Billy Martin, Lou Piniella, Goose Gossage, and the whole zoo!
A Gap in the Himalayas: Travel in China, Southeast Asia, Nepal, India and Sri Lanka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,770. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
A travelogue of a four-month journey mixing adventure, volunteering and touring through China, Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Nepal, India and Sri Lanka. Not your usual twenty-somethings, this was a trip by two semi-retired but energetic travellers who should have known better.
Soccer Skills and Drills - Ages U6 to U18
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 570,300. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Lays out the skills on how to be a better player and/or coach players to be better.
The Idiot Farm: Sailing Painfully Slowly Round Britain’s ‘Big Island’ in a Small Boat, with a Side Order of Low Countries
Price: $4.60 USD. Words: 118,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
“The Idiot Farm” is the story of my sailing trip round what most people would probably call Mainland Britain in my wee yacht. This took place over 12 years and was incredibly slow, sporadic and wimpy. As well as the coast of the UK and a tiny bit of eastern Ireland, I bang on quite a bit about cruising the inland waters of the Netherlands.
The Politics Of Sports Business 2019
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2019. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
The “Politics of Sports Business 2019", There are 365 commentaries and all of them are derived from one central thought. How sports operates with three absolute needs to be successful. Government backing. Money from television. Corporate support. It really does not matter if a sport is headquartered in the United States or in Switzerland. The 365 essays reflect that thinking.
An Audience With Alan Hudson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,830. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2019 by Kaleidoscope. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Alan Hudson was a players player, a fans player and an artist. A man with all the gifts! He was the quintessential cockney rebel and had style, charisma and flamboyance not only on the pitch but off the pitch as well. The original rebellious Kings Road kid burst onto the football scene at a time that London was truly swinging, and comparisons were obviously made with the irresistible George Best
Misplaced in Europe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
This book chronicles my adventures on an 80-foot yacht cruising around the Italian coast, while I work as a "hostess" for a couple of elitist Monegasques. It includes local recipes, snap-shots of the colourful characters I meet, interesting historic facts and amusing work-related incidents. I aim to expose the funny, poignant and sometimes sinister adventures of a path less well travelled.
"Extraordinary Performances In Sports And Life-- The Numbers That Influence Them"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,240. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
This was a Very Difficult book for me to write. I researched an enormous amount of information. The information crossed a number of different disciplines. Additionally, the data did not fit comfortably into one book genre. What I present to you is NOT Numerology-- Yet Numerology is relevant. I make references to Astrology-- Yet this is NOT a text on Astrology.I also include personal anecdotes.
The Belt Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,950. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Kevin Lueshing's tears fell freely as he lifted boxing's coveted Lonsdale Belt. Weeping openly at
Carp Fishing Box Set
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 147,630. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Steve Graham has been an angler for more than fifty years, and for the last twenty-five years he has fished almost exclusively for carp. During this time he has caught some huge fish, many of which were over the magic forty pounds mark, both in England and abroad. This box set contains three of Steve`s most popular carp fishing books.
1620 Mental Triggers to Get a Lot Stronger Than Your Competition-And Dominate in Your Sport
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence & self-esteem
Do you need a Miracle? Yes, this is possible! This book is specially configured (order of words) for you to Get a Lot Stronger Than Your Competition-And Dominate in Your Sport. Quick effects. Some people reported beneficial effects from the very next day. However, ... (find out more)
Horses and Farms For Fiction Writers
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 131,360. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
What is it like to own and ride a horse or live on a farm? How far can a horse be ridden in a day or a week? How do you pluck a chicken? Is milking a cow any different from milking a goat? Why are some fences made out of boards while others use rails or wire? These are all complicated subjects. Getting the details right can add depth and realism to a story.
101 Bits of Useful Advice for the Padler, Hiker and Camper, Vol I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
a series of books that contain ideas on how to improve your camping experience and things to avoid. Filled with wit, humor and pathos, you will come away more knowledgeable for the effort.
I Am Not Paul Bunyan And Other Tall Tales
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,120. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Hockey players have stories. All you have to do is ask a question about something that happened and step back and allow them to talk. The stories seem to be neither exaggerated tall tales except the stories are neither exaggerated nor tall tales. The stories you are about to read are true and the names have not been changed to protect either the innocent or guilty.
Wild Genesis - A True Story Of Adventure, Friends Lost, And Maturity Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Via phone and U.S. mail, we had arranged to buy five horses for $1,600... Reality came to the fore as we now had our means to traverse the highlands and forests. Tomorrow morning, we will go forward into the past, and I will get the chance to partake in my genesis in the wild.
Outside the Rio Spotlight: American Triumphs You Didn't See at the 2016 Olympics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In the 2016 Olympics, 12 athletes—record-breakers, pioneers, and all-around thrilling competitors—were overlooked in the prime-time TV coverage. Outside the Rio Spotlight tells tales of courage and American excellence at its peak, with stories about those who contest in the lesser-known sports like judo, rowing, BMX, and fencing. These athletes did it for love of the sport alone. (120,000 words)
Operation Black September: The 1977 Army Football Team
Price: Free! Words: 176,440. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The 1977 Army Football Team was the most successful team at West Point during the 1970s. The team won the Commander-in-Chief’s Trophy by beating both Navy and Air Force and was offered a bowl bid. Players were united by their two Co-Captains, and this led to the only winning Army Football team between the 1972-1984 seasons.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...