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Martial Arts Soul, One Man's Journey
Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 1 review)
Martial Arts Soul is like a “Chicken Soup” for the martial arts soul. The stories focus on Larry Louderback’s journey in the martial arts from the past 36 years. These stories are amusing and inspirational.
Confessions of a Kiwi Motorcyclist
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,850. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motorcycling
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
An easy read and a really good synopsis of why we ride, balanced by some sobering moments with handfuls of humour thrown in for good measure. Share the experiences of a keen New Zealand motorcyclist, some good rides, great bike reviews, tips for newbies and advanced riders and what not to do. This book will answer the questions of “Should you ride and why we ride.”
Sailing Alone to Isla
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A single-handed voyage on a small sailboat from Key West Florida to Isla Mujeres, Mexico.
Tayla's Day Out -A New Zealand Photo-Story for All Ages
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten-year-old Tayla and her aunty take a walk on one of the many foot trails on Mount Taranaki. Tayla is intent on finding enough snow to make a snowman, and Aunty is intent on keeping up with her. Illustrated with numerous photographs reflecting the environment and the simple fun of their excursion.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.
Red Skies In Morning: An Unforgettable Stormy Passage from Juneau to Seattle
Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(4.00 from 1 review)
The author, a novice sailor, and her husband set out from Juneau, Alaska on a sailboat headed for Seattle, WA. Though early spring, winter weather prevailed in the far north making the voyage long and stressful. Storms, rough seas, frigid temperatures, dense fog, intense rain squalls test their abilities, stamina and their marriage.
Encounter on Onion Peak
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
(4.00 from 1 review)
I'm not sure what it was, but the woods fell silent as it made its' way up the side of the hill. I wasn't worried, but then my dog, who enjoyed chasing bear, deer, and elk, crouched down and started shivering as the creature crested the hill. He should have been up barking at it, and chasing it away, but instead he was cowering! That worried me some!
Ballads from an Unlucky Fisherman
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sixteen poems about fishing, from a very unlucky fisherman
Safe at Home: A Season in the Valley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
(4.00 from 1 review)
Safe at Home: A Season in the Valley tells the story of the 2009 New Market Rebels and the townspeople who house them, feed them, and root for them; welcome them into their homes in June and send them back to their schools in August. In the process, both players and fans become part of something greater than themselves, even if it is just a baseball team in a little town in the Shenandoah Valley.
Guru Coaching
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(4.00 from 1 review)
Renowned football powerhouse Penn State takes a great fall. How could a school with such a storied history fall and receive some of the harshest penalties in NCAA history. Simply put, they forgot what was important. On a regular basis, we hear about fans and coaches doing really stupid things. In the pages of this book, you will see what is really important in coaching and how to avoid pitfalls.
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.
Euro 2012 Survival Guide Poland Ukraine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(4.00 from 1 review)
Heading to Poland or Ukraine for Euro 2012? Our handy guide – written by two England fans living in Poland and Ukraine – will give you the inside tips on where to go, what to do, how to stay safe and enjoy your stay in these beautiful countries.
Newspaper Bundle
Price: Free! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a series of columns written for the Georgetown News Graphic in 2011-2012. The author writes about her experiences while running and biking in the remote area of Scott County in Kentucky. The situations are always comical and often unbelievable.
America's Passion: How a Coal Miner's Game Became the NFL in the 20th Century
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Essay » Political
(4.00 from 1 review)
The National Football League is the premier sport in the United States. But it always wasn't that way. Author Evan Weiner takes us back to the days when the NFL was a mom and pop store operation with the players and others who witnessed the league's growth first hand. The game started in the coal mines in western Pennsylvania and is a multi-billion dollar business today.
Prepping On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
(4.00 from 1 review)
Prepping on a Budget is for every prepper out there who feels out of the loop or uncertain about their gear or education because they can't afford "the best". This eBook goes into detail about where you can find cheap, yet reliable, gear. It also goes over how to find FREE education. You don't need to have
Golf - The Funny Side
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
One hundred and twenty thousand years ago an apeman, Ug Blankenthorpe, picked up a stick with a knob on the end. He instinctively liked it and started using it for hunting small mammals and striking people he didn't like. But he also had fun hitting small stones with it. To understand the evolution of the game read James Clarke’s fascinating history of golf.
Tall Tree Chronicles, Rip-roaring Outdoor Escapades
Series: Tall Tree Chronicles, Rip-roaring Outdoor Escapades, Volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,160. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
(4.00 from 1 review)
Little did I realize the totally unanticipated consequences of swaying in a forest breeze untold hours alone with nothing to do but wait. Every pre-dawn morning, a new bone chilling adventure and a joyous heartwarming cerebral journey awaited me as I climbed high into the forest canopy for another thrilling outdoor session. Come along with me now, and chuckle together about the fun times.
Hunting a Spooked Tom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
(4.00 from 1 review)
The chase was on but could I slip in on this cagey old bird. This old Tom Turkey seemed mad...but why?
Off The Map: Fifty-Five Weeks of Adventuring in the Great American Wilderness and Beyond
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(3.00 from 1 review)
Off The Map is a collection of fifty-five outdoor adventures that take place along the rougher and more precarious edges of our country's natural splendor. If you enjoy tales of haunted hotels and hot springs, hypothermia and heat exhaustion, as well as snapshots of the most scenic locations this continent has to offer, Off The Map will satisfy your inquisitive and adventurous spirit.
A Backpacker in Virginia
Series: Asperger's on the Appalachain Trail. Price: Free! Words: 6,430. Language: American English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is the third of eight trail journals that I kept while backpacking on the Appalachian Trail. This particular journal is from my hike through central Virginia during the summer of 2003.