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Fantasy Football: For Beginners
By Trevis Waters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 15 reviews)
This eBook was written to help you understand what fantasy football is, how it works, and how to play it. Whether you're thinking about playing fantasy football, wanting to play, or actually starting to play, this eBook explains it all.
From Flat Cap to Bronx Hat
By Terry Wills
Price: Free! Words: 59,550. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the first parts of his autobiography, veteran West Bromwich Albion supporter Terry Wills remembers the peaks and troughs of supporting the club between 1940 and 1968. His experiences include the dangers of watching football during National Service, the downside of a 16 hour queue for tickets and the incomparable joy of two Wembley trips.
Hurricane Handbook
By Gene Parola
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In this, as in any discussion about boats and weather, one can make no assumptions. There is little new in that matrix. Boats, the sea and weather have posed those ambiguities ever since man leapt astride a log and rode it the first time. However, there are some steps that a responsible owner can take in an attempt to minimize damage. The following suggestions, properly executed, may help.
Under the Laughter of Eagles
By Michael McQuaid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
True stories of some of the Wildlife and Navy people I served with during my tour of duty while stationed on Adak, Alaska. Viewed from a sometimes sideways sense of humor.
The Manual of Bean Curd Boxing: Tai Chi and the Noble Art of Leaving Things Undone
By Paul Read
Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a Manual for 21st Century Living. Redefining the lessons of Taoism and the practical exercises of Tai Chi, this book describes how to use the most practical points from these ancient disciplines to enable us to reach out and grasp life with more energy, with more passion and with more wisdom. Instead of acquiring yet more tools, throw them away and learn the Art of Leaving Things Undone.
Get Off the Couch with Joan
By Joan H. Young
Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 1. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ten essays, most were previously published as newspaper columns, chronicling two years of hikes on the North Country Trail by the author. "Young has an easy, breezy way of writing that makes reading both pleasurable and informative." - Big Rapids (MI) Pioneer (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
Backcountry Trail Pics
By Darin Letzring
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the past ten years, I've seen some really great scenery in the backcountry of the national parks and wilderness areas in the western United States. This book is meant to be a "quick read" in that it should only take 10-15 minutes to view, but I hope these pictures last alot longer than that in your mind. You might also want to keep it handy to review when you get sick and tired of the office.
So You Joined A Gym...Now What? Step-by-Step Instructions & Essential Info That Truly Simplify How to Plan Your Best Gym Workouts, Including Sample Workouts!
By Linda Burke
Series: The Now What? Fitness Books, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this fifth book of The Now What? Fitness Series, certified personal fitness trainer Linda Burke delves into working out at the gym. She explains how to structure a smart gym cardio and strength training workout that will yield twice the results in half the time as a poorly structured routine. She also covers topics such as warming up, flexibility training, what to wear and gym etiquette.
A tranquil Day on the Strait of Canso
By Rob Dunbar
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a summary of a wonderful day spent dinghy sailing in the confines of the Strait of Canso which separates mainland Nova Scotia from Cape Breton Island.
The Way of the River: My Journey of Fishing, Forgiveness and Spiritual Recovery
By Randy Kadish
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of memoirs reflect Randy Kadish’s journey of fly fishing and spiritual recovery that began when he admitted his life had become unmanageable. Then, he asked for help and relived the deep pain of his very traumatic childhood. To soothe himself, he turned to fishing. Finally, after an unexpected crisis, he found a way to forgive and connect to the good in the world.
Como Mejorar En La Pesca De Bagre y Carpa
By Miguel A. Armendariz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: Spanish. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
En este libro les enseñare según mis propias experiencias, como mejorar en la pesca de bagres y carpas. les contare los lugares mejores para pescar así como los horarios y temporadas de pesca mejores que me han dado muy buenos resultados, además les diré como hacer el nudo y la configuración de anzuelos que hay que hacer para que sea mas resistente y te ayude a sacar los peces mas grandes.
Six Sigma Principles with Practice
By John Fraser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Production & operations management
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The purpose of this short ebook is to introduce the reader to some of the key concepts that underpin Six Sigma; making businesses faster and more competitive by understanding and eliminating the sources of variation in processes. It is not intended as an exhaustive text on the subject, more as a summary with some Soccer examples and anecdotes that will help the reader understand Six Sigma
Pulsing Hand
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Short power is one thing. In fact, short power is a useful skill to have. But if someone claims that they can shoot energy into a brick and break it with a soft touch, they should be able to demonstrate this ability in a way that cannot be explained away by physics, leverage, or body mechanics.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
By Babs Malchow Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
20 day paddles with GPS coordinates for small watercraft launch sites, public accesses and restaurants with beach landings along the way. The fun to read guide shares the most dramatic bluffs, hidden beaches, lighthouses, entertaining history, coastal landmarks, and 15 shipwreck locations visible from kayaks. This is why Wisconsin's Door Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination.
Jose Silva Guide to Mental Training for Fitness and Sports: Think and Grow Fit
By Jose Silva
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,010. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009 by Ed Bernd Jr.. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 1 review)
Research has shown conclusively that when you practice mentally - at the correct level of mind - you will gain almost as much benefit as when you practice physically. When you combine physical and mental practice, your results are far greater. Now the world's Number One mind training program will show you how. Whether you are a pro, a weekend warrior, of a fitness fanatic, this book is for you.
Ozark Mountains Mark Twain Style Fishing Stories
By Rolland Love
Series: Ozark Mountains Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Real fishing stories. You can even read them to your kids around the campfire, in the tent by lantern light, or at home in their beds to get ‘em fired up for the big camping or fishing trip.” ✔ AMAZON Kindle — Featured Author Review — “Rolland Love’s deep-rooted passion for the Ozarks comes to life in a series of fantastic fishing tales that Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer could have only dreamed of"
Who Packed Your Parachute?
By Tim Rolston
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(5.00 from 1 review)
NOW REVISED AND UPDATED: How to tie better parachute dry flies. A short evaluation of new ways to tie better, faster, more imitative and durable parachute fly patterns. Tim Rolston takes a brief look at why parachute flies have traditionaly been fragile, why they are worth using and what steps you can take to make your flies better.
Triathlon for Girls Like Us
By Gloria Safar
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,860. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
(5.00 from 1 review)
All you need to know for having a great time in your triathlon: common questions, expert opinions, training plans, how to avoid injuries, nutrition, and much more. Triathlons are a great physical and mental challenge. Finishing one is always a proud moment! With information specifically addressing women participation in the sport, this book is a great guide for beginners and experienced alike.
Circling the City: Take a Hike Around Boulder, Colorado
By Brock Media
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tour Boulder’s wild side by hiking all the way around the city on this unique eight-part trek through prairies, riparian districts, and, of course, the foothills. Experience abundant wildflowers, acres of grasslands, the chirping antics of prairie dogs — all while enjoying some rare solitude in lesser-known open-space parcels.
Adventures in Water Skiing: Part 1, Hot Dogging
By Tony Klarich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Water sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tony Klarich, well known pioneer and innovator, recounts his journey to notoriety as the world’s premier hot dog water skier. From the Long Beach Marine Stadium to the Parker Strip of the Colorado River and beyond, Klarich achieved water skiing fame with the help of his uncle Mike Murphy and the promotions of Herb O’Brien. Includes scores of classic photos and video links.