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Overtime: A journey of a NCAA Soccer Team
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,440. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
In May 2008 Coach Nick Roberts took over as the new Head Men’s Soccer Coach at Urbana University in Ohio where the soccer team was in disarray. In March 2012, after four seasons, the team began the season seeking its first conference title. This book follows the nine-month journey of a collegiate soccer team in the quest to win soccer games and compete for a conference championship.
The Stern Years: 1984-2014
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,900. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
David Stern began his association with the National Basketball Association in 1966. The NBA of 1966 will never be confused with the NBA of February 1, 2014 when Stern retired after a 30 year reign as National Basketball Association commissioner. By the time Stern retired, basketball was the second most popular sport in the world.
Independence, Mantle, and Miss Able
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The first night baseball game in the history of Organized Baseball was played in Independence on April 28,1930. Mickey Mantle played his first season of professional baseball for the Independence Yankees. A number of ballplayers who spent time playing in Independence went on to outstanding careers in the Major Leagues and two are enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame.
Braves Field: Memorable Moments at Boston's Lost Diamond
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
From its opening on August 18, 1915 to the sudden departure of the Boston Braves to Milwaukee before the 1953 baseball season, Braves Field was home to Boston's National League baseball club and also hosted many other events: from NFL football to championship boxing. The most memorable moments to occur in Braves Field history are portrayed here as researched and written by SABR members.
The 100 Best Tennis Lessons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,820. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis, Nonfiction » Psychology » Education & training
The 100 Best Tennis Lessons, is a compilation of international tour coach Dave Rineberg’s actual on court lessons and information written in a coach-to-player voice. From junior prodigies to college All-Americans to the best players in the world, Dave has given a lesson to every level of player on every part of the game. Now he has picked out his best lessons, for you to better your game.
Israel, A Nation of Warriors
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Jewish, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Much has been written about Jewish history, but rarely has the “fighting history” of the Jewish people been told. “Israel, A Nation of Warriors” traces the fighting heritage and history of the Hebrew warrior. It examines the modern Israeli close quarter combat system, Krav Maga, analyzes its components and attributes, and the reasons it is sought after by security forces worldwide.
Armchair Linebacker 2015 NFL Metaphysics
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 85,220. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Metaphysics
Armchair Linebacker was an amazing football blog ahead of not just its time but probably everybody else's. Now Neil B Free and Raven Mack have gotten their heads back together to give you full metaphysical preparation for the 2015 NFL season.
Level Up
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A short book containing all the vital information necessary for compiling a diet and a workout. Everything is to the point and easy to read. Covers basic nutritional and muscle building facts.
Cycling Widows 2
Series: Cycling Widows. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,280. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
CYCLING WIDOWS 2 The Trials & Tribulations of Living with an Obsessive Cyclist... Do you live with an obsessive cyclist? Then find out how to deal with topics like bike porn, fetid laundry, and the Curse of the MAMIL – all these & more are deftly tackled in this long-awaited sequel. Brought to you by the author of The Cycling Widow's Survival Guide & Cyclopathic Tendencies.
A Paddler's Journey: Adventures on the Water and Wisdom Gained Along the Way
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Through tales of adventure and misadventure, share the experiences of an avid kayaker on his journey from eager novice to seasoned expert and professional instructor. A Paddler’s Journey is about trial and error, failure and success, and what it takes to find enjoyment (and perhaps some enlightenment) in life.
Casting For Cloopers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by BigCarpMagazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Casting For Cloopers is Trevors first carp book and will captivate the reader from the outset with its down to earth style and humorous theme. It will appeal to the 'Average ' carp angler because Trevor is, like most of us a hard working family man, with a passion for big carp.
2015 Longhorn Football Prospectus: Thinking Texas Football
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(5.00 from 18 reviews)
This 2015 Texas football preview is a season companion, reference guide, and resource for the entire football season. Our goal is to present a rational, entertaining assessment of Longhorn Football, Texas opponents, and the Big 12 Conference, while imparting a more comprehensive and deeper understanding of the game, so that you can enjoy game day, and our Longhorns, all the more. Hook 'em
A Scandalous Husband
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A dedicated horse trainer fights to keep her horse ranch and the animals she loves. Her husband may be a bit of a rebel, but he’s always been an honorable man and she suspects there are hidden details behind his conviction. However it’s very hard to look past a dead prostitute…and divorce papers forwarded from prison.
Big Carp Hunters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BigCarpMagazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Derrick Rance's name will not be familiar to most of you but throughout the eighties and nineties he caught more big carp than almost any carp angler in the UK. His accolades include a trio of upper forties from Vinnetrow, a huge list of Yateley fish including big ones from the Copse, Match, Pad, Car Park and North lakes topped my Heather 3 times, the Dustbin 4 times, Bazil etc etc.
Big Carp Legends
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by BigCarpMagazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
This book starts at the beginning of John’s fishing life at the age of ten, long before his Savay days, and continues up to the end of spring 2013. His last season produced an extraordinary number of big carp – mainly down to a specific method and a never-before-seen hooking method. Sit back and enjoy John’s fishing life – the man who knows Savay and its residents like the back of his hand.
Finding Forrest Fenn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
If you have ever dreamed of treasure hunting and wondered about the mystery and intrigue; this book will bring you along with The Wolf and his wolfpack on an exciting adventure and their quest for Forrest Fenn's hidden $1 million treasure hidden somewhere in the Rocky Mountains north of Santa Fe.
The Yorkshire Hunter: The Paul Ingle Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
The story of Paul Ingle - aka 'The Yorkshire Hunter' - is one of tough northern English roots, ambition, glory, tragedy and ultimately hope. After an IBF featherweight world title win over Manuel Medina, Ingle came off the Madison Square Garden canvas to stop Junior Jones in an epic for the IBO belt. Then disaster struck. This is the tale of a fighter whose fiercest battle came outside the ring.
Getting To Scratch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Want to lower your golf scores? Perhaps even get to scratch? This book is all about the “how many” in golf rather than being about the “how.” Filled with stories that add insight, lessons that can be applied to golf and life, and more than a touch of humor, Getting To Scratch will give you new ways to save strokes.
Scandal on the South Side: The 1919 Chicago White Sox
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 180,010. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The Black Sox Scandal isn’t the only story worth telling about the 1919 Chicago White Sox. The team roster included three future Hall of Famers, a 20-year-old spitballer who would win 300 games in the minors, and even a batboy who later became a celebrity with the “Murderers’ Row” New York Yankees. All of their stories are included in Scandal on the South Side with a timeline of the 1919 season.
The National Pastime: Summer 2015 issue: North Side, South Side, All Around the Town: Baseball in Chicago
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,920. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
The National Pastime provides in-depth articles focused on the geographic region where the national SABR convention is taking place annually. The SABR 45 convention took place in Chicago, and here are 45 articles on baseball in and around the bat-and-ball crazed Windy City: 25 that appeared in the souvenir book of the convention plus another 20 articles available in ebook only.