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Beach Volleyball- Secret Of The Pros
By Doug Mauro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Volleyball
Former Professional Beach Volleyball Player tells all. From beginner to professional players, this book will bring your physical and mental game up thousands of notches. The basics, strategies, game plans, and other secrets of the game of Beach Volleyball. Practiced or played with Karch, Stoklos, Adam Johnson and others . Great read and tons of information to succeed. Perfect for sand volleyball.
When Your Horse Rears: How to Stop It
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,260. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You can't make your horse stop rearing with a "bigger, badder bit." You can't "wish it away" and he'll not magically "get over it." You've got to proactively retrain his brain. Here's how.
How to Start a Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This book offers simple and objective training for the unbroke horse, from 1st-time bridling and saddling to sacking out, bridle work from the ground, pre-mount work, and your (necessarily short) first ride. Learn the proven methods of John Lyons, safety tips and tricks to save time. Put a solid foundation on your young, green horse, a solid start that'll pay big dividend for the rest of his life.
What Is Wrong with My Horse?
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 3. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A book full of solutions for the horse owner. In three parts. Section I: "Fright" in it's myriad forms. Section II: Neglect your lawn, get weeds. Neglect your car, break down. Neglect your horse... collect trips to the ER. Here's what you need to know to keep your horse tuned-up and out of trouble. Section III: Step-by-step fixes for the most common problems faced by horse owners.
What I'd Teach Your Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
If you broke your horse to saddle and rode it for the first time today, this book is where you'd start tomorrow. Likewise, if you have an older horse that needs re-training, you'd start here. This book is a roadmap to building the foundation every horse needs, regardless of age, breed or background, regardless the type of riding for which it will eventually be used.
Your Foal: Essential Training
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 23,740. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
You have years till you can ride your colt or filly - but there's a lot of training that needs to be done in the meantime. They need to cooperate for the farrier, to stand near you politely, to be lead around the barn, to respect your space - they need to become a cheerful member of your family. This is your step-by-step guide; it shows you exactly what to do, what to look for and in what order.
Round Penning: First Steps to Starting a Horse
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
A guide to round pen training and essential ground work for horses using the methods of John Lyons.
The View From The Top Of Japan: My 2-Decade-Long Quest To Scale The Nation’s 25 Highest Peaks
By Gary J. Wolff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Within 4 months of arriving in Japan over 21 years ago, Gary J. Wolff was standing atop Fuji-san, the nation’s highest peak. During the next 2 decades, Gary climbed all of the 29 highest mountains in Japan and 38 of the tallest 50. In this eBook, Gary shares details about Japan’s highest mountains including pics, maps, trail descriptions, and other info based upon his many exciting climbing trips.
Keeneland Winning Trainer Patterns - 2012 Fall Meet edition
By All Star Press
Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Know thy trainer. That is a maxim of many winning horseplayers. If you plan to attack the Keeneland fall race meet, this book is for you. You'll know the 96 winning trainers at Keeneland better than they know themselves. "...this knowledge is one of the absolute best ways to get an edge over the public when playing Keeneland.” — Rich Nilsen, 10-time NHC qualifier.
Drinking and Drafting: Fantasy Basketball Strategery for Each Phase of the Game
By Josh Ahlstrom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
If your interested in taking your fantasy basketball game to the next level then “Drinking and Drafting” might as well have been written for you personally! Fantasy basketball is a lot of fun, but it takes quite a bit of skill and effort to be a great manager. This book will help you know when and where to focus your efforts and how to best tweak your own approach to team management.
Surviving Your African Safaris
By Steve Foreman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This book is a safari and adventure travel handbook, aimed at both guides and the guided intending to go on a safari or expedition in Africa.
More Than a Tug of War
By William Kim
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
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.
Get On Your Horse: Curing Mounting Problems
By Keith Hosman
Series: Horse Training How-To, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Teach your horse to show respect, to move to the mounting block, to lunge, and to stand rock solid with this 5-Day guide featuring the methods of John Lyons. Your horse will stand there politely, and fellow riders will have new and positive impressions of your skills as a horseman. This is your roadmap to stopping an annoying and dangerous habit. With additional training for added insight.
How to Build Muscle the No Nonsense Way
By Tony Xhudo M.S., H.N.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,270. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Dawn Xhudo. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
You can build muscle using the basics of diet, supplements, and 35-45 minutes of excercise. There are no miracle pills, no steroids, no unmanageable plans with hours in the gym. Written by Tony Xhudo, M.S./H.N. Board Certified in Holistic Nutrition who specializes in Sports Nutrition. You will not be let down!
Baseball Karma and The Constitution Blues
By Ronnie Norpel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Baseball Karma & The Constitution Blues is a play-by-play, behind-the-scenes account of a woman learning about life, luck, love and superstitions during her youthful days as a ballgirl and front office representative for a top-level major league baseball team. This "ficto-memoir" scorecard is filled with intimate details...
The Someone You're Not: True Stories of Sports, Celebrity, Politics & Pornography
By Mike Sager
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012 by The Sager Group. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Bestselling author Mike Sager’s fourth collection showcases his deftly-written journalism at its best and most mature, a riveting marriage of crime reportage and you-are-there literary anthropology. The centerpiece examines the rise and fall of football's RoboQB, Todd Marinovich. Also: Paris Hilton, Dana White, Vetville, Bobby Jindal, Ugly, Pete Carroll, an innocent man jailed for 29 years, more.
Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond
By Ivan McLelland
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
From "the best seat in the house", former goalie Ivan McLelland recounts his life journey from the gold mines of Ontario to the gold medal round of the 1955 World Ice Hockey Championship vs. Soviet Russia. "Gold Mine to Gold Medal and Beyond" is more than a book for hockey fans or Canadian history buffs. It's the life story of a man who created a life of love, integrity and accomplishment.
David & Suzanne's Big Frickin' Canadian Motorcycle Adventure
By David Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,530. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The trip began innocently enough. All they wanted was a simple, week-long vacation to celebrate their new freedom. How hard could that be? Armed with poor planning, poor judgment, laughter, love, and an optimism usually reserved for the perilously insane, our daring duo cast caution to the wind and headed straight into the heart of the deepest, darkest continent known to man: Canada.
The World's Top MMA Fighters: Over 450 Fighter Profiles and Analysis
By DC Ross
You set the price! Words: 267,430. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
"The World's Top MMA Fighters" is the most in-depth book ever written in MMA history with over 900 pages of content dedicated to MMA's biggest stars. Over 450 fighters from the UFC, Strikeforce, Bellator, and the independent circuit are profiled with analysis. "The World's Top MMA Fighters" is quite simply the one and only essential guide for today's MMA world. Pick up your copy today.
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
By Gregory Yeoman
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1993 Russia was open for exploration. Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off one Spring morning to traverse this great country by bike. Encounters with wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses provided an extraordinary experience of a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism and now held together by amazing hospitality and dodgy vodka.