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Go to Sea
By Greg LeBreton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,050. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Have you ever watched a sailboat slip from its dock and cruise out to sea? Have you wanted to go along? "Go to Sea" gives you all the reasons to climb aboard a sailing adventure with your family. With plenty of links to cruising resources, web pages, and equipment information, Go to Sea is a must have for every new sailor wanting to cruise.
The Indianapolis 500, a History - Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns
By Brian G. Boettcher
Series: The Indianapolis 500 - A History, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Free offering by new author. First of five volumes examining the history of the Indianapolis 500 from 1946 to 1969. Volume One: Resurrection and Blue Crowns includes the story of the Speedway’s catastrophic opening, its 1945 sale to Tony Hulman, and each race from 1946 through 1953, examining events and people who shaped the “Greatest Spectacle in Racing" and its legend.
My first Pike
By Andrew Shutler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
A witty and soft hearted look back at the moment a life-long angler finally overcome his biggest stumbling block; his first ever pike!
We're from the Country!
By Andrew Shutler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Field Sports
A collection of five short tales of country-pursuits in the British countryside (and further afield).
Youth Football Tryouts and Evaluations
By Jim Oddo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012 by Mega Media Depot. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
This is the most comprehensive book ever written on the subject of youth football tryouts and evaluating players. All tryout and player evaluation drills are explained in great detail. The book shows how to create a spreadsheet that will produce a power ranking of each player based on his performance during the tryouts.This book is written by a coach for coaches.
The Book on Ski Boots
By Stephen McDonald
You set the price! Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports
A few years back I wrote the original free Concierge's Guide to Ski Boot Fitting and it was a hit. Littered with pithy fun, it gave Teton Village concierges something to peruse at work in the slow times. People ski great when they are comfortable. Your boots should fit like an old friend. Your Ski Boots need and can be your favorite piece of gear. Nobody's foot should hurt. Ever.
Jumpstart the Divemaster in You - Boxed Set Volume 2 (A scuba-diving-smiles.com New Diver Series)
By Dianne Rein
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
This boxed set is aimed at the new scuba diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet in the set is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills and increase the divers confidence. This set (Volume 2)covers Air Consumption, Ear Clearing, Dive Travel and Boat Diving.
Jumpstart the Divemaster in You - Boxed Set Volume 1 (A scuba-diving-smiles.com New Diver Series)
By Dianne Rein
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
This boxed set is aimed at the new scuba diver or the diver that has been away from the sport for an extended period of time and needs a refresher. Each booklet in the set is full of practical and easy to follow tips that are designed to improve specific dive skills and increase the divers confidence. This set (Volume 1) covers Buoyancy Control, Specialty Dives and Dive Safety.
Diamond Palm Training Methods
By Lee E. Shilo
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 2. Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Let me be perfectly clear right from the very start. This is “Diamond Palm”... Not ... “Iron Palm or Iron Hand!” It has no affiliation with any, one, Martial Art. It has been distilled from various methods practiced throughout the Old and New world of Martial Arts. It is neither East nor West. I have included my own time tested and proven techniques of discovery.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
By K. Russell DePriest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(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.
Advanced Catching Techniques
By Rick Straub
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
I have discovered that while much has been documented in finite details about hitting (Charlie Lau, Walt Hriniak, Ted Williams), and pitching (Rick Peterson, Mike Marshall, Bill Thurston), there is little to take catchers to that level. I have attempted to go to that level, beyond Catcher 101... the “graduate level”.
NFL Handicappers Guide-2012 Edition
By Ed Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
NFL Handicappers Guide 2012 Edition for the average person that wants to learn how to handicap this NFL season and WIN.
2013 Survival Guide - Start Here
By J. R. Whittaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
What do I need to survive? Do I stay or do I go? This book will take you through what you need to know and consider in order to survive. We will look at items you will need for going mobile and if you stay. Broken up into priority levels starting with the bare essentials to rebuilding your life in a post disaster situation. Contains an example list for going mobile.
My First Bobcat
By Sue Carter
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
A short story about the author's experience trapping a bobcat for the first time.
Pigskin Parables: Exploring Faith and Football
By Candee Fick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,180. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional
An eleven-week devotional journey exploring what the Christian faith and football have in common. As the wife of a high school football coach, author Candee Fick has seen many lessons about life illustrated on the playing field including coaching, preparation, strategy, teamwork, protection, criticism, rules and consequences, perseverance, time-outs, and rewards.
Knowing the Facts about the Martial Arts
By John Ankerberg
Series: Knowing the Facts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Perhaps few Oriental systems have become as widely accepted in the West as the martial arts. They claim to work by unifying mind, spirit, and body chiefly through meditation and physical discipline. How the martial arts work; the fitness claims; major problems and potential dangers are examined in this book.
How and Where Will a Professional Baseball Scout Find Me?
By John Kazanas
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Improve your chances of fulfilling your dream with a guide for understanding the scouting process.
42: A Biography of Jack "Jackie" Robinson
By BookCaps
Series: Unofficial Biographies, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Jackie Robinson was one of the greatest baseball players of all time--MLB Rookie of the Year, World Series Champion, six-time all-star, MVP, and a lifetime batting average of .311. But he is most remembered for breaking racial barriers by becoming the first African American to play in the major leagues since the 1880s.
2012 Playbook for Fantasy Football Dominaton
By Thomas Arzu
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
It's that time of the year, you are checking the sports pages and watching pre-season football games. Where do you start and how do you go about creating a dynamic Fantasy Football team to compete against friends, family and even strangers? The 2012 Playbook for Fantasy Football Domination will help you with all of the aspects of managing your team from the pre-draft to the playoffs.
The Black Belt - How To Do Karate
By John McGee
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 34,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012 by James B Anderson. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Written for the general public as well as the experienced practitioner, The Black Belt – How To Do Karate is an easy to understand how-to karate instruction book. Mentored by the legendary Great Grand Master Aaron Banks, John McGee had the extensive knowledge of karate skills and fine literary background to write this unique book.