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Where's Jim & Ed? Fishing the Wilson Dam Tailrace - Florence, Alabama
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Essay » Technology
Jim and Ed are co-workers; and they enjoy a good adventure, especially an adventure into nature. They both know that adventures come with a certain amount of risk; so they try to plan for the contingencies (e.g., be prepared to deal with any issues that may arise). Also, they know that all plans are fiction until definite, determined actions are taken to turn plans into reality.
In Search of the Master Who Dances with Horses: Growth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Urgently in need of a meaningful change of life, a man decides to cross the world together with his wife, a horse and a dog to spend a year training full-time with Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling, arguably the most popular horse trainer in the world based on social media statistics. He expects it to be life-changing. It is. This is the second part of his story.
The Game Fixing Scandal At NC State That Killed The Dixie Classic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
My book looks at the ordeals of three NC State basketball players who were accused of game fixing from 1959-1961. All of them were prep stars from New York. One was from Binghamton and the other two from Brooklyn. My ebook looks at their crimes and their ordeals in Raleigh and Durham courtrooms from 1961-1963. I also name each of the gamblers involved and the court judgments they received in 1962.
Steel Grip: The Science of True Grip Strength
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Steel Grip: The Science of True Grip Strength was designed for beginners and intermediate resistance training practitioners who wish to focus on conditioning and strengthening their fingers, wrists, and forearm muscles for enhanced gripping power.
Managing and Organizing Youth Baseball
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
Managing and Organizing Youth Baseball is written for the youth baseball manager looking for ideas on how to be a more effective and organized coach while also enhancing the baseball experience of his players. Topics covered include: Pre-season Activities, Coach/Player Relationships, Practice Organization, Descriptions of over 50 Practice Drills, as well as Season and Game Management techniques.
The Forever Boys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,250. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
Peter Golenbock spent the 1989 season with the St. Pete Pelicans of the Senior Professional Baseball Association. The story is fascinating, and the portraits of the aging athletes are hilarious, and at times poignant. Some are thrilled to compete again; some are bitter about how they were treated; still others cling to a desperate hope for one more chance at a game that is eager to forget them.
Northern Nagano’s Best Après Snow Hot Springs: 40 Soaking Spots in Hakuba, Nozawa, Shiga, Iizuna, Togari and More
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Travel » Resorts & spas
Take your Japan snow experience to another level with this detailed book introducing the best day-use hot springs in and near Nagano's major ski resort areas of Hakuba, Nozawa, Shiga, Iizuna, Togari and more. With this volume in hand, snow sports enthusiasts will never be far away from recuperating in a hot bath while recounting the day's adventures.
George Glamack UNC Tar Heels and Rochester Royals Center
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Basketball
My book looks at George Glamack as a college and pro basketball player. Before the NBA was formed, 1949-50, there was the National Basketball League, the American Basketball League and the Basketball Association of America. Glamack was a fine center/forward on Rochester Royals teams that won NBL titles in 1946 and '47. This was a time when pro players played in less than state of the art gyms.
How to Find and Catch Fish at Flamingo, Everglades National Park!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
If you want to visit Flamingo and catch some fish- seatrout, snook, redfish, tarpon- then this book is for you. It has the information you need to find and catch fish. You can crack the Flamingo mystique, and this book tells you how to do it! Learn where and how to fish here, where to stay, what else there is to do and where to go to do it. It's a fisherman's vacation guide to Flamingo!
Improve Your Fishing Photography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
(5.00 from 1 review)
Taking fine pictures while fishing isn't difficult, but it does take some commitment. Today's digital cameras and phones do a great job- if the person behind the lens takes some time to think. This ebook discusses the equipment you need and the techniques you need to use in order to take great photos while out on the water. Lavishly illustrated with examples and non-examples.
The Three Percent Solution: Ramblings on College Playoffs, Football Conferences, and Fetal Bovine Serum
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
College football conferences are a beautiful mess. A hodgepodge of all sorts of names, sizes, and locations. Added to all the confusion is the fact that this year marks the first time the College Football Playoff (CFP) system will be used by the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). A select committee of 13 will choose the top 3% of teams to face-off in the ultimate two-stage competition.
Death of a Football Club. The Story of Cork City FC: Season 2008
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A depiction of a professional soccer club in crisis situated in one of Europe's less prestigious soccer leagues. Written by a professional player of the club, this book offers unique insights into the culture and difficulties of playing soccer in the League of Ireland. Cork City FC was subsequently rescued and will play in Europe in 2015. Neal Horgan is a regular contributor to the Irish Examiner
The G Spot, A Book About Squash
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 35,260. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Squash
“ This a great book for all levels . Nice anecdotes and a good technical focus with lots of insights . A good read with a different twist from other squash books.” Liz Irving Former World nº 2 and coach of 7 times World Champion Nicol David For more information, have a look at my blog: www.thegspotsquashbook.blogspot.com.
Official Rules of Tennis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Learning to play tennis has never been easier than with this book. Including helpful interpretations in addition to the official rules and regulations, this is the singular resource to everything tennis. The book then takes the reader through the sport and discusses the hardware of the game - racquets, balls, nets and court surfaces.With detailed sections, this guide will prove a great resource.
Longer I Run - 100 Days Across America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,620. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(1.00 from 1 review)
The physical fortitude to run 40 miles is in itself a laudatory feat. Repeating that performance 100 consecutive times, from one coast of the country to the other, is a spectacle. Doing it all as a recovering alcoholic fighting a debilitating intestinal disease would be impossible without one vital component—courage. Follow Steve Knowlton on a 3,717-mile run to redemption.
The Ten Best Redfishing Spots in North America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Years of research and travel went into the writing of this little ebook. The author fished with the country's finest redfish guides from Pamlico Sound in North Carolina to South Padre Island in Texas, enduring wind, rain, fog, sunshine, and some excellent food, in order to bring the reader the most up-to-date information on the best places to fly fish for redfish in North America.
Coward Punch Corruption- Hobo Chronicles (Book Three)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Espionage, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
One night while walking through Hobart, I was Coward-Punched onto the concrete street, causing my skull to be fractured. After waking from a coma, I was told I fell over drunk, but I knew this to be false. Eighteen months later, I was told by police that witnesses had stated it was a boxer that attacked me and that it was one of my sparring partners. Yet to this day, nobody has ever been charged.
Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by NorLights Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
In Fish, Frogs, and Fireflies: Growing Up with Nature, award-winning outdoors writer Robert Montgomery and 13 friends explore what and how we learn about life from the everyday miracles of nature. Each story celebrates the tangible and intangible blessings we derive from the outdoors. If you enjoyed the outdoors as a child, this book will bring back glorious memories.
Coaching Millennial Kids - A New Strategy to Coaching Junior Athletes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
(5.00 from 1 review)
Coaching Millennium Kids is a new approach to coaching junior athletes using patience and compassion as tools to promote confidence, self esteem and life skills through the vehicle of sport. It really is possible to change the world one junior athlete at a time.
Journey to Kona, A path to true potential
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Triathalon, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Karen Brown’s story serves as an allegory for realizing dreams of any kind. She fulfilled her True – her Divine – Potential by competing in the most difficult triathlon in the world: the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii. Reading Karen's story will show you how to deal realistically with the physical, emotional, and mental preparation all types of goals demand.