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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.
A Scandalous Husband
Price: $0.99 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.
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.
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.
Calling the Game: Baseball Broadcasting from 1920 to the Present
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 183,730. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
An exhaustive, meticulously researched history of bringing the national pastime out of the ballparks and into living rooms via the airwaves. Every play-by-play announcer, color commentator, and ex-ballplayer, every broadcast deal, radio station, and TV network. Plus a foreword by "Voice of the Chicago Cubs" Pat Hughes, and an afterword by Jacques Doucet, the "Voice of the Montreal Expos" 1972-2004
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 2
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 2 brings you 46 true stories of fun, adventure, sorrow and life lessons from horse lovers around the globe.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 4
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
54 amazing, true horse-related stories that are sure to remind you of why you love horses so much! Volume 4 opens with an amazing, true story written by the book's cover designer who was diagnosed with cancer at a young age. Although she was not a horsemen, she quickly discovered that the entire Horse Tales for the Soul family of authors came together to support her through her amazing journey.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 5
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,280. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Volume 5 brings you 46 new, true stories from horse lovers around the globe, including Deb Granger's funny, heart warming story of how she went to a dude ranch with some girlfriends in her 50s after not riding a horse for decades. It is a funny story with a touching ending you will love!
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 6
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Among the other 42 stories in this volume is one called Good on Cows by Laine Raia. This is a hysterically funny story about taking a cow horse for a ride on the beach and the funny and surprising things that happened on that ride.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 7
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
This is the final book in the series of 7 Horse Tales for the Soul. 44 true, heartwarming stories from horse lovers around the globe are sure to touch your heart.
Ahead of the Game: Brentford FC's 2014/15 Season
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,170. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The extraordinary story of Brentford FC's 2014/15 season.
Hooked!: True Stories of Obsession, Death & Love from Alaska's Commercial Fishing Men and Women
Price: $11.95 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
The rousing sea stories are all here: Collectively, the 15 fisher-writers in this anthology have fished cod, halibut, salmon, crab, and herring. Some have fished commercially for several seasons; others have spent most of their lives on the water. This collection represents an extraordinary holistic view of Alaskan fishing: Not just the dying, but the living.
Horse Tales for the Soul, Volume 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Volume 3 in the series brings you 58 new, true heart warming stories from horse lovers around the globe. Also, the amazing story of Elizabeth and Ginger is completed in this volume. This very true story has an ending you could never have imagined!
Hitting Secrets from Baseball’s Graveyard: A Diehard Student of History Reconstructs Batsmanship of the Late Dead Ball Era
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This is the only work ever to attempt a reconstruction of the techniques that Cobb, Speaker, Wagner, and others used to bat .400 a century ago. Since historical evidence is sparse, the author's own observations, experiments, and common-sense analysis play a major role. Often humorous and written partially as a logbook of failed theories and adjustments, the book includes more than a dozen photos
The Men of Autumn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,490. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The Men of Autumn is Dom Forker's lively account of the 1949-53 New York Yankees — the only team in the history of baseball to win five consecutive World Series, defeating their rivals, the Brooklyn Dodgers (the "Boys of Summer"). These stories — in the words of the players themselves — are priceless tickets to a golden era of baseball.
Far, Far, The Distant Peak: The Life of Wilfrid Noyce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,160. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Wilfrid Noyce is best known for his mountaineering exploits during the period before the Second World War and until his death in 1962 in the Pamirs; he made a major contribution to the success of the 1953 Everest expedition. This book describes Noyce's life and achievements and seeks to show his motivation and driving force.
The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games of All Time
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,350. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games features all the best players to don the uniform: Sandy Koufax, Jackie Robinson, Kirk Gibson, Zack Wheat, Fernando Valenzuela, Orel Hershiser, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, Clayton Kershaw, Steve Garvey, Don Drysdale, Pee Wee Reese and more. It also features some of the unsung heroes of baseball history, like Cookie Lavagetto, Vic Davalillo, Sandy Amoros, Al Gionfriddo
Strictly Carp - Martin Clarke
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by BigCarpMagazine. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
Martin Clarke is one of the most successful carp anglers England has ever known. His outstanding list of specimen fish include over fifty thirty pound plus English carp and seven true English forties. He has fished most of the well known circuit waters and has also been successful in Romania, France and Holland.
Becoming Blackwolf Run
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
An historical account of Herb Kohler, Pete Dye and a young Head Professional's efforts to create an exceptional golf property in the village of Kohler, WI. Their initial steps and efforts established Kohler Golf as one of the finest resort operators in the world. Read about the folks who made it happen behind the scenes and why the initial layout was the best course of the current ones today.