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The Altai Chronicles: Off the Map
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,000. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Follow the spiritual adventures of a 60-year-old American woman who treks solo for 60 miles through the wilds of Siberia. She carries a 65-pound backpack, cooks over a fire, collects rainwater to drink, and copes with floods, bears, and treacherous mountain passes. Alone for 3 weeks in the Altai Mountains—primeval source of Siberian shamanism—she travels deep into the mysteries of her own psyche.
Scandalous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
Scandalous - the real story behind F1 The shocking sideshow This is the true story of an average Joe who wakes up one morning to find his world turned upside down. Betrayal and abuse of power are constantly in the headlines, part of the terrain of today’s world, and yet nothing could prepare our hero for a fate as cruel and scandalous as would befall him.
Horses and Farms For Fiction Writers
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 132,510. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
All too often it’s obvious that an author has relied on movies for their information about horses and farms. I wrote this to give authors some insight into the intimate details of horses and life on a farm so that they can write better for me. Some of what I’ll relate is gross, explicit, and may even horrify you, but it is part of our everyday life.
View from Section 26
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
View from Section 26 is a collection of off-the-wall stories along with an irreverent look at the characters behind them that make minor-league hockey unique. Featured is the IHL's Manitoba Moose, a team as unwanted as any in the history of the game and badly neglected by its ownership.
101 More Bits of Useful Advice for the Paddler, Hiker and Camper, Vol IV
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Volume Four in the Helpful Advice series with even more useful information and ideas culled form a few decades of making mistakes and surviving long enough to fix them. You get to avoid many problems and enhance your experience.
101 More Bits of Useful Advice for the Paddler, Hiker and Camper; Vol III
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
The third volume in the 101 hints series, filled with more ideas on how to enrich your paddling experience.
101 More Bits of Useful Advice for the Paddler, Hiker and Camper, Vol II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
Another in the infamous 101 Hints series with more thoughts to improve your outdoor experience.
101 Bits of Useful Advice for the Padler, Hiker and Camper, Vol I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
a series of books that contain ideas on how to improve your camping experience and things to avoid. Filled with wit, humor and pathos, you will come away more knowledgeable for the effort.
Play Ball: Don’t Let Injuries Sideline You This Season
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Injuries in baseball players of all ages is on the rise according to recent sports medicine studies—but you don’t have to be part of that statistic.
Is This Legal?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,290. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
IS THIS LEGAL? is the story of how the UFC came to be. Art Davie, a huckster with a brainstorm, became the "pied piper" leading an unlikely group of martial artists, TV professionals, investors and fans on a quest to turn the martial arts into a big money sport. The first UFC event on November 12, 1993 spawned a new combat sport (MMA) that became huge worldwide.
I Am Not Paul Bunyan And Other Tall Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,120. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
Hockey players have stories. All you have to do is ask a question about something that happened and step back and allow them to talk. The stories seem to be neither exaggerated tall tales except the stories are neither exaggerated nor tall tales. The stories you are about to read are true and the names have not been changed to protect either the innocent or guilty.
Making it FASTER II - The Indianapolis and Grand Prix Cars
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,560. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles
"Making it FASTER II - The Indianapolis and Grand Prix Cars" is the story of legendary racing cars, by those who designed and raced them.
Wild Genesis - A True Story Of Adventure, Friends Lost, And Maturity Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,060. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking
Via phone and U.S. mail, we had arranged to buy five horses for $1,600... Reality came to the fore as we now had our means to traverse the highlands and forests. Tomorrow morning, we will go forward into the past, and I will get the chance to partake in my genesis in the wild.
Practical Pistol Reloaded
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
This book answers the "how to" questions about shooting technique. How do you hold the gun? How do you shoot fast? These questions and many more are answered inside. This material is geared for the USPSA, IPSC, or IDPA action shooting competitor.
World's Fastest Neurosurgeon
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 175,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports
World’s Fastest Neurosurgeon is the first-hand story of Dr. Jim Lowe and his personal journey on a 170-mph path less traveled in pursuit of sports car racing glory. Dr. Lowe gives readers a look at the demands of top-tier, modern-day sports car road racing and the complexities of balancing his need for speed with his successful surgical career and family life.
Prevail: Celebrate the Journey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
After being diagnosed with a rare, usually fatal cancer, Alder Allensworth made a miraculous recovery and took on a sailing journey most would only dream of. Having lost one eye to cancer, Alder dedicated herself to this 1,200-mile trip to raise money and awareness for sailors with disabilities. Alder faced all the unimaginable struggles this trip brought head-on.
Sweet Seasons: Recollections of the 1955-64 New York Yankees
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Sweet Seasons, the sequel to The Men of Autumn, contains interviews with and recollections of players active between 1955 and 1964. The players included: Bobby Richardson Whitey Ford Bill Skowron Bob Turley Jim Bouton Luis Arroyo Andy Carey Ryne Duren Norm Siebern Jerry Lumpe Al Downing Johnny Blanchard Johnny Kucks Hector Lopez Billy Hunter Mickey Mantle Yogi Berra Elston Howard Roger Maris
Dreamer of the Day: A story of Love, Sailing and Adventure
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,070. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
Losing two yachts, the first off the coast of Africa and the second on a reef in New Guinea, would be enough for anyone, but not John and Jan Nicholls. They recovered to live the dream – building four sailing catamarans, chartering on Sydney harbour, and finishing by building a luxury lodge in Queensland.
Outside the Rio Spotlight: American Triumphs You Didn't See at the 2016 Olympics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,420. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
In the 2016 Olympics, 12 athletes—record-breakers, pioneers, and all-around thrilling competitors—were overlooked in the prime-time TV coverage. Outside the Rio Spotlight tells tales of courage and American excellence at its peak, with stories about those who contest in the lesser-known sports like judo, rowing, BMX, and fencing. These athletes did it for love of the sport alone. (120,000 words)
How to Buy the Best Electric Bike
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,500. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
This book contains all of the information you need to make a wise choice about which electric bike to buy, as well as 67 reviews of select electric bikes from icons of the ebike world. With all the choices currently available, picking the right electric bike can feel overwhelming. The author explains everything you need to know to choose the best electric bike to meet your needs and budget.