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The Longest Mile: Nine Days in the Great Smoky Mountains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,270. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
For nine days in early May, Ryan Watkins along with two brothers, Jeremy and Chris Jones, backpack the world-famous Appalachian Trail through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The trio meets a colorful cast of characters while experiencing the most physically demanding and personally rewarding nine days of their lives.
Free Diving to Fame and Fortune
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
The incredible adventures of a pioneer freediver in Sri Lanka in the early 50's. Setting himself up as an underwater guide, he attracted the rich and famous seeking a new interest. They invited him to their homes where the led a glamorous life style he hardly knew existed. Hans Hass and Jaques Cousteau both offered him employment. Later he made a fortune as a commercial diver in Singapore.
Thinking Fishing
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Reference
Always Wondering; Why? A new ebook, aimed at the angler that thinks about their sport... not about 'why we go fishing', but about 'why things work', and what to do when they don't. Partly a memoir, partly instructional, but always thought provoking, this is a book that should inspire anglers to think differently about their fishing, and maybe try something different.
The Prepper Preparedness Guide
Price: $8.50 USD. Words: 32,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
A complete handbook for doing what you might have thought until now to be impossible. That is being able to actually stay safely in your suburban home and using your backyard to augment your survival in a long term grid down scenario. No you don't need to have a big garden or a big backyard but some permaculture would be nice if you wish to add it and this is covered also.
The Pepper Kid: The Life and Times of Ken Randall, Hockey's Bad Hombre
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,520. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
History comes to life in this sweeping saga about the first captain of Toronto's original NHL team. Ken Randall's journey begins in the days of pro hockey's infancy as he toiled in over 100 arenas that no longer exist, won two Stanley Cups, and played with and against the early icons of the sport. You'll meet all the characters that wove the game...
Putting Advice
Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 26,540. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
David J. Bodner Sr., also author of GOLF; LEARN TO PLAY AND HAVE FUN provides detailed and yet clear advice and information for golfers. His book PUTTING ADVICE is a revealing and refreshing book helping the reader by providing: helpful knowledge explaining types of putters; and information on the types of strokes effective for particular putters.
Handgun Marksmanship
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, a marksman is someone skilled at shooting at a mark or target. This is a book for hand-gunners who want to be marksmen. Handgun Marksmanship is a learner’s guide to shooting straight and hitting what you aim at. There is nothing hard about developing marksmanship skills. But there are a few moving parts. This book focuses on the most important parts.
Stop Beating Yourself Up! How To Play Your Best Golf Despite Years of Lessons
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
How long have you played golf? Are you constantly improving? Do you take lessons every year and practice diligently, but only realize marginal improvement? Based on feedback from over eleven-thousand lessons with once-a-week golfers, this book will help you overcome common misconceptions and unlock your natural ability.
El Método Capitán PT
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: Spanish. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
Este libro es la piedra angular sobre la que construirás tu negocio de entrenamiento personal, tanto si decides ser un entrenador personal autónomo, como si lo que quieres es tener tu propia empresa de entrenamiento personal rentable. En él se refleja la realidad del sector a nivel mundial, lo que funciona sin tener en cuenta el país en el que desarrolles tu trabajo.
The Wrong Side of Comfortable
Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 45,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
Within The Wrong Side of Comfortable is Amy Charity's inspiring journey of transforming her life to pursue a dream to become a professional bike racer. Her insights will inspire readers to spend time on their other side of comfortable and discover their own potential. Her positive mindset combined with motivation, grit and mental toughness reveal how simple actions lead to successful outcomes.
Wildling: My Autobiography
Price: $12.75 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Michael McIndoe, the former professional footballer, is probably one of the most talked about players outside the Premier League. Raised on the notorious Calders estate in Edinburgh, McIndoe battled through drugs and violent gang life during the 1990s until he was forced to choose between his turbulent lifestyle and his love for the game.
The Practical Guide to Gun Holsters for Concealed Carry
Series: Practical Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,250. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
Choosing the best way to carry a gun can be a daunting task. Whether you’re new to guns or have been shooting since you were a wee tot, this book can help you understand concealed carry methods, how to carry a gun safely, and the relative pros and cons of over 160 specific holster models. This book will help you make the right choice while enjoying a side dose of humor.
The Practical Guide to Reloading Ammunition
Series: Practical Guides. Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 37,160. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Shooting
If you’re thinking about reloading your own ammunition, then you need this book! The Practical Guide to Reloading Ammunition will teach you the steps, equipment and reloading process. Loaded with pictures and simple and useful illustrations, this book will get you started reloading your own ammunition in no time!
The Italian Job A Chelsea Thriller Starring Antonio Conte Part One
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017 by Gate 17. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The Italian Job (a Chelsea thriller starring Antonio Conte: Part One) chronicles Conte’s dramatic first campaign as Blues manager. Forging a remarkable emotional bond with players and supporters alike via a unique blend of charisma, passion, philosophy and humility, Antonio Conte transformed the London club into silverware contenders once more. Relive the roller coaster ride in fine detail.
Savage Enthusiasm: A History of Football Fans
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 88,630. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
How did we become football fans? Savage Enthusiasm traces the evolution of the football fan from the sport's earliest origins right up to the present day, exploring how football became the world's most popular spectator sport, and why it became the undisputed game of the people.
Denali Ranger: A Life of Drama and Adventure on America's Tallest Peak
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Roger Robinson has been Denali mountaineering for over forty years and has worked as a ranger for most of this time. Robinson has climbed Denali, at 20,310 feet, numerous times, leading patrols and rescues on the mountain and experiencing a series of adventures on one of the best-known and formidable mountains in the world, a mountain that for many is the symbol of Alaska, the 49th state.
Principles-Based Instruction for Self-Defense (and Maybe Life)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Rory Miller's meditations on effective methods to prepare students for sudden violence. Necessary areas of expertise. Types of teaching methods and their advantages and drawbacks. Trouble-shooting challenging students. Instructor ethics. Working with professionals and elite groups. Deriving your core principles and designing your personal curriculum.
Perfect Run as No.1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017 by Cathy Ann Rogers. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Sports
In the wake of a humiliating loss in the NCAA tournament a year earlier, no one imagined the University of Findlay men’s basketball team would rise up from the ashes of the defeat and produce one of the greatest seasons in college hoops history.
Football Betting Made Easy: Secrets of a Professional Handicapper
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,680. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Gambling
From one of the most respected football handicappers in the country, discover profitable football wagering made easy!
Touchstones: Rugby League, Rock'n'Roll, The Road and Me
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Aussie sports journalist Steve Mascord sets himself the task of attending a game and a gig every week for 52 weeks to decide if his obsessions are worthy or worthless. The most basic aspects of life are up for review as he criss-crosses the globe, assessing the relevance of rugby league and hard rock, the foibles of modern journalism and nature of fame. Does growing up mean abandoning our dreams?