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Fastest Man In the World: The Tony Volpentest Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Olympics
Tony Volpentest was born without hands and feet—a condition so rare it does not have a name. Doctors said he would never be able to walk without prosthetics or special accommodations; Tony proved them all wrong. In high school he took up the least likely sport for someone with­out feet—track. Through sheer will and perseverance he went from last place in every race to the pinnacle of his sport.
Special Backer Edition
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
Bobby Troughton and the Kendal Otter Hounds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
This book attempts to tell the story of Robert ‘Bobby’ Troughton, 1835-1912, and his reknowned pack of Otter Hounds, using material written at the time. Bobby was a remarkable man. In a time of poverty and hardship, he achieved fame but not perhaps great fortune, leaving a legacy of the buildings and bridges he built which are still visible in Kendal today.
The 2013 Texas Rangers: A Shutdown Ending
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,730. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Follow the story of the 2013 Texas Rangers from an eventful offseason to a dramatic Spring Training, and throughout a tumultuous season.
Paddling the Pacific Northwest
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
River and lake paddling in a sea kayak – not your typical jaunts in the Pacific Northwest. Here’s proof that enchanting journeys are born in dreams of personal exploration. A Canadian paddler heads south to probe the rivers of Washington, searching for “slow pusher” rivers to propel his kayak lazily downstream mile after mile.
Running Form Drills
Series: Running Technique Tips. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running Form Drills continues Brian Martin's examination of good running technique. This book explains how to practice running form drills and gives unique insights into how each drill can help you recognize and learn good running form. Put simply you can use Running Form Drills to help you learn how to run. Free online video resources complete a handy toolkit for any runner. Approx 12,000 words.
Smith's Monthly #2
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Over one hundred thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this second volume the full and complete science fiction novel Thunder Mountain, plus four original short stories, two ongoing serial novels, and many other features.
101 Things You Can Teach Your Kids About Baseball - 3rd Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Now in its 3rd Edition and a Best-Seller on Amazon, 101 Things You Can Teach Your Kids About Baseball is highlighted by a New Advanced Pitching Section along with chapters on Pitching, Hitting, Catching, Infielding, Outfielding, Bunting, Baserunning, and four chapters for coaches. The book also features a unique format that lets you select the tips most appropriate to your kids age and experience.
The Devil Within
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In The Devil Within, rugby star Malcolm Alker reveals all about his fiery and at times controversial career. A battler known for his integrity on and off the field, Alker lifts the lid on his own experiences with drugs, alcohol, illegal betting and depression. With a fight on almost every page, this is a frank and brutally honest confessional of a life on the sporting front line.
Chelsea Chronicles Volume Three
Series: Chelsea Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013 by Gate 17. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
With Carlo Ancelotti the latest manager to exit Stamford Bridge unceremoniously, the stage is set fair for the arrival of young pretender Andre Villas-Boas. It’s a disaster waiting to happen, but as is often the case, glorious unpredictability looms large and this latest series of Chelsea Chronicles details, from a fans perspective, the visceral highs and lows as the managerial pendulum swings.
The Paper Tigers
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 287,640. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The Paper Tigers is the "Hell's Kitchen" of martial arts. It peers into the deepest corners of martial adeptness with microscopic precision in a gallant effort to expose many fraudulent practitioners and counterfeit claims.
The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby: 3 Easy Angles
Price: $18.95 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Master horse racing's oldest and most perplexing puzzle! This guide, for beginners and experienced bettors alike, touts simple strategies for selecting Kentucky Derby winners. It's a fun, fact-fueled journey that blazes a path to wagering profits. Roger LeBlanc, a former writer for The Racing Times, shares his insights from studying the past 22 years of the Kentucky Derby.
My Battle Within
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Running is Paul Hassett's way of coping with depression, and the way that he has found to really let go of the past. Many times in his life, he has pulled the pain of the events in his life inside of him and held tight. But he finally found something that helped him release it. Running has saved Paul's life.
Suilven's Travels: A Life Changing Celtic Odyssey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Cruises, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
In 1985 David Skelhon and his partner left behind promising careers and financial security to pursue their dreams and live closer to the Earth. Skelhon vividly tells a tale of high adventure, struggle and self-discovery aboard a small catamaran they built and later sailed across the rough and unforgiving coastal waters of England, Wales and Scotland during a 3 month voyage in 1990.
Drops Against the Stone--Rants and Ravings of a Martial Arts Eccentric
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
After teaching martial arts for years the author has seen it all and has an opinion on most. Drops is a compilation of essays to educate beyond the mat. It goes to the heart of things. Chances are something relates to your own martial path. From training to trends in the martial arts and society, you won’t always agree with him, but Drops will challenge you to sincerely pursue the martial way.
José Mourinho: The Rise of the Translator
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
From Porto to Chelsea, and Inter to Real Madrid – the Mourinho story is as intriguing as the man himself. Now, a new challenge awaits at Stamford Bridge. Covering the Mourinho story to October 2013 and featuring numerous exclusive interviews with figures not synonymous with the traditional Mourinho narrative.
Was stimmt nicht mit meinem Pferd?
Series: Texas-Training. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: German. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Ein Buch voller Lösungen für den Pferdebesitzer. In drei Teilen - I: „Furcht“ in ihren tausend Facetten. II: Alles, was Sie wissen müssen, damit Ihr Pferd getuned und einwandfrei läuft. III: Die häufigsten Probleme wenn man ein Pferd besitzt und Schritt-für-Schritt-Lösungen.
Play Your Best Pool
Price: $17.95 USD. Words: 130,810. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Cue sports
Play Your Best Pool offers you a complete course on pool with hundreds of secrets and strategies for 8-ball, 9-ball. Perfectly drawn illustrations will help you to improve all aspects of your game - whether you are a beginner, top amateur, or even a pro. You will be taught how to control the cue ball like an expert, and 40 photos demonstrate the correct stance, bridge, grip and stroke
Maine Wild Adventures of Fish & Game Wardens
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Hilarious true Maine game warden stories of a Cranky Cub, Nearly Naked Nab, Bragging or Lying, Raccoon Revenge, Smelt Help and more. Anyone of any age who enjoys reading or listening to well-written outdoor stories will love Volume One of the adventures of fish & game wardens.
The Modern Soccer Coach 2014: A Four Dimensional Approach
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Soccer
The modern soccer player is technically more capable, physically faster and stronger, and has access to more coaching and sports science resources than ever. Aimed at Soccer coaches of all levels and with players of all ages and abilities The Modern Soccer Coach identifies the areas that must be targeted by coaches to maximize a team’s potential – the Technical, Tactical, Physical and Mental.