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Fighting for Your Life: Man-eater Bears
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Backpacking
The best-selling bear book that educates you about black bear, grizzly, brown bear, and polar bear behavior. The author is very informative and weaves hair-raising true stories into explaining the best safety practices. This is a must-read for adventurers, campers, and hikers.
The Glassy Side of the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
The variability of salinity levels in Florida Bay is important to the food chain. What does this have to do with glass minnows? Well, everything. He examined the relationship between mesozooplankton, salinity and bay anchovies. The ecological implications center on the the relationship between salinity, mesozooplankton and bay anchovies. Future changes in salinity could have significant effects.
Novak Djokovic: Making the Rough Places Plain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
A mid-career appraisal of Novak Djokovic and the enormity of his achievements in the Golden Era of men's professional tennis.
TigerFit: Combat Sports Nutrition
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 41,180. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports nutrition
This sports nutrition book covers the specific needs and strategies for competitive combat athletes. Athletes and coaches, from all levels, will learn how to optimally eat for performance, health and making weight. Covers: basic nutrition knowledge, menu planning, weight loss/ cutting, performance strategies, supplement use, and the mental game. Provides a philosophical support system as well.
Climbing Kilimanjaro (Kilimanjaro series Book 1)
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
If you are planning a climb up Kilimanjaro, then you are in for a real treat. However, being the World's tallest free standing mountain brings its own challenges for which you MUST be prepared. If you take this trip lightly, then you will fail, get injured or even die.
Invasive Orange Cup Coral Silently Grows off the Keys
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Orange cup coral is an invasive species. So far it has specialized on artificial reefs, dock pilings and oil rigs. On vertical surfaces, water movement, distance above the sea floor and less sedimentation than horizontal surfaces favor orange cup coral growth. Since most of our local reef structure does not have significant vertical wall structure, artificial reefs will be prime targets.
Cliff Allison British Ferrari Driver
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Motor sports, Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / History
Cliff Allison is an important figure in Formula 1 and sports cars despite having an abbreviated racing career. He began racing Cooper Formula 3 cars at Charterhall, Scotland in 1952. It took three years to gain the attention of Lotus boss Colin Chapman. By 1958 he joined Lotus as Graham Hill's teammate. In 1959 Cliff was recruited as a factory works driver by Enzo Ferrari. He drove F1 until 1961.
Transforma tu físico y cambia tu vida
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: Spanish. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery
La guia definitiva para conseguir el cuerpo que quieres, paso a paso.
Sailing Solo Alone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,740. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boating and sailing
A sailing-book with a warning to seafarers to treat the sea with due respect, or otherwise suffer her wrath.
From Underdog to Winner: In Pursuit of 100% Performance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,610. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Frendship Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
John Pfitsch (1919-2012,) coach at Grinnell College for 50 years, and Barbara Waite, former chair of the Sport Psychology Program at The University of Iowa, square off to scrutinize theories and philosophies behind 100% performance, Coach Pfitsch’s term for the best his athletes had to offer. A conversation between Waite and Pfitsch’s ghost reveals more than how to win sport contests.
Like Heck She Isn't a Volleyball Player: 27 Essays to Make Coaches Think
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,230. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Volleyball, Essay » Author profile
A collection of essays from Jim Dietz, head volleyball coach at Lincoln Land Community College and the Director of the Capital Area Volleyball Club, both in Springfield, Illinois. Dietz, author of "The Human Side of Coaching" (Championship Productions), explores more than just the game of volleyball, all with the intent of helping himself and others become better coaches.
The Brass Section of the Reef
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Trumpet fish are part of the Syngnathiformes family. Don’t fret, I can’t pronounce it either. It’s actually quite a large group. Cousins include seahorses, pipefish, sea dragons, shrimpfish, and sea moths. Bony exteriors and small tube-like mouths are characteristics of syngnathids. Like seahorses, trumpetfish males carry the eggs. The scientific name actually translates as “flute mouth”.
Baseball Crazy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
A baseball player advocates moving back the pitching mound. Plus, ideas on base stealing and pitching.
Easy Golf for Girls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
A beginners' guide to golf for girls, with very simple, basic information on how to have fun with this sport.
Tom’s Law: How to Succeed as a Personal Trainer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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Discover the secrets to success in the personal training industry. After spending a lifetime working on all aspects of group and personal training, here, in this one book, Tom Law presents the habits and techniques that have helped his business thrive.
You Got This: Mastering the Skill of Self-Confidence
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
Whether on the field, at the office or in the home: self-confidence is one of the biggest factors differentiating success from failure. Studies show the happiest, most successful people have deep-rooted grit: the ability to persevere despite setbacks. You Got This is a transformative ‘coach’ for readers looking to change their lives for the better.
File this Fish with the Shy Group
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Filefish have a protruding mouth with some very sharp teeth, similar to a triggerfish. They have narrow, compressed bodies with rough spiny scales and a front dorsal fin that can be raised or lowered. When the fin is raised, it resembles a file, which some reference sources say is the inspiration for the name. Filefish are another group of highly entertaining critters on the reef.
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook
Price: Free! Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
The Youth Football Receivers Handbook is a short instructional book meant to help football coaches of young age groups train their receivers in fundamentals. This book covers concepts and drills to help develop skill in athletes from an early age.
Look for the Fish in a Box
Series: Marine Life. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
When I want a chuckle, I look for a fish in a box. Not a cardboard box of fish like you get in a bait shop, but a body box that fits perfectly and is color matched to its occupant. I’m referring to a group of animals called boxfish. They look like little robots scooting around the reef in search of a new power source. The Energizer bunny with fins and armor - and in some cases, horns.
LazyBettor.com 2017 Kentucky Derby Preview: An Embarrassment of Riches
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Equestrian
Roger LeBlanc, author of "The Lazy Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby," has selected the Kentucky Derby winner three consecutive years since the book's publication. His pre-race selections were all published in his "Derby Preview" series at SmashWords.com. Join the parade of winning bettors by purchasing this year's Preview.