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Babe Ruth Biography: How The Baseball Legend Shaped The Sport Industry and Made Baseball Popular?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Babe Ruth, known as George Herman Ruth, was a big baseball legend lived back in the yearly 1900s. Some speculate if wasn't for Babe Ruth, the baseball would not be as famous in the United States as it is today. Babe Ruth successfully managed to draw attention to baseball due to his playing capabilities and impressive hits at that time. In fact, as a result of Ruth’s contract to New York...
OOH-AAH: The Bob Booker Story
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 136,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Bennion Kearny. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
With contributions from former teammates, managers, and friends, the real Bob Booker is revealed in all his complexities. It is the kind, friendly, and humorous Bob that we all expected to find but also one who demonstrated grit, determination, courage, inner strength, guile and perseverance to forge such a long and successful career for himself.
Samuel, el ciclista de oro
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,920. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2017 by Libros de Ruta Ediciones S.L.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
· La historia personal de Samuel Sánchez, el único campeón olímpico español en la prueba de ruta. · Los retos y obstáculos en la trayectoria de uno de los mejores ciclistas de nuestro país en el siglo XXI.
Una dura carrera
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,160. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2017 by Libros de Ruta Ediciones S.L.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Fiction » Sports
Una dura carrera. Por los entresijos del ciclismo, a rueda de un ciclista profesional, es uno de los mejores libros nunca escritos sobre la vida de un ciclista profesional. Por primera vez, la obra de Paul Kimmage en castellano.
La rueda de la mentira
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 140,850. Language: Spanish. Published: June 28, 2017 by Libros de Ruta Ediciones S.L.. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
El relato definitivo del espectacular ascenso y caída de Lance Armstrong. La biografía más completa de Lance Armstrong, escrita por Julit Macur, periodista del New York Times, una de las periodistas que más acceso tuvo al ciclista norteamericano, antes y después de su confesión.
Get Up: The Art of Perseverance
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2017 and represented by Mackenzie Daniel. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
On July 9th, 2005, no one suspected the triumph of Adam Greenberg's first major-league plate appearance with the Chicago Cubs would be obliterated by an errant 92 mile-an-hour first-pitch fastball. He didn’t know it at the time, but that pitch was a gift. Now he offers his story of overcoming adversity and persevering through challenges in hopes of helping you pursue your dreams in life.
Fish Out Of Water
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Fish Out Of Water is a fantastically raw account of the struggles and difficulties faced by athletes as they transition from a world of eilitism into a 'normal' existence. With very honest and brave contributions from some of Australia's best female athletes including Libby Trickett, Petria Thomas, Jess Schipper, Samantha Riley and Sarah Ryan. Get your copy today!
Whatever Happened To The Wonder Kids?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: American English. Published: February 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Computer gaming, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Whatever Happened To The Wonder Kids? is a book covering around 200 players we used to buy on Football Manager 2007. Now, 10 years later it is time to see what did they actually made from their careers, and did they reached for the stars like we thought they would.
Pigeon Man
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 127,870. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jim Emerton bred and raced birds for 40 years and had birds return to the loft from as far as 879 miles away. Now in retirement from active racing, he devotes his time and energies to sharing his experiences and his expertise with the rest of the fancy. Here in one volume is a collection of his thoughts about pigeons and pigeon racing.
Summary of Shaken by Tim Tebow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This is a summary of Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms by Tim Tebow. Summarized by J.J. Holt
When Fate and Dreams Conflict
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
An inspiring tale of a young man defined by football until one life-altering Halloween night forces him to realize he is much more than just an athlete.
The First Step
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
A short story about my own personal experience from having no real interest in exercising or bodybuilding to making a decision that would change my life for the better.
The Stars that Never Shine — The Making of a Superbowl Football Player
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Autobiographical reflections of a former NFL Player from Super Bowl XIV. This book is a must read for aspiring football players. It provides invaluable insights and advice for ball players at any age from secondary school through college. It is a great tool for those who want a Super Bowl ring.
Warrior in the Ring: The life of Marvin Camel, Native American world champion boxer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by Riverbend Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Brian D’Ambrosio’s gripping biography captures the drama, danger, beauty, and ugliness of boxing, of Indian life on reservations, and especially, of the life of a stereotype-shattering man who inspired his people and boxing fans everywhere with his courage, achievements, and great warrior heart.
Jamie Vardy's Having a Party: Leicester City's Miracle Season
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Jamie Vardy's incredible rags-to-riches rise from the oblivion of non-league football to shoot his Leicester City team to the top of the English Premier League and lead England's attack in Euro 2016.
Born Into Baseball: Laughter and Heartbreak at the Edge of The Show
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Jim Campanis, Jr. shares his unique perspective on baseball in this collection of stories about his childhood as part of the Dodgers' inner circle; his career as an All American at USC and minor leaguer; and being part of a baseball family whose history dates back to the days of Jackie Robinson. Campanis is funny, insightful, and refreshingly honest about both his triumphs and failures.
Tony C: The Triumph and Tragedy of Tony Conigliaro
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Boston sportswriter David Cataneo's definitive biography of the brilliant Boston star, covering his life from local boy star, to record-breaking AL slugger, to near death from a bean ball, to comebacks, more failure, then a tragic, early death. Tony C's turbulent relationship with the Red Sox is covered, as is his playboy adventures, ventures into pop singing, pro karate, and pitching.
Sydney-en-Chablais: Aventure savoyarde d’une famille australienne
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,450. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
En 1978 la famille Steggall − John, Susan, fils Zeke sept ans, fille Zali quatre ans − quitta son pays natal, Australie, pour vivre dans les Alpes françaises . Ce fut le début d’un rapport d’une réussite extraordinaire avec les sports d’hiver. Nous sommes partis ni pour le travail, ni pour les études, mais tout simplement par le goût d’aventure. Ce livre est le récit de ces dix ans.
Jesse Owens, Adolf Hitler and the 1936 Summer Olympics
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
One of the evilest men in history, Adolf Hitler, would cross paths with the fastest man on the planet, Jesse Owens, at the 1936 Summer Olympics at Berlin, Germany during the dangerous time leading up to World War II.
Steve Austin: Ready to Raise Hell Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Sports Entertainment Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling
In bestselling author Ian Fineman's latest compelling and completely unauthorized work, go behind the scenes of World Wrestling Entertainment to learn exclusively how, why, and when Stone Cold Steve Austin just might enter the picture on WWE programming again.