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A Thinking Man’s Guide The Madness is here! March Madness
Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Ministry / General, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
March Madness is upon us and this year is as exciting as ever we have teams that have dominated their conference, and others that are long shots at best. But they all come to the tournament whether it is the NCCA tourney or NIT; they come with ONE GOAL TO WIN IT ALL …
Hope Travels Through
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,150. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by Fruitbearer Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Christian » Romance
If you lived through the 1970’s, this book will ring as true as your own memories. If you didn’t, it will provide you with a vivid picture of that transitional time. But the human, romantic, well-told story will touch you, no matter when you were born. —Nancy Rue, award-winning American novelist and author of more than 120 books for adults, teens, and tweens
The Politics Of Sports Business 2017
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,710. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Essay » Political
The long time commissioner of the National Basketball Association David Stern, who ran the NBA between 1984 and 2014, once noted that there are three basic needs for a team owner and a league to be successful. Government support. A large local TV contract. Corporate support. The large TV contract in the United States was a product of the 1984 Cable TV Act and the corporate support comes from gover
Getting Your Feet Wet: The Young Coaches Playbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Baseball
In the trenches of the baseball season, Chris Monroe gets it. Ever since he graduated high school, Chris Monroe has wanted to be a coach, and he is putting in the work,--throwing bp to doing anything his boss has asked-- since then to succeed at any level of the sport.
The Umpire Has No Clothes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,200. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Archery, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Sports satirist Walter Witty renders a play-by-play account of America's own most radical of obsessions: sports. Is everything a sport? From the hundred million plus salaries of sports gods to the games played by politicians and televangelists, Witty whistles and points at both Icons and Emperors prancing in their skivvies. Who will win? You will win.
Bradley University Basketball and the 1949-1950 Gambling Scandal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
1949-1950 was a unique year in college basketball. A City College of New York squad won both the NCAA tourney and NIT championships. A team from Peoria, Illinois, the Bradley Braves, was barely beaten out in the final game of the NIT tourney. It was the only time a team has won the NIT and NCAA in the same year. The year after a college commission ruled against teams competing in both events.
Perfect Run as No.1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2017 by Aquitaine Ltd. 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.
The Song Alone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 214,390. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
The Song Alone is a coming of age novel about a girl who is a musical prodigy and a natural athlete. Marianne Fallbrook goes off to boarding school to escape problems at home and at her public high school, but finds herself confronted with new difficulties.
Bounce - You Can’t Manage a Basketball Team, You’re a Computer Guy
Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Project management
The term bounce refers to how quickly someone can “bounce back” from tough times. Based on a true story, Bounce is an inspirational leadership story about how a computer guy from St. Charles Illinois proved to his son that life and work experiences could be leveraged to build a winning basketball team that everyone was afraid to play.
The Vertical Jump Secrets
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
All the secrets to jumping higher! Learn how gain 10-12 inches on your vertical jump! Learn exactly how to dunk a basketball! A must for anyone looking to improve their vertical jump