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Great Heavyweights: The Punch Felt 'Round the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
Joe "the Brown Bomber" Louis. "Jersey" Joe Walcott. "Rocky" Marciano. Muhammed Ali. George Foreman. Here's a perspective on these heavyweights you've probably never read before.
Just One Win
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
with the record 0-8, professional boxer, sam, has to win his next match or else hide manager will release him from his contract.
Sonny Liston 1958-1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sonny Liston's background is murky and shady. An ex-con he left prison and fought as an amateur. In 1953 he turned pro. Curiously he hardly fought for 21 months. In early '58 Liston's quick rise among heavyweights began. Mobsters Blinky Palermo and Frankie Carbo entered his life . Were they his true managers and how much influence did they have on him? My book looks at these perplexing issues.
One to Love
Series: (One to Hold). Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,780. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
Tattoos, bad boys, love... Boxing, fame, fortune… Loss. It’s the one thing Kenny and Slayde have in common. Until the night Fate throws them together and everything changes. It’s a story about fighting. It’s about falling in love. And it’s about losing everything only to find it again in the least likely place.
Nomi Nivag and the Tribulations of Bahl Bazaar
Series: Nomi Nivag, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nomi has to travel to the Land of Zarara in order to help a T-Rex called Bahl Bazaar. Nomi will help her new found friend find the courage that he needs to become a boxing champion once more. This is the match of the century and Nomi is in the corner of the pretender to the title. Will she be able to help Bahl Bazaar regain everything he lost?! Get this monumental tale to find out !
Sports--Blood and Guts to Glory
You set the price! Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Total Health Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
A history of sport by a noted sports historian. It is the first video text in sport history. See ancient games reenacted and modern games played. Women's sport and high school and college sports are also presented with their progress and problems.
Optimizing Sports Nutrition Across The Years
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
If you’re an athlete who’s hard in training, one thing that you absolutely must be taking into account is the nutrition that you are using on a day to day basis.
England's Ultimate Goal
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
England win the World Cup at long last and also at long last, the fans are happy as are most of England. In wellbeing terms though, happiness begins within. That’s always a bitter pill to swallow for people unfamiliar with wellbeing, ‘like attracts like’, and so one must feel good in order to get good. What about when one feels bad to get good, as football fans usually do?
The Shot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Paulie Bartoni was tired of being the underdog--he could take punches like anyone else. But changing the outcome of a rigged fight has him in a bit of trouble. Now up against the biggest baddest boxer to come stateside from Russia, Paulie finds himself tangling with something much bigger than just the money.
Yolande Pompey Light Heavyweight Boxer From Trinidad And Tobago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Yolande Pompey, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, was ranked as high as 3rd by Ring Magazine and the World Boxing Association. He was the product of Belmont Orphanage in Princes Town. Pompey came to prominence after he defeated Gentle Daniel, the boxing champion of Trinidad. Yolande faced Archie Moore in the most important fight of his career, in London, on June 5, 1956. Pompey boxed from 1949-'61.