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Nicole's New Friend
Series: Lady Tigers. Pre-release—available September 16, 2017. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,080. Language: English. Published by Blue Dragon Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Sports
When her coach introduces a new girl, Nicole tries her best to welcome her onto the Lady Tigers softball team. But Diana doesn’t seem interested in being friendly—or even polite. Nicole realizes that the team is infected with drama and negativity and Nicole finds herself dreading the practices she once loved. What will bring the team back together before the new girl can tear it apart completely?
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.
A Picture of a Dead Horse
Price: Free! Words: 55,080. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In 1972 Trevor was an average teenager growing up in the North of England when he had an accident celebrating his 19th birthday. He broke his neck leaving him paralysed from the chest down. This book follows his rehabilitation through to University, work, love and marriage, all whilst seeking to become a Paralympian. It's funny and entertaining and not just another triumph over tragedy story.
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.
Cadet: Olympian Book 2
You set the price! Words: 78,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Sports
Athens 438 BC Alexander has survived the Siege of Samos and been sent to a military academy as a cadet.The battles with the Athenian army are nothing to what he faces in the Academy. With his life in danger from all sides, Alexander must draw on everything he has learned just to survive, but is survival enough?
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.
Fingers to the Keyboard: 2015 - 2016
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,500. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Social aspects / general
‘Fingers to the Keyboard: 2015 – 2016’ is a collection of blogs on many topics—politics, religion, book and film reviews, English grammar, sport, mathematics, long-distance walking, British Royal Family, general moans and groans, and so on—published between January 2015 and December 2016. The book follows on from ‘Fingers to the Keyboard: 2000 – 2014’.
El Deporte Mi Pasión
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: Spanish. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Todo comienza cuando crezco en una familia con patrones violentos como la mayoría de mexicanos que vivimos esto, cuando nuestros padres, nuestros abuelos, bisabuelos únicamente repetían patrones y creencias generacionales.
Taco Tuesday
Series: The Cities of Luna, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Eddie is amped up to film a commercial on the moon. One of his sponsors, a major taco chain, has designed an entire ad campaign around him riding his BMX bike in and out of some giant craters. The low gravity allows him to do some pretty terrific stunts, but sticking the landing isn’t as easy as one might think.