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The Champion's Way
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports coaching
In this practical and captivating guide to athletic excellence, former US Ski Team conditioning coach Dr. Steve Victorson and sports journalist/coach Robert Yehling show how the best competitors on the planet get there. The Champion's Way offers a path for anyone in pursuit of excellence. Only the greatest get there - but the possibility lies within each of us.
If I Die, Please Bring Cheesecake To My Funeral
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(4.50)
In an effort to get in shape and rid herself of the insidious muffin top, Donloree Hoffman puts down the cheesecake and picks up a gym membership. Join in the crazy misadventures as she fights the battle of the bulge and barely lives to tell about it.
Reality is Fabulous: 250 Anecdotes and Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
This book contains 250 anecdotes, including this one: Marion Davies once invited teetotaler Calvin Coolidge to one of her parties and deliberately served him sweet wine, telling him that it was fruit juice. Mr. Coolidge liked the beverage so much that he had three servings and told his hostess, “I don’t know when I’ve had anything as refreshing.”
The Violation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,190. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The entire sporting world is turned upside down. Everyone, including writers, broadcasters, coaches, athletic directors--even parents--are ignoring the fact that steroids are being used in college athletics...and killing people!
The Way of the River: My Journey of Fishing, Forgiveness and Spiritual Recovery
Price: Free! Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Fishing
(5.00)
This collection of memoirs reflect Randy Kadish’s journey of fly fishing and spiritual recovery that began when he admitted his life had become unmanageable. Then, he asked for help and relived the deep pain of his very traumatic childhood. To soothe himself, he turned to fishing. Finally, after an unexpected crisis, he found a way to forgive and connect to the good in the world.
Tennis Tips For Senior Tennis Hackers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,370. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Tennis Tips for Senior Tennis Hackers provides an amusing compendium of strategies for ageless tennis players with a desire to win at all costs. As age creeps up on dedicated, competitive tennis enthusiasts some may have to resort to more than waning athleticism to achieve a victory over players of similar attributes.
The Lessons of Sport
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Essay » Literature
With the death of an old friend, Hall of Fame athlete Dave DeBusschere on a street in Manhattan, I found myself ruminating on the strange uses we make of the relentless world of sport.
A Round with J.C.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
It was only a temporary job the summer before graduate school, but when the young fellow clerking at a public course hooked up with an old black caddie, their match became one of the most unusual rounds in the colorful history of golf.
White Flight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,900. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
A young coach wakes up in the hospital with a nasty bump on his head. He has no idea how he got there but one thing is obvious, the list of potential suspects includes nearly everyone in this small, racially-charged town.
Eagles In The Flesh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00)
Based on a true story about men who experience the adventure of a life time. Men who become birds at will, and soar with wings over Mountains and Jungles, who dance among Mother Natures up drafts. Feel what it is like to fly free as a bird flying over exotic lands and strange cultures while soaring like Eagles and Partying like Vultures. Soar in the days sun and party wild in the stars.