Books tagged: winter sports

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Help2Ski
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Sports
Thank you for viewing page.If you are looking to ski for the first time or brush up on your technique then this is the book for you. I will take you through What to wear,Mindset for skiing,Your boots,ensure your Skis are right for you,how to use your skis,taking your first slide,Controlling your speed,Stopping,Turning, Parallel Turns,Carving.Reviewed by expert skiers this is the way to learn.
Life on the Edge
Series: The Edge, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,830. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Ice Skating, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Nineteen-year-old Emily is new to pairs skating, but she and partner Chris have a big dream–to be the first American team to win Olympic gold. Their young coach Sergei believes they can break through and make history. Emily and Chris are on track to be top contenders at the 2002 Winter Games. But forbidden feelings spark between Emily and Sergei.
Shut Up and Ski: Wipeouts, Shootouts and Blowouts on the Trail to the Olympic Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Murphy's Law meets the Olympic dream in this spirited account of the challenges, misadventures and injuries that beset the US Ski Team in one year leading up to the 1988 Olympic Games. Not-so-brave rookie downhill racer Olivia Sharp and her band of strong-willed yet woefully inexperienced teammates vie for coveted Olympic team spots while coping with a coach who wishes he could trade them all in.
Snocross
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
High school student Shawn Riggs wants just two things in life—to be part of the popular crowd in high school and to become the next snocross national champion racer with his snowmobile. When he heads off to the season opener in Duluth, he finds himself stuck in a situation that could wipe the chances for both right off the map.
Coyote hunting basics and on a budget
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This is a book giving some detail to my background and how I got involved in coyote hunting and shooting. I will try to give you some suggestions of the weapons and equipment that I used in the field and where to get them so you don't break the bank. I will give you some things that I learned by just going in the field and hunting.
Winter Fire (Book I of the Winter Fire Series)
Series: Winter Fire. Price: Free! Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
As Jenna begins a new life at Yew Dales Resort, she meets mysterious snowboarder Bren Bergen, a rebel Norse god who has escaped Asgard in order to break a cycle of destruction that threatens both of their worlds. When Loki, cunning master of discord, arrives seeking to bring Bren home, he discovers Jenna as well, and she becomes the center of a struggle that will determine all of their fates.
Podium Finish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Sports
With six months until the Olympic Games, 17-year-old Harper's fighting for the starting spot on Team USA Women's Hockey. But she runs a risky play at practice and breaks her knee, possibly ending her Olympic dream before it starts. 17--year-old Alex switches to ice dance from singles, but how can she skate her best if she can't trust her partner…or herself?
Skiing with Santa (A White Cairns Ski School Short Story)
You set the price! Words: 4,760. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sandy is like the original Scrooge - he thinks Christmas is commercialised claptrap, and refuses to have any part of it. So it's like his personal nightmare when Ski School manager Jude tries a new marketing ploy, 'Ski with Santa' and he has to play a part he abhors. Will his naughty and nice pupils help this reluctant Father Christmas to face his ghosts and discover the quintessence of the season
Confessions of a Snowmobile Enthusiast
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,720. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Snow sports, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Outdoor Sportswriter and veteran snowmobiling expert Rod Fraser shares his love of the sport of snowmobiling through stories, insights and advice for snowmobilers of all levels of expertise. Rod Fraser grew up riding snowmobiles and in this book, shares his years of experience with the reader through humorous stories, insights and a a recollection of his favorite riding destinations.