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The Champion's Comeback: How Great Athletes Recover, Reflect, and Re-Ignite

James A Afremow · Rodale Books
Pages: 257
Format: Print book

Your ultimate guide to overcoming losses and injuries and achieving greatness -- on and off the field.Leading sports psychologist Jim Afremow, author of The Champion's Mind, knows what makes good athletes great, especially when they come back to win after facing devastating injuries,...
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Walks of a Lifetime: Extraordinary Hikes from Around the World

ROBERT MANNING · Falcon Guides
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Walk the World's Greatest TrailsTo walk is to discover, from those first halting steps as a child to walking the world's greatest long-distance trails. Experience breathtaking coastlines, mountain ranges, historic landscapes, wilderness areas, religious pilgrimages, great cities, and iconic...
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99: Stories of the Game

Wayne Gretzky · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

"The Great One" weaves memories of his legendary career with an inside look at the sport of professional hockey, and the heroes and stories that inspired him. From minor-hockey phenomenon to Hall of Fame sensation, Wayne Gretzky rewrote the record books, his accomplishments becoming...
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A Nice Little Place on the North Side: Wrigley Field at One Hundred

George Will · Crown Archetype; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

“George Will on baseball. Perfect.”—Los Angeles Times In A Nice Little Place on the North Side, leading columnist George Will returns to baseball with a deeply personal look at his hapless Chicago Cubs and their often beatified home, Wrigley Field, as it turns one hundred...
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Good Call: Reflections on Faith, Family, and Fowl

Jase Robertson · Simon & Schuster
Pages: 241
Format: Hardcover

The closer we look at the Robertson family, the more we discover the substance and authenticity below the surface of these well-known TV characters. In this enlightening book, Jase Robertson gives us a deep look behind his funnyman exterior. In addition to stories of life in the Robertson...
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Barrel Racing for Fun and Fast Times: Winning Tips for Horse and Rider

Sharon Camarillo · Skyhorse Publishing; Reprint edition
Format: Book

Barrel racing, in which horse and rider gallop in a cloverleaf pattern around three barrels, is the fastest-growing rodeo event. Author Sharon Camarillo, a successful contestant-turned trainer, teacher, and commentator, presents a comprehensive program that takes the novice barrel racer...
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Training for Soccer Players

Marc Briggs · Crowood Press
Format: Paperback

A sports-science approach to training blended with practical advice enables coaches to deliver effective training for players of all abilitiesBeginning with an overview of anatomy, this guide teaches readers about the mechanics of the human body and movement and how this...
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The Stranger in the Woods: The Extraordinary Story of the Last True Hermit

Michael Finkel · Knopf
Pages: 203
Format: Hardcover

Many people dream of escaping modern life, but most will never act on it. This is the remarkable true story of a man who lived alone in the woods of Maine for 27 years, making this dream a reality - not out of anger at the world, but simply because he preferred to live on his own. A New York...
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The Raccoon Handbook: Housing - Feeding And Care

Alkeith O Jackson · Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 40
Format: Paperback

Before you embark on owning one of these creatures, there's a lot you need to know. The Raccoon Handbook is an essential guide to learn more about raccoons. Inside you will learn: Housing and caring for Raccoons Grooming, hygiene and health care Food and dietary requirements...
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Basic Illustrated Kayaking

FalconGuides · Falcon Guides
Format: Paperback

For a generation, the Basic Illustrated series has been as much a part of the outdoors experience as backpacks and hiking boots. Information-packed tools for the novice or handy references for the veteran, these volumes distill years of knowledge into affordable and portable books. Whether...
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If Horses Could Talk

Gary Witheford · Racing Post Books
Format: Hardcover

A leading horse whisperer tells his remarkable life story  Gary Witheford is one of the UKs leading horse whisperers—and the man who famously broke a zebra to prove that all flight animals react in a similar way to human handling. If Horses Could Talk tells Garys story through the prism...
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Undisputed Truth

Mike Tyson · Blue Rider Press
Format: Hardcover

A bare-knuckled, tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the onetime heavyweight champion of the world—and a legend both in and out of the ring. Philosopher, Broadway headliner, fighter, felon—Mike Tyson has defied stereotypes, expectations, and a lot of conventional wisdom during...
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