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The Drop: How the Most Addictive Sport Can Help Us Understand Addiction and Recovery

Thad Ziolkowski · ?Harper Wave
Format: Hardcover

In this revelatory and original book, award-winning author of the acclaimed surf memoir On a Wave illuminates the connection between waves, addiction, and recovery, exploring what surfing can teach us about the powerful undertow of addictive behaviors and the ways to swim free of them.Addiction...
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Racing the Clock: Running Across a Lifetime

Bernd Heinrich · Ecco
Format: Hardcover

An award-winning, much-loved biologist turns his gaze on himself, using his long-distance running to illuminate the changes to a human body over a lifetimePart memoir, part scientific investigation, Racing the Clock is the book biologist and natural historian Bernd Heinrich has been waiting...
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Tall Men, Short Shorts: The 1969 NBA Finals: Wilt, Russ, Lakers, Celtics, and a Very Young Sports Reporter

Leigh Montville · Doubleday
Format: Hardcover

.In 1969, the L.A. Lakers and Boston Celtics were two of America's powerhouse NBA franchises. The Lakers were stacked with stars like Wilt Chamberlain, Elgin Baylor, and Jerry West, and the Celtics were built around the legendary Bill Russell. The Lakers were destined to win it all that...
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Till the End

CC Sabathia · Roc Lit 101
Format: Hardcover

How does it feel to be born with enormous gifts, in a life shadowed by tragedy? What does it mean when the gift that opens the world for us is not enough to stop us from losing the things we love? And what new gifts do we find in that loss? Baseball had been CC Sabathia's life since...
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Subpar Parks: America's Most Extraordinary National Parks and Their Least Impressed Visitors

Amber Share · Plume
Format: Hardcover

Subpar Parks, both on the popular Instagram page and in this humorous, informative, and collectible book, combines two things that seem like they might not work together yet somehow harmonize perfectly: beautiful illustrations and informative, amusing text celebrating each national park...
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Skiing into the Bright Open: My Solo Journey to the South Pole

Liv Arnesen



At home in Norway it is eight o'clock on Christmas Eve night, but ahead, at the Amundsen-Scott base that has been visible for hours, it is already early in the morning of Christmas Day when Liv Arnesen, after skiing solo for 745 miles in fifty days, finally arrives. Sh

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Sprinting Through No Man's Land: Endurance, Tragedy, and Rebirth in the 1919 Tour de France

Adin Dobkin · Little A
Format: Hardcover

On June 29, 1919, one day after the Treaty of Versailles brought about the end of World War I, nearly seventy cyclists embarked on the thirteenth Tour de France. From Paris, the war-weary men rode down the western coast on a race that would trace the country's border, through seaside...
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Surviving the Wild: Essential Bushcraft and First Aid Skills for Surviving the Great Outdoors

Joshua Enyart · Mango
Format: Paperback

If you found yourself suddenly thrust into the wild without any modern conveniences like electricity, running water, wi-fi, or Google -- would you know what to do? In a pandemic induced post-apocalypse, do you know what your first priority should be? If your caving, camping, or hiking adventure...
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Women on Waves: A Cultural History of Surfing: From Ancient Goddesses and Hawaiian Queens to Malibu Movie Stars and Millennial Champions

Kempton · Pegasus Books
Format: Hardcover

Few subjects in the world of sports and or the outdoors is more timely or compelling than women's surfing. From smart, strong, fearless women shattering records on 80-foot waves to professional athletes fighting for equal pay and a more fair and just playing field, these amazing, wave-riding...
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Stretch!: Seven Daily Movements to Set Your Body Free

Roger Frampton · ?Pavilion
Format: Hardcover

The sedentary nature of modern life for many people in the west means muscles and joints that slowly tighten over the years. All of a sudden you realize that you can't sit comfortably in a squat, touch your toes, or get up from sitting on the floor without using your hands. If we don't...
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