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Nowhere for Very Long: The Unexpected Road to an Unconventional Life

Brianna Madia - HarperOne
Format: Hardcover

In this beautifully written, vividly detailed memoir, a young woman chronicles her adventures traveling across the deserts of the American West in an orange van named Bertha and reflects on an unconventional approach to lifeA woman defined by motion, Brianna Madia bought a beat-up bright...
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So Help Me Golf: Why We Love the Game

Rick Reilly - ?Hachette Books
Format: Hardcover

Beloved bestselling author and golf aficionado Rick Reilly channels his insatiable curiosity, trademark sense of humor, and vast knowledge of the game in a treasure trove of original pieces about what the game has meant to him and to others.This is the book Rick Reilly has been writing...
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Next Level: Your Guide to Kicking Ass, Feeling Great, and Crushing Goals Through Menopause and Beyond

Stacy T. Sims PhD - ?Rodale Books
Format: Paperback

A comprehensive, physiology-based guide to peak performance for active women approaching or experiencing menopause - from the author of Roar, renowned exercise and nutrition scientist Dr. Stacy SimsFor active women, menopause hits hard. Overnight, your body doesn't feel like the one you know...
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Hometown Victory: A Coach's Story of Football, Fate, and Coming Home

Keanon Lowe - ?Flatiron Books
Format: Hardcover

The Blindside meets Friday Night Lights in Keanon Lowe's Hometown Victory when an NFL coach returns home after losing a friend to opiods to coach a team of struggling high school kids on a 23-game losing streak.Keanon Lowe was working as an offensive analyst for the San Francisco 49ers...
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Magic Season: A Son's Story

Wade Rouse - ?Hanover Square Press; Original edition
Format: Hardcover

   "Honest, authentic, heartbreaking and healing. I devoured it in one day." - Jenny Lawson, #1 New York Times bestselling author     Bestselling author Wade Rouse finds solace with his dying father through their shared love of baseball in this poignant, illuminating memoir...
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Phil: The Rip-Roaring

Alan Shipnuck - ?Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster
Format: Hardcover

A juicy and freewheeling biography of legendary golf champion Phil Mickelson - who has had a big, controversial life - as reported by longtime Sports Illustrated writer and bestselling author Alan Shipnuck.Phil Mickelson is one of the most compelling figures in sports. For more than three...
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Trailed: One Woman's Quest to Solve the Shenandoah Murders

Kathryn Miles - Algonquin Books
Format: Hardcover

They must have been followed. That’s the thought I return to after all these years . . . In May 1996, two skilled backcountry leaders, Lollie Winans and Julie Williams, entered Virginia’s Shenandoah National Park for a week-long backcountry camping trip. The free-spirited and remarkable...
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Jim Kaat: Good As Gold: My Eight Decades in Baseball

JIM KAAT - Triumph Books
Format: Hardcover

An unforgettable look at a lifetime of baseball packed with humor and passion for the game With a career that has now touched eight decades, Jim Kaat has had a prime front row seat for baseball's continuing evolution. Not only was he a major-league pitcher for 25 seasons, but his time...
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The Baseball Talmud: The Definitive Position-by-Position Ranking of Baseball's Chosen Players

Howard Megdal

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