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José Fernández

by Clark Spencer

• Jose’s personal story reads like fiction, growing up in poverty desperate to escape the oppression of Cuba, even rescuing his mother from drowning in one of many failed defection attempts. • Jose Fernandez...


Above Head Height: A Five-A-Side Life

by James Brown

'The Fever PItch of five-a-side' TONY PARSONS

A must-have for anyone who has ever played and enjoyed amateur football.

James Brown has been playing football since growing up in the backstreets of Leeds. The sudden...


Hamza Abdullah: Come Follow Me: A Memoir. The NFL. A Transition. A Challenge. A Change.

by Hamza Abdullah, Jamilah El-Amin & Baiyinah Siddeeq

“F--k you NFL.” That was the first of 50 tweets Hamza Abdullah directed to the NFL on October 31, 2013. What led the normally calm and levelheaded athlete to tweet a diatribe of expletives directed at his...


Rowing for My Life: Two Oceans, Two Lives, One Journey

by Kathleen Saville

In the tradition of Cheryl Strayed's Wild, one's woman's transformational journey rowing across the savage sea—twice.

Just out of college, newly wed, and set up with her husband Curt in a small town in New York,...


Relentless Spirit: The Unconventional Raising of a Champion

by Missy Franklin, D.A. Franklin & Dick Franklin

What does it take to become a champion? Gold medalist Missy Franklin, along with her parents, D.A. and Dick, tell the inspirational and heartwarming story of how Missy became both a legendary athlete and a happy...


Stand Tall

by Dewey Bozella

In this inspiring memoir, Dewey Bozella recounts his life and the twenty-six years he spent behind bars for a murder he did not commit—a stirring tale of courage, strength, faith, and perseverance.

In the late...


An Indian Summer of Cricket: Reflections on Australia's Summer Game

by Catherine McGregor

Catherine McGregor has been a soldier, a writer and broadcaster with a life long passion for cricket. She has played cricket for over five decades and remains active as a player, coach and commentator. She was...


'It's Only Pain': But It's Real and It Hurts

by Stephen Copeland, Taylor Morton & Nick Saban

Former University of Alabama football player Taylor Morton documents his journey through the mountains of pain in his life -- from dealing with the death of his brother, to being diagnosed with cancer, to being...


Truth: The Kordell Stewart Story

by Stephen Copeland, Kordell Stewart & Leigh Steinberg

In former Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Kordell Stewart's highly anticipated book, Truth: The Kordell Stewart Story, Stewart opens up about his often-discussed personal life, the thrills and challenges that...


Fight! Fight!: Discovering Your Inner Strength When Blindsided By Life

by Sylvia Hatchell, Anne Graham Lotz & Roy Williams

In Hall of Fame women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell's new book, Hatchell walks readers through her bout with acute myeloid leukemia at age 61, one of the most serious forms of cancer for a woman of her...


Fall to Grace: The Climb, Collapse, and Comeback of Coach Dave Bliss

by Stephen Copeland, Dave Bliss & Ken Blanchard

What would happen if you began living in the acceptance of being loved by God? Despite your past. Despite your shortcomings. Despite all of the things you might be currently striving to achieve. What if you...


Hound of the Sea

by Garrett McNamara & Karen Karbo

In this thrilling and candid memoir, world record-holding and controversial Big Wave surfer Garrett McNamara chronicles his emotional quest to ride the most formidable waves on earth.

Garrett McNamara—affectionately...


The Wanderer: The story of Frank Soo

by Susan Gardiner

Frank Soo is in many ways the forgotten man of twentieth century football. In his time he was a household name, his life chronicled by national newspapers in Britain and, on occasions, around the world. He had...


Glory Game

by Joost Van der Westhuizen & Odette Schwegler

In 2011 the world was shocked when the news broke that Joost van der Westhuizen, known for years as the golden boy of South African rugby and a former Springbok captain, had been diagnosed with motor neuron...


Shakespeare The Coach

by Ric Charlesworth

Ric Charlesworth, world champion coach and best selling author of The Coach and Staying at the Top, has long been an ardent fan of Shakespeare's plays and poetry. Over the course of a career that has seen Ric...


Hail, Claudio!: The Man, the Manager, the Miracle

by Gabriele Marcotti

A player for 15 years. A manager for 30. Leicester City's victory was more - much more - than just a "miracle". It was Claudio Ranieri.

This is the inside story of the rise and rise of the butcher's son from...


The Love of the Game: Parenthood, Sport and Me

by Mark Chapman

BBC sports presenter Mark Chapman is no longer in his physical prime. There is an argument to suggest he has never been in his physical prime. Now in his forties, he is facing a world of knee replacements and...


Promised Land:  A Life's Journey to Success in Canada

by Peter Kunstadt

Peter Kunstadt took his chance in 1968 when Soviet Bloc forces occupied his homeland, Czechoslovakia ─ he and his fiancée Susan were on holiday in Romania, and made a dash for the West with little more than...


Sandy

by Tom Miller & Ally McCoist

FOREWORD BY ALLY McCOIST

William Pullar Jardine is an Ibrox icon. Known as ‘Sandy’ to his legions of fans, Jardine joined Rangers in 1964 and went on to make 674 appearances for the Govan Club.

Born in Edinburgh,...


Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life's Storms

by Tim Tebow & A. J. Gregory

First, he was a beloved college football champion, Heisman trophy winner, media sensation, and best-selling author drafted in the first round of the 2010 Draft. Then he had a miracle playoff run with the Denver...