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The Storms: Adventure and tragedy on Everest

by Mike Trueman

In August 1979 twenty-seven-year-old Mike Trueman set sail from the south-west coast of Wales, en route to Cornwall. The young army helicopter pilot was helping to move his friend’s yacht from Northern Ireland...


Kelly Tough: Live Courageously by Faith

by Erin Kelly & Jill Kelly

Do not let the title Kelly Tough fool you. This is not a "be all you can be, no pain-no gain" story. Toughness is overrated. And being Kelly Tough, well, you are about to find out what that really means and...


Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story: A Blind Broadcaster's Story of Overcoming Life's Greatest Obstacles

by Ed Lucas & Christopher Lucas

Soon to be a major motion picture, Seeing Home: The Ed Lucas Story is the incredible true tale of a beloved Emmy-winning blind broadcaster who refused to let his disability prevent him from overcoming many challenging...


Men in Green

by Michael Bamberger

Instant New York Times Bestseller

“Maybe the best golf book I’ve ever read.” —Bill Reynolds, The Providence Journal

“Surprisingly candid...Bamberger doesn’t flinch at portraying the Tour’s earthier...


Billy Martin: Baseball's Flawed Genius

by Bill Pennington

From an award-winning New York Times sports columnist, the definitive biography of one of baseball's most celebrated, mercurial, and misunderstood figures—legendary manager and baseball genius, Billy Martin...


Tommy Lasorda: My Way

by Colin Gunderson & Joe Torre

Tommy Lasorda believed that winning wasn't about being the best, but about believing you are the best and that philosophy runs throughout Tommy Lasorda: My Way. Author Colin Gunderson takes readers through Lasorda's...


Ben Hogan: The Myths Everyone Knows, the Man No One Knew

by Tim Scott

Ben Hogan’s accomplishments on the golf course are the stuff of legends, but his life off it was exceedingly private. In this biography, author Tim Scott demonstrates why such public perception was not representative...


Board

by David C. Flanagan

David Flanagan came from a long line of seafarers and thought learning to surf would be easy, despite the fact he was scared of the ocean and fast approaching middle age. As a journalist living in an island...


Champion of the Barrio

by R. Gaines Baty

Buryl Baty (1924–1954) was a winning athlete, coach, builder of men, and an early pioneer in the fight against bigotry. In 1950, Baty became head football coach at Bowie High School in El Paso and quickly...


Open Looks: My Life in Basketball

by John Saker

In this candid and beautifully written memoir, New Zealand Tall Black John Saker tells of his lifetime love affair with America’s game, how it changed his life, and the head-spinning moments when the sport...


Every Day I Fight

by Stuart Scott & Larry Platt

“When you die, it does not mean that you lose to cancer.  You beat cancer by how you live, why you live, and the manner in which you live.” – Stuart Scott

The fearless, intimate, and inspiring story behind...


Out at Home: The True Story of Glenn Burke, Baseball's First Openly Gay Player

by Glenn Burke & Erik Sherman

Before Jason Collins, before Michael Sam, there was Glenn Burke. By becoming the first—and only—openly gay player in Major League Baseball, Glenn would become a pioneer in his own way, nearly thirty years...


Statement

by Ed Douglas

On 14 June 1990, at Raven Tor in the Derbyshire Peak District, twenty-four-year-old Ben Moon squeezed his feet into a pair of rock shoes, tied in to his rope, chalked his fingers and pulled on to the wickedly...


Michael Jordan: Beyond the Court

by The Associated Press

There will never be anyone like Michael Jordan, an icon beyond the hardwood. From his famous shrug through the flu game, His Airness has provided some of the most memorable moments in sports history. Arguably...


Muhammad Ali: Athlete of the Century

by The Associated Press

Born in January of 1942, Cassius Clay Jr. would go on to win the world heavyweight championship, join the Nation of Islam, change his name and captivate the world with his political stance on Vietnam, social...


Journeyman: One Man's Odyssey Through the Lower Leagues of English Football

by Ben Smith

BEN SMITH: PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALLER. Recognise the name? Of course you don’t. That’s because most of Smith’s years in the game were spent outside the vaunted, big-money environs of the Premier League –...


Power Forward: My Presidential Education

by Reggie Love

Every path to adulthood is strewn with missteps, epiphanies, and hard-earned lessons. Only Reggie Love’s, however, went through the White House by way of Duke University’s Cameron Indoor Stadium. Mentored...


Joe Black: More than a Dodger

by Martha Jo Black & Chuck Schoffner

He was told that the color of his skin would keep him out of the big leagues, but Joe Black worked his way up through the Negro League and the Cuban League. He burst into the Majors in 1952 when he signed with...


Mike Tyson

by Reg Gutteridge & Norman Giller

Written by the late, great boxing broadcaster, Reg Gutteridge, this is the inside story of Mike Tyson, the most explosive and controversial world heavyweight boxing champion of all time.


Rube Waddell: King of the Hall of Flakes

by W. G. Braund

You just got a raise to $12.50 a week so you decide to splurge and shell out a dollar to sit in the grandstand behind home plate. You know you're in for a treat. Rube Waddell, the most exciting twirler in baseball,...