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Long Shot: My Bipolar Life and the Horses Who Saved Me

by Sylvia Harris

Combine Seabiscuit with Manic—throw in a touch of HBO’s “Temple Grandin”—and you get Long Shot, a truly remarkable memoir by Sylvia Harris. A single mother of three, Harris was crippled by bipolar...


Campy: The Two Lives of Roy Campanella

by Neil Lanctot

Neil Lanctot’s biography of Hall of Fame catcher Roy Campanella—filled with surprises—is the first life of the Dodger great in decades and the most authoritative ever published.

Born to a father of Italian...


Mookie: Life, Baseball, and the '86 Mets

by Erik Sherman, Mookie Wilson & Keith Hernandez

WITH NEW UPDATES FOR THIS EDITION!

They said it was the “Curse of the Bambino.” They said “the bad guys won.” Now, for the first time in trade paperback, one of baseball’s all-time good guys, New York...


King of the World: Muhammed Ali and the Rise of an American Hero

by David Remnick

There were mythic sports figures before him--Jack Johnson, Babe Ruth, Joe Louis, Joe DiMaggio--but when Cassius Clay burst onto the sports scene from his native Louisville in the 1950s, he broke the mold. He...


Days of Grace

by Arthur Ashe & Arnold Rampersad

"Touching and courageous...All of it--the man, the life, the book--is rare and beautiful."

COSMOPOLITAN

DAYS OF GRACE is an inspiring memoir of a remarkable man who was the true embodiment of courage, elegance,...


Million Dollar Arm: Sometimes to Win, You Have to Change the Game

by J. B. Bernstein

From the farmlands of India to the fields of major league baseball, this fascinating memoir tells the story of a man who forever changed the lives of two talented young men through a pitching contest in India....


Yogi: The Life & Times of an American Original

by Carlo Devito

A major authoritative biography of one of the greatest catchers in the history of the game—and the greatest living New York Yankee—presents Yogi Berra as he has never been seen before. Sifted from more...


Beyond the Mountain

by Steve House & Reinhold Messner

What does it take to be one of the world's best high-altitude mountain climbers? A lot of fundraising; traveling in some of the world's most dangerous countries; enduring cold bivouacs, searing lungs, and a...


Shane Victorino: The Flyin' Hawaiian

by Alan Maimon

Long before Shane Victorino gained fame as a Gold Glove outfielder, All-Star, and fan favorite at Fenway Park, he was a precocious child on the island of Maui, frustrating teachers with his inability to sit...


Nolan Ryan: The Making of a Pitcher

by Rob Goldman & Reid Ryan

To any baseball fan, Nolan Ryan’s name still conjures up images of blistering 100-mile-per-hour fastballs and knee-buckling curveballs. During his 27-year career, “The Ryan Express” was named an eight-time...


Big Red: Baseball, Fatherhood, and My Life in the Big Red Machine

by Phil Pepe, Ken Griffey & George Foster

Reflecting on an outstanding 19-year major-league career, this autobiography chronicles baseball great Ken Griffey, beginning with his days just out of high school. The account relates Griffey’s decision to...


A Nice Little Place on the North Side: Wrigley Field at One Hundred

by George Will

“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...


Drawn to the Rhythm: A Passionate Life Reclaimed

by Sara Hall

The inspiring story of one woman's journey of healing and transformation. Sara Hall's life seemed perfect: a wealthy husband, a big house in an affluent suburb, three healthy children. But the surface of Hall's...


Me and My Shadow

by Ray Matthews

What kind of man runs 100 miles at the age of 70 and what makes anyone want to run 100 miles? Throughout a lifetime, everyone has the opportunity to meet truly exceptional people. Ray is one of them. From being...


Getting Open: The Unknown Story of Bill Garrett and the Integration of College Basketball

by Tom Graham & Rachel Graham Cody

Bill Garrett was the Jackie Robinson of college basketball. In 1947, the same year Robinson broke the color line in major league baseball, Garrett integrated big-time college basketball. By joining the basketball...


Andy Murray: Wimbledon Champion: The Full Extraordinary Story

by Mark Hodgkinson

When Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal both shockingly exited Wimbledon in the early rounds of the 2013 championships, the level of expectation on Scotsman Andy Murray to become the first British champion of the...


The Imaginary Girlfriend

by John Irving

Dedicated to the memory of two wrestling coaches and two writer friends, The Imaginary Girlfriend is John Irving's candid memoir of his twin careers in writing and wrestling. The award-winning author of best-selling...


An Independent Man: The Autobiography

by Eddie Jordan

The hugely entertaining, and extremely candid, autobiography of one of the most colourful characters in motor sport

Eddie Jordan gave Michael Schumacher his first drive, and helped groom a whole series of drivers...


Keep Walking - Leadership Learning in Action - A Thrilling Story of a Polar Adventure with Powerful Lessons in Leadership and Personal Development

by Richard Hale & Alan Chambers

In 2000 Alan Chambers led the first successful unassisted British Expedition to the North Pole from Canada. Walking 500 miles and enduring remarkable challenges, he was subsequently awarded the MBE for Outstanding...


His Ownself: A Semi-Memoir

by Dan Jenkins

In His Ownself, Dan Jenkins takes us on a tour of his legendary career as a sportswriter and novelist. Here we see Dan's hone his craft, from his high school paper through to his first job at the Fort Worth...