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The Grand Slam: Bobby Jones, America, and the Story of Golf

by Mark Frost

From the bestselling author of the critically acclaimed The Greatest Game Ever Played comes The Grand Slam, a riveting, in-depth look at the life and times of golf icon Bobby Jones.

In the wake of the stock market...


The Zen of Zim

by Don Zimmer, Bill Madden & Lou Piniella

Don Zimmer is baseball. His first book, Zim-A Baseball Life, was a New York Times bestseller and one of the best baseball memoirs ever published. Now, in The Zen of Zim, one of baseball's most beloved figures...


Black and White: The Way I See It

by Richard Williams & Bart Davis

He’d set his mind to raise two of the greatest women champions in professional tennis well before they could even hold a racket. The father of Venus and Serena Williams had a grand plan for his daughters....


Twin Tracks: The Autobiography

by Roger Bannister

It was a blustery late spring day in 1954 and a young Oxford medical student flung himself over the line in a mile race. There was an agonising pause, and then the timekeeper announced the record: three minutes,...


The Reappearing Act: Coming Out as Gay on a College Basketball Team Led by Born-Again Christians

by Kate Fagan

It’s hard enough coming out, but playing basketball for a nationally ranked school and trying to figure out your sexual identity in the closeted and paranoid world of big-time college sports—that’s a challenge....


Growing Up NASCAR: Racing's Most Outrageous Promoter Tells All

by Humpy Wheeler & Peter Golenbock

In 1949, when Humpy Wheeler was 11, he attended the very first NASCAR race. For the next ten years, he spent as much time in the pits as he could, and came to know many of the sport’s pioneers.  Eventually,...


Herb Brooks

by John Gilbert

The U. S. hockey team’s victory at the 1980 Olympics was a “Miracle on Ice”--a miracle largely brought about by Herb Brooks, the legendary coach who forged that invincible team.  Famously antagonistic...


Sid!

by Sid Hartman & Patrick Reusse

Sid Hartman has been at the center of Minnesota sports for more than 60 years, getting the inside scoop from players, coaches, owners, and his many "close personal friends." This fascinating tell-all reveals...


DJ: The Derek Johnstone Story

by Derek Johnstone, Darrell King & Ally McCoist

When Derek Johnstone scored the winning goal for Rangers in the 1970 League Cup Final against Celtic at just sixteen years of age, he became an overnight sensation. It was an incredible start to an incredible...


Duel for the Crown: Affirmed, Alydar, and Racing's Greatest Rivalry

by Linda Carroll & David Rosner

From the moment they first galloped head-to-head in Saratoga Springs, the two chestnut colts showed they were the stuff of racing legend. Alydar, all muscle with a fearsome closing kick, was already the popular...


The Advance Guide On Rod Blanks and a Rod Designer's Fishing Memoirs

by Daniel Chee

I first joined the fishing tackle industry as a fishing rod engineer for Shimano, this was later followed by the role of Product Manager for the fishing division. I have since moved on in my career; but as all...


A Rod Designer's Fishing Memoirs

by Daniel Chee

I first joined the fishing tackle industry as a fishing rod engineer for Shimano, this was later followed by the role of Product Manager for the fishing division. I have since moved on in my career; but as all...


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

by Sylvia Harris

Seabiscuit meets Manic when Sylvia Harris, a single mother crippled by her struggles with bipolar depression, discovers the healing, calming effect of horses.

Alcohol. Lithium. Buddhist chanting.

To quiet the...


A Game of Two Halves: The Autobiography

by Archie Macpherson

For four decades Archie Macpherson has been one of Britain’s finest football commentators. Instantly recognisable, he’s never been short of an opinion or far from controversy. After joining the BBC full-time...


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

They said it was the "Curse of the Bambino." They said "the bad guys won." Now one of baseball's all-time good guys, New York Mets legend Mookie Wilson, tells his side of the story-from the ground ball through...


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,...


The Little Book of Hurling

by Seamus J King

Ireland's love affair with Gaelic Games in general, and Hurling in particular, has never dimmed. Through the lean days of hunger and emigration, through the champagne-mojito-flavoured years of the Celtic Tiger...


A Bhoy Called Bertie: My Life and Times, Bertie Auld with Alex Gordon: My Life and Times, Bertie Auld with Alex Gordon

by Bertie Auld & Alex Gordon

Celtic legend Bertie Auld is one of the most controversial and colourful characters in Scottish football history. Over the passing decades, he has steadfastly refused to discuss his remarkable lifetime in the...