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Still Horse Crazy After All These Years

by James Wofford

A rare insider’s look at the life of a professional sportsman as he tries to reconcile the passion that drives him with livelihood, family, and aging.

Three-time Olympian Jim Wofford grew up with horses, beginning...


Dave Edwards

by Dave Edwards

As a football-mad young boy growing up in rural Shropshire, within sight of the Welsh border, Dave Edwards dreamt of playing the game professionally and perhaps, one day, of wearing the red shirt of his father's...


Foul Ball

by Jim Bouton

Selected as one of the New York Public Library’s Books of the Century and Time Magazine’s 100 Greatest Nonfiction Books, Ball Four has stood the test of time as a cornerstone of 20th-century journalism....


The Open Question

by Peter May

Golfing legend Ben Hogan went to his grave believing he had won a record five US Open titles. The USGA says otherwise, and the controversy has endured for over 75 years.

In 1942, the United States Golf Association...


DeRo

by Brendan Dunlop, Dwayne De Rosario & Lennox Lewis

Dwayne De Rosario is one of MLS?s 25 Greatest Players

The autobiography of one of the best male soccer player to ever come out of Canada. Before Beckham, Kaká, Rooney, and Zlatan, DeRo was the godfather of Major...


I Do It All

by Bozarth,Don

Living life at full speed ahead while traveling the world and competing in two different sports made it feel like life could not possibly be better. Being an Olympic commentator, a model for international magazine,...


Narrating the NBA

by Łukasz Muniowski

This book analyzes career narratives of selected prominent NBA players after the Michael Jordan era, understood as the time after his second retirement in January 1999. It was a pivotal time for the league,...


Racing for America

by James C. Nicholson

On October 20, 1923, at Belmont Park in New York, Kentucky Derby champion Zev toed the starting line alongside Epsom Derby winner Papyrus, the top colt from England, to compete for a $100,000 purse. Years of...


Austin 3:16

by Michael McAvennie

316 facts about WWE legend Stone Cold Steve Austin.

What?s ?3:16 Day?? It?s a day when someone gives you a load of crap, and you give it back with a certain one-fingered gesture. ?3:16 Day? is a day when you...


Maine's Greatest Athletes

by Nancy Griffin

Mainers are known to be fiercely loyal, to their culture, history, and heritage, and to their favorite hometown sports heroes. Many of these heroes have gone on to have legendary careers on the national stage...


Sparring with Smokin' Joe

by Glenn Lewis

An intimate portrait of Joe Frazier, whose ferocious rivalry with Muhammad Ali made them both boxing legends and cultural touchstones for an era.

Just in time for the fiftieth anniversary of the Fight of the...


Rebound

by Matt Doherty & Michael Jordan

"Matt is everything you could ask for in a friend and leader."

––Jay Bilas, ESPN

Matt Doherty played and coached basketball at the University of North Carolina. He started on the 1982 National Championship...


Darren Campbell: Track Record

by Darren Campbell & Trystan Bevan

Olympic gold medallist Darren Campbell is one of Britain's most successful and popular athletes, yet the real story behind his success has not been made public, until now. Track Record, his long-awaited autobiography,...


Huddy

by Jason Pettigrove

One of the finest players football has ever seen, Alan Hudson is still revered at Chelsea, Stoke City, Arsenal and Seattle Sounders, and yet his professional success was dogged by injuries and enormous personal...


I See You Big German

by Zac Crain

In the 1990's, Dallas was a basketball wasteland. Luckily for the city, along came Dirk Nowitzki, a towering Würzburg, Germany native with a cool efficiency and the ability to basket shots from seemingly impossible...


My Brother, Muhammad Ali

by Fiaz Rafiq, Rahaman Ali & Jim Brown

“Rahaman has, at last, written the definitive biography on his late brother, which tells the real Ali story.” —Mike Tyson

More words have been written about Muhammad Ali than almost anyone else. He was,...


Brescia and its great race

by Aa. Vv.

An original look at the great epic of the Mille Miglia, "the most beautiful race in the world", told here through the places that, in the city of Brescia, saw the unbridled passion for the racing cars of the...


So-Well

by Horace Jordan Sr.

A one-man Kamikazee attack is what it took for Robert Donnell Sowell to make the NFL. The once unknown free agent rookie from Columbus, Ohio who was considered a long shot, made it the hard way. For the smallest...


Fights, Film, and Folklore

by Terry Ryan & Ken Reid

Will the real Terry Ryan please stand up? Guess who’s back? Back again . . . Following the release of his wildly successful bestselling first memoir, Tales of a First-Round Nothing, Terry Ryan returns with...


The Role I Played

by Sami Jo Small

Three-time Olympic medalist shares behind-the-scenes insight into the beloved Canadian National Women?s Hockey Team

Men?s hockey in Canada may hog the limelight, but interest in women?s hockey has never been...