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We Begin Our Ascent Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781501169229
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 14th, 2019

“Exceptional...fast and smart, funny and sad, this is an outstanding sports novel, and Joe Mungo Reed is an author to watch” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).

Sol and Liz are a couple on the cusp. He’s a professional cyclist in the Tour de France, a workhorse, but not yet a star.


Miracle at Augusta Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780316410953
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Published: Back Bay Books - March 20th, 2018

One year after his big golf tournament win, Travis McKinley struggles to find a place in the world of professional sports in this inspiring novel.


The Hazards of Good Fortune Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781609454623
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Published: Europa Editions - August 21st, 2018

"An entertaining tale rich in schadenfreude as bad things happen to a hapless billionaire" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).


Stephen Florida Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566895163
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Published: Coffee House Press - June 12th, 2018

Foxcatcher meets The Art of Fielding, Stephen Florida follows a wrestler in North Dakota during his senior season, when every practice, every match, is a step closer to greatness and a step further from sanity. Profane, manic, and tipping into the uncanny, it's a story of loneliness, obsession, and the drive to leave a mark.


Fore!: The Best of Wodehouse on Golf Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780618009275
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Published: Mariner Books - September 1st, 1999

P.G. Wodehouse often said that he wished he'd spent more time playing golf and less "fooling about writing stories and things." Happily, the prolific and beloved satirist often took his pen to the green. Here, Wodehouse expert D.R. Bensen has collected a dozen pieces to delight golfers and those who know them -- even those who have never basked in the ecstasy of a perfect putt.


The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (British Library Crime Classics) Cover Image
By Leonard Gribble, Martin Edwards (Introduction by)
$12.95
ISBN: 9781464210839
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Published: Poisoned Pen Press - December 4th, 2018

Mystery crime fiction written in the Golden Age of Murder

'No one had tackled Doyce. He had been alone when he fell. He had simply folded up like a jack-knife and slipped to the ground. What had happened?'


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Waiting for Teddy Williams Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780618619030
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Published: Mariner Books - August 2nd, 2005

In "one of the funniest and most heartfelt baseball stories in recent memory" (Publishers Weekly), Howard Frank Mosher returns to Kingdom Common, Vermont, to spin a touching coming-of-age tale in an America that has almost disappeared.


The Necessary Hunger Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781617756696
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Published: Akashic Books - March 5th, 2019

A Stevo's Book Reviews on the Internet "Best of the Bunch" Fiction Pick


The Singles Game Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781476778396
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Published: Simon & Schuster - June 6th, 2017

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and Revenge Wears Prada comes a dishy tell-all about a beautiful tennis prodigy who, after changing coaches, suddenly makes headlines on and off the court.

How far would you go to reach the top?

When America’s sweetheart, Charlotte “Charlie” Silver, makes a pact w


The Essay: A Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781628727173
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Published: Arcade - October 25th, 2016

"Like Annie Proulx, Richard Russo, and Richard Ford, Robin Yocum knows how to stake out a claim to a very particular part of America and make it uniquely his own….


Learning to Fall Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781940716787
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Published: Sparkpress - August 2nd, 2016

Brynn honors her passion for horses by studying at the toughest veterinary program in the country. Months from graduating, tragedy strikes--tragedy for which she can't help but feel responsible. Brynn feels suffocated by the weight of her father's legacy and his dusty hopes for horse show jumping success.


The Greatest Horse Stories Ever Told: Thirty Unforgettable Horse Tales Cover Image
By Steven Price (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781592280117
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Published: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - May 1st, 2004

Throughout recorded history, the horse has played many roles in human life. He has been man's partner in war, his servant in work, his teammate in sports, his inspiration in art. So it is only natural that literature includes many masterpieces about horses and horsemanship. The Greatest Horse Stories Ever Told gathers together the best of the equestrian genre.


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