Sports Books

Quiet Water New York: Amc's Canoe and Kayak Guide to the State's Best Ponds, Lakes, and Easy Rivers (AMC Quiet Water) Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9781628421125
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Published: Appalachian Mountain Club - May 17th, 2021

Whether you are paddling as a family, looking to add a new bird to your life list, or are an accomplished canoer or kayaker searching for a new route, this fully revised guide from AMC's Quiet Water series is the book for you. The trips in this new edition of Quiet Water New York, the first in over a decade, span from the Adirondacks to the western plateau and south to Long Island.


Yogi: A Life Behind the Mask Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316310970
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Published: Back Bay Books - April 6th, 2021

Discover the definitive biography of Yogi Berra, the New York Yankees icon, winner of 10 World Series championships, and the most-quoted player in baseball history.

Lawrence "Yogi" Berra was never supposed to become a major league ballplayer.

That's what his immigrant father told him.


I Hate Running and You Can Too: How to Get Started, Keep Going, and Make Sense of an Irrational Passion Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781579659882
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Published: Artisan - March 16th, 2021

BRENDAN LEONARD HATES RUNNING. He hates it so much that he once logged fifty-two marathon-length runs in fifty-two weeks.


Why We Swim Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781643751375
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 13th, 2021

A Time Magazine Must-Read Book of 2020
A Best Book of the Season: BuzzFeed * Bustle San Francisco Chronicle
A Best Book of the Year: NPR's Book ConciergeWashington Independent Review of Books

“A fascinating and beautifully written love letter to water.


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108 Stitches: Loose Threads, Ripping Yarns, and the Darndest Characters from My Time in the Game Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250252913
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - April 20th, 2021

This is New York Times bestselling author and Emmy-nominated broadcaster Ron Darling's 108 baseball anecdotes that connect America’s game to the men who played it.


The Age of Football: Soccer and the 21st Century Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780393541472
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 23rd, 2021

A monumental exploration of soccer and society in our time—by its preeminent historian.


A Most Beautiful Thing: The True Story of America's First All-Black High School Rowing Team Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250754776
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Published: Flatiron Books - February 23rd, 2021

Now a documentary narrated by Common, produced by Grant Hill, Dwyane Wade, and 9th Wonder, from filmmaker Mary Mazzio

The moving true story of a group of young men growing up on Chicago's West side who form the first all-Black high school rowing team in the nation, and in doing so not only transform a sport, but their lives.


So Many Ways to Lose: The Amazin' True Story of the New York Mets—the Best Worst Team in Sports Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062940025
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Published: Harper - March 16th, 2021

The Mets lose when they should win. They win when they should lose. And when it comes to being the worst, no team in sports has ever done it better than the Mets. 


The Bona Fide Legend of Cool Papa Bell: Speed, Grace, and the Negro Leagues Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419750489
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Published: Abrams Press - February 9th, 2021

The first full biography of the star Negro Leaguer and Hall of Famer
 
James “Cool Papa” Bell (1903–1991) was a legend in black baseball, a lightning fast switch hitter elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1974.


Fans: How Watching Sports Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Understanding Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781616208462
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Published: Algonquin Books - March 2nd, 2021

“Olmsted opens a window into a psychologically compelling world of passion and purpose.”
—Harvey Araton, author of Our Last Season: A Writer, a Fan, a Friendship


Larry Olmsted’s writing and research have been called “eye-opening” (People), “impressive” (Publishers Weekly, starred revie


How to Build Your Own Climbing Wall: Illustrated Instructions and Plans for Indoor and Outdoor Walls (How to Climb) Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781493056293
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Published: Falcon Press Publishing - April 1st, 2021

If you want to get a total body work out, climbing is the way to do it, and building your own climbing wall allows you to train and have fun any time you want, rather than having to drive to a climbing gym during open hours.


The Unreasonable Virtue of Fly Fishing Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781635573077
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 2nd, 2021

From the award-winning, bestselling author of Cod--the irresistible story of the science, history, art, and culture of the least efficient way to catch a fish.


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
4869 Main Street
Manchester Center, VT 05255
ph. 802.362.2200
ph. (toll free) 800.437.3700
Daily 10am-6pm
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
ph. 518.682.4200
ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
Daily 10am-6pm
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