Searching for soccer's next superstars, an audacious program called Football Dreams held tryouts for millions of 13-year-old boys across Africa. In The Away Game, Sebastian Abbot follows several of the boys as they chase their dreams in a dizzying world of rich Arab sheikhs, money-hungry agents, and soccer-mad European fans.
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"Intriguing...thought provoking...delightful." --The Washington Post$28.00ISBN: 9781328589354Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - March 26th, 2019NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
A riveting look at what is really said and done behind closed doors with the New York Yankees, the most famous and wealthiest sports franchise in the world
Using the 2018 baseball season as the backdrop, Inside the Empire gives readers the real, unvarnished “straight-from-the-gut” truth from Brian Cashma$16.95ISBN: 9780393356595Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - February 26th, 2019
David Roberts has spent his career documenting voyages to the most extreme landscapes on earth. In Limits of the Known, he reflects on humanity's--and his own--relationship to exploration and extreme risk. Part memoir and part history, this book tries to make sense of why so many have committed their lives to the desperate pursuit of adventure.$8.95ISBN: 9781620053058Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Waterford Press - March 12th, 2019
Freshwater Fishing Essentials is a convenient quick reference to the topics every angler needs to know.$29.95ISBN: 9781598536126Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Library of America - April 30th, 2019
A first-of-its-kind celebration of the newspaper scribes who made sportswriting a glorious popular art, and immortalized America's greatest games and athletes$16.99ISBN: 9780062675484Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Dey Street Books - January 22nd, 2019
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The record-holding two-time NBA champion and recently inducted hall-of-famer reflects on his work ethic, his on-the-court friendships and rivalries, the great teams he's played for, and what it takes to have a long and successful career in this thoughtful, in-depth memoir.$27.95ISBN: 9780393254334Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - February 5th, 2019
In recent years recovery has become a sports and fitness buzzword. Anyone who works out or competes at any level is bombarded with the latest recovery products and services: from drinks and shakes to compression sleeves, foam rollers, electrical muscle stimulators, and sleep trackers.$17.99ISBN: 9780785216629Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Thomas Nelson - February 5th, 2019
In his years as a professional figure skater, Olympic Gold Medalist Scott Hamilton learned to embrace the mind-set of working hard to beat the competition. In doing so, he found the strength to rise above every challenge life has thrown his way. But it seems competing to win has gotten a bad rap these days.$44.99ISBN: 9781946267580Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Gun Digest Books - January 2019
MORE GUNS MORE VALUES MORE OF WHAT YOU NEED In the Updated Standard Catalog of Firearms 29th Edition$16.99ISBN: 9781628729092Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Arcade - February 5th, 2019
Hailed as a "wondrous book" by Gretel Ehrlich, and winner of the Kekoo Naoroji Book Award for Himalayan Literature, a journey of healing that becomes a pilgrimage for the soul.
Stephen Alter was raised by American missionary parents in the hill station of Mussoorie, in the foothills of the Himalayas, where he and his wife, Ameeta, now live.$16.95ISBN: 9781681779065Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Pegasus Books - December 11th, 2018
In The Hardmen the writers behind cycling superblog Velominati.com and The Rules will tell the stories and illuminate the myths of not just the greatest cyclists ever, but the toughest.