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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345517074
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Stan Musial
An American Life
Written by George Vecsey


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.00

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Veteran sports journalist George Vecsey finally gives this twenty-time All-Star and St. Louis Cardinals icon the biographical treatment he deserves. Stan Musial is the definitive portrait of one of the game’s best-loved but most unappreciated legends—told through the remembrances of those who played beside, worked with, and covered...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780307985989
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $26.00

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780307985996
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $11.99

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney, Read by Hank Haney
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ISBN: 9780449010853
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney
Read by Hank Haney


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 27, 2012
Price: $20.00

The Big Miss is Hank Haney’s candid and surprisingly insightful account of his tumultuous six-year journey with Tiger Woods, during which the supremely gifted golfer collected six major championships and rewrote golf history. Hank was one of the very few people allowed behind the curtain. He was with Tiger 110 days...

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American Triumvirate
American Triumvirate
Written by James Dodson
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ISBN: 9780307957399
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American Triumvirate
Sam Snead, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan, and the Modern Age of Golf
Written by James Dodson


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $12.99

In this celebration of three legendary champions on the centennial of their births in 1912, one of the most accomplished and successful writers about the game explains the circumstances that made each of them so singularly brilliant and how they, in turn, saved not only the professional tour but modern golf... Read more >
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus, Read by Tyler Seiple
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ISBN: 9780307969583
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
My Incredible NCAA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench
Written by Mark Titus
Read by Tyler Seiple


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $15.00

An irreverent, hilarious insider's look at big-time NCAA basketball, through the eyes of the nation's most famous benchwarmer and author of the popular blog ClubTrillion.com (3.6m visits!). Mark Titus holds the Ohio State record for career wins, and made it to the 2007 national championship game. You would think Titus would... Read more >
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus
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ISBN: 9780385535113
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Don't Put Me In, Coach
My Incredible NCAA Journey from the End of the Bench to the End of the Bench
Written by Mark Titus


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 6, 2012
Price: $11.99

An irreverent, hilarious insider's look at big-time NCAA basketball, through the eyes of the nation's most famous benchwarmer and author of the popular blog ClubTrillion.com (3.6m visits!). Mark Titus holds the Ohio State record for career wins, and made it to the 2007 national championship game. You would think Titus would... Read more >
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Messi
Messi
Written by Leonardo Faccio
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307947765
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Messi
Una biografía
Written by Leonardo Faccio


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: February 28, 2012
Price: $14.95

El perfil definitivo del incomparable Lionel Messi, una de las más brillantes estrellas del fútbol internacional
 
En la historia del fútbol sólo cuatro jugadores tienen plaza en el primer escalón: Pelé, Di Stéfano, Cruyff y Maradona. Desde hace cuatro años, el argentino Lionel Messi llama con insistencia a la puerta de ese... Read more >
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Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
Written by Lewis Helfand, Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9789380741239
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Muhammad Ali: The King of the Ring
A Graphic Novel
Written by Lewis Helfand
Illustrated by Lalit Kumar Sharma


Format: Trade Paperback, 92 pages
On Sale: January 31, 2012
Price: $12.99

Muhammad Ali was born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. in 1942. A three-time World Heavyweight Champion he is widely considered one of the greatest boxers of all time. But Ali's legacy reaches far beyond the world of sports. He changed his name from Clay to Ali after joining the Nation of Islam... Read more >
Endgame
Endgame
Written by Frank Brady
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307463913
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Endgame
Bobby Fischer's Remarkable Rise and Fall - from America's Brightest Prodigy to the Edge of Madness
Written by Frank Brady


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $16.00

Endgame is acclaimed biographer Frank Brady’s decades-in-the-making tracing of the meteoric ascent—and confounding descent—of enigmatic genius Bobby Fischer.  Only Brady, who met Fischer when the prodigy was only 10 and shared with him some of his most dramatic triumphs, could have written this book, which has much to say about the... Read more >
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The Best Game You Can Name
The Best Game You Can Name
Written by Dave Bidini
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ISBN: 9781551992280
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The Best Game You Can Name

Written by Dave Bidini


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 21, 2011
Price: $15.99

Bidini returns to the game he loves best

In 2004, Dave Bidini laced on his skates and slid onto the ice of Toronto’s McCormick Arena to play defence with the Morningstars in the E! Cup tourney. While thrashing around the ice, swiping at the puck and his opponents, Bidini got to thinking... Read more >
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The Catcher Was a Spy
The Catcher Was a Spy
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307807090
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The Catcher Was a Spy
The Mysterious Life of Moe Berg
Written by Nicholas Dawidoff


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2011
Price: $11.99

The only Major League ballplayer whose baseball card is on display at the headquarters of the CIA, Moe Berg has the singular distinction of having both a 15-year career as a catcher for such teams as the New York Robins and the Chicago White Sox and that of a spy for... Read more >
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Over the Line
Over the Line
Written by Al Strachan, Foreword by Roy MacGregor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771083419
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Over the Line
Wrist Shots, Slap Shots, and Five-Minute Majors
Written by Al Strachan
Foreword by Roy MacGregor


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $19.99

Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan shares more insider stories from his more-than-forty-year career covering pro hockey.
 
Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan is a permanent fixture in the illustrious world of professional ice hockey. His opinion, backed by an extensive knowledge of the game and his sharp... Read more >
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Over the Line
Over the Line
Written by Al Strachan
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ISBN: 9780771083488
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Over the Line
Wrist Shots, Slap Shots, and Five-Minute Majors
Written by Al Strachan


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $13.99

Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan shares more insider stories from his more-than-forty-year career covering pro hockey.
 
Bestselling author and Toronto Sun sportswriter Al Strachan is a permanent fixture in the illustrious world of professional ice hockey. His opinion, backed by an extensive knowledge of the game and his sharp... Read more >
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Wayne Gretzky's Ghost
Wayne Gretzky's Ghost
Written by Roy MacGregor
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ISBN: 9780307376053
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Wayne Gretzky's Ghost
And Other Tales from a Lifetime in Hockey
Written by Roy MacGregor


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $14.99

The gift book of the year for hockey fans: Roy MacGregor has been called "the best hockey writer in the country," and we finally have a collection of his very best hockey writing, revised and updated.

For nearly 40 years Roy MacGregor has brought hockey, our national sport, alive on the page... Read more >
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The Lives of Conn Smythe
The Lives of Conn Smythe
Written by Kelly McParland
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780771056833
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The Lives of Conn Smythe
From the Battlefield to Maple Leaf Gardens: A Hockey Icon's Story
Written by Kelly McParland


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $32.99

The first full-length biography of one of hockey's - and Canada's - most influential forces, Conn Smythe.

While the story of the Toronto Maple Leafs has been told many times, there has never been a full biography of the man who created, built and managed the team, turning it from a small-market... Read more >
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The Lives of Conn Smythe
The Lives of Conn Smythe
Written by Kelly McParland
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ISBN: 9780771056864
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The Lives of Conn Smythe
From the Battlefield to Maple Leaf Gardens: A Hockey Icon's Story
Written by Kelly McParland


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $13.99

The first full-length biography of one of hockey's - and Canada's - most influential forces, Conn Smythe.

While the story of the Toronto Maple Leafs has been told many times, there has never been a full biography of the man who created, built and managed the team, turning it from a small-market... Read more >
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Tiger
Tiger
Written by John Strege
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307756916
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Tiger
A Biography of Tiger Woods
Written by John Strege


Format: eBook, 284 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $13.99

Record-breaking media sensation Tiger Woods has moved beyond the fairway to take the world by storm. After becoming the first golfer in history to win three straight U.S. Amateur titles, his win at the 1997 Masters Tournament gave him a permanent place in the record book: youngest player to win, lowest... Read more >
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Instant Replay
Instant Replay
Written by Gerald L. Kramer and Dick Schaap, Foreword by Jonathan Yardley
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307743381
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The Green Bay Diary of Jerry Kramer
Written by Gerald L. Kramer and Dick Schaap
Foreword by Jonathan Yardley


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.95

This classic sports book takes readers inside the 1967 season of the Green Bay Packers, following that storied team from training camp to their dramatic victory in Super Bowl II.
 
Candid and often amusing, Jerry Kramer describes from a player’s perspective a bygone era of sports, filled with blood, grit, and... Read more >
Royal and Ancient
Royal and Ancient
Written by Curt Sampson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800909
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Royal and Ancient
Blood, Sweat, and Fear at the British Open
Written by Curt Sampson


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2011
Price: $12.99

For a century and a half, the best golf players in the world have, once a year, attempted to beat the weather, the pressure, and one of the toughest courses in the world at the British Open. In Royal and Ancient, Curt Sampson, the bestselling author of Hogan and The Masters... Read more >
Jackie Robinson
Jackie Robinson
Written by Arnold Rampersad
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ISBN: 9780307788481
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Jackie Robinson
A Biography
Written by Arnold Rampersad


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: June 8, 2011
Price: $12.99

The extraordinary life of Jackie Robinson is illuminated as never before in this full-scale biography by Arnold Rampersad, who was chosen by Jack's widow, Rachel, to tell her husband's story, and was given unprecedented access to his private papers. We are brought closer than we have ever been to the great... Read more >
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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345526441
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Stan Musial
An American Life
Written by George Vecsey


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $11.99

NATIONAL BESTSELLER
 
Veteran sports journalist George Vecsey finally gives this twenty-time All-Star and St. Louis Cardinals icon the biographical treatment he deserves. Stan Musial is the definitive portrait of one of the game’s best-loved but most unappreciated legends—told through the remembrances of those who played beside, worked with, and covered... Read more >
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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307934413
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Stan Musial
An American Life
Written by George Vecsey
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 10, 2011
Price: $22.50

When baseball fans voted on the top twenty-five players of the twentieth century in 1999, Stan Musial didn’t make the cut. This glaring omission—later rectified by a panel of experts—raised an important question: How could a first-ballot Hall of Famer, widely considered one of the greatest hitters in baseball history, still... Read more >
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The Last Hero
The Last Hero
Written by Howard Bryant
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ISBN: 9780307279927
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The Last Hero
A Life of Henry Aaron
Written by Howard Bryant


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $16.95

In the thirty-four years since his retirement, Henry (Hank) Aaron’s reputation has only grown in magnitude. But his influence extends beyond statistics, and at long last here is the first definitive biography of one of baseball’s immortal figures.
 
Based on meticulous research and extensive interviews The Last Hero reveals how Aaron navigated...

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Play Like You Mean It
Play Like You Mean It
Written by Rex Ryan
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ISBN: 9780385534451
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Play Like You Mean It
Passion, Laughs, and Leadership in the World's Most Beautiful Game
Written by Rex Ryan


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 3, 2011
Price: $11.99

No football fan will want to be without the book that delivers pure, unfiltered Rex Ryan—head coach of the New York Jets and one of the most popular, outspoken, well-liked, and widely respected personalities in the National Football League.

Rex Ryan is known for his exuberance . . . and Play... Read more >
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