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Fathers & Sons & Sports
Fathers & Sons & Sports
Introduction by Mike Lupica
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345517500
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Fathers & Sons & Sports
Great Writing by Buzz Bissinger, John Ed Bradley, Bill Geist, Donald Hall, Mark Kriegel, Norman Maclean, and others
Introduction by Mike Lupica


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2009
Price: $11.99

For generations, fathers and sons have used the language of sports to work out their differences and express their love for each other. Fathers & Sons & Sports presents a powerful lineup of real-world stories about fathers and sons playing one-on-one in the game of life, written by such great sportswriters... Read more >
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An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
Written by Kenny Mayne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307396198
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An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
With random thoughts from childhood. And with random thoughts from times other than childhood . . .
Written by Kenny Mayne


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: February 3, 2009
Price: $15.00

Part sports dictionary, part memoir, part factual, and part completely made up–a history of the world’s most beloved sports.

Kenny Mayne is the little man who seems to live inside your TV. From hosting ESPN’s SportsCenter since 1995, announcing major events like the Kentucky Derby, his weekly pregame segments for ESPN’s Sunday... Read more >
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An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
Written by Kenny Mayne
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ISBN: 9780307408709
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An Incomplete and Inaccurate History of Sport
. . .and Other Random Thoughts from Childhood to Fatherhood
Written by Kenny Mayne


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 22, 2008
Price: $9.99

Painstakingly faithful to its title, Kenny Mayne’s book is neither complete nor is it particularly accurate. Ostensibly an A-to-Z encyclopedia of all known sports, many sports are never mentioned. There’s not a word about rugby, volleyball, Roller Derby, swimming, or (shockingly) Basque pelota or shinty. There is a chapter about sliding... Read more >
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ESPN Guide to Psycho Fan Behavior
ESPN Guide to Psycho Fan Behavior
Written by Warren St. John
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933060361
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ESPN Guide to Psycho Fan Behavior

Written by Warren St. John


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: October 23, 2007
Price: $14.95

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Edited by Steve Wulf, Foreword by Mike Greenberg
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781933060224
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Parting Shots From the World of Sports
Edited by Steve Wulf
Foreword by Mike Greenberg


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: October 10, 2006
Price: $19.95

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