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The Little Book of Talent
The Little Book of Talent
Written by Daniel Coyle
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ISBN: 9780345536693
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The Little Book of Talent
52 Tips for Improving Your Skills
Written by Daniel Coyle


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $9.99

The Little Book of Talent is a manual for building a faster brain and a better you. It is an easy-to-use handbook of scientifically proven, field-tested methods to improve skills—your skills, your kids’ skills, your organization’s skills—in sports, music, art, math, and business. The product of five years of reporting from... Read more >
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The Little Book of Talent
The Little Book of Talent
Written by Daniel Coyle
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ISBN: 9780345530257
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The Little Book of Talent
52 Tips for Improving Your Skills
Written by Daniel Coyle


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $18.00

The Little Book of Talent is a manual for building a faster brain and a better you. It is an easy-to-use handbook of scientifically proven, field-tested methods to improve skills—your skills, your kids’ skills, your organization’s skills—in sports, music, art, math, and business. The product of five years of reporting from... Read more >
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Surfers' Blood
Surfers' Blood
Written by Patrick Trefz, Contribution by Margaret Cohen, Photographed by Patrick Trefz, Introduction by Joel Patterson and Rusty Long
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576875933
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Surfers' Blood

Written by Patrick Trefz
Contribution by Margaret Cohen
Photographed by Patrick Trefz
Introduction by Joel Patterson and Rusty Long


Format: Hardcover, 128 pages
On Sale: August 21, 2012
Price: $29.95

Surfers' Blood, the latest monograph from award-winning surf photographer and filmmaker Patrick Trefz, is a survey of decades spent photographing the lifestyles and bloodlines of surf culture across the globe. Surfers' Blood captures all the diverse elements that make surfing so gripping and that helped it maintain its vitality in the... Read more >
Liu Bin's Zhuang Gong Bagua Zhang, Volume Two
Liu Bin's Zhuang Gong Bagua Zhang, Volume Two
Written by Zhang Jie, Contribution by Randy Chung, Richard Shapiro, Mark Wigzell and William Baller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944653
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Liu Bin's Zhuang Gong Bagua Zhang, Volume Two
South District Beijing's Strongly Rooted Style
Written by Zhang Jie
Contribution by Randy Chung, Richard Shapiro, Mark Wigzell and William Baller


Format: Trade Paperback, 516 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2012
Price: $22.95

In volume 2 of Liu Bin's Zhuang Gong Bagua Zhang, Professor Zhang Jie documents the style of Bagua Zhang developed by Liu Bin, one of Cheng Ting Hua's top students. Professor Zhang became a disciple in this tradition in 1979, apprenticing under the well-known expert Liu Xing Han in Beijing. He was...

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Play Like You Mean It
Play Like You Mean It
Written by Rex Ryan
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ISBN: 9780307743336
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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: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 7, 2012
Price: $15.95

“I want every player in the National Football League to want to play for the Jets, and I want every coach in the league to want to coach for the Jets, and we’re well on our way.” —Rex Ryan
 
Since Rex Ryan was made head coach of the New York Jets in...

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Rowing in Britain
Rowing in Britain
Written by Julie Summers
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ISBN: 9780747812111
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Rowing in Britain

Written by Julie Summers


Format: Trade Paperback, 56 pages
On Sale: July 24, 2012
Price: $12.95

Boat races and regattas are mainstays of the British summer — but where did these races originate and how have they become so important a part of our culture? Historian, writer and novice sculler Julie Summers here explains the history of British rowing as a competitive sport from the early nineteenth... Read more >
Dream Team
Dream Team
Written by Jack McCallum
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ISBN: 9780345520500
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Dream Team
How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever
Written by Jack McCallum


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: July 10, 2012
Price: $12.99

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Acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum delivers the untold story of the greatest team ever assembled: the 1992 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. As a writer for Sports Illustrated, McCallum enjoyed a courtside seat for the most exciting basketball spectacle on earth, covering the Dream Team from... Read more >
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Barbaric Sport
Barbaric Sport
Written by Marc Perelman
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ISBN: 9781844678594
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Barbaric Sport
A Global Plague
Written by Marc Perelman


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $14.95

Marc Perelman pulls no punches in this succinct and searing broadside, assailing the ‘recent form of barbarism’ that is the global sporting event. Forget the Olympics and consider, under Perelman’s guidance, the ledger of inequities maintained by such supposedly harmless games.

They have provided a smokescreen for the forcible removal of ‘undesirables’... Read more >
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The Year of the Los Angeles Kings
The Year of the Los Angeles Kings
Written by NHL and Andrew Podnieks
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ISBN: 9780771051104
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The Year of the Los Angeles Kings
Celebrating the 2012 Stanley Cup Champions
Written by NHL and Andrew Podnieks


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2012
Price: $19.99

The Year of the Los Angeles Kings: Celebrating the 2012 Stanley Cup Champions, is the only officially endorsed and licensed Championship book by the NHL and is the must-have Stanley Cup collectible for all fans of the game!

The Los Angeles Kings won their team's first Stanley Cup after a dominant postseason... Read more >
The Internal Structure of Cloud Hands
The Internal Structure of Cloud Hands
Written by Robert Tangora, Foreword by Michael J. Gelb
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944486
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The Internal Structure of Cloud Hands
A Gateway to Advanced T'ai Chi Practice
Written by Robert Tangora
Foreword by Michael J. Gelb


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $17.95

The Internal Structure of Cloud Hands offers readers an in-depth look into the art of T'ai Chi Ch'uan via the practice of Cloud Hands, a foundational exercise common to all schools of this popular martial art. Part theoretical treatise, part training manual, this book facilitates a deeper understanding of "internal" movement... Read more >
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The Unfettered Mind
The Unfettered Mind
Written by Takuan Soho, Translated by William Scott Wilson
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ISBN: 9781590309865
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The Unfettered Mind
Writings from a Zen Master to a Master Swordsman
Written by Takuan Soho
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $18.95

This classic samurai-era text fused Japanese swordsmanship with Zen and influenced the direction that the art has taken ever since. Written by the seventeenth-century Zen master Takuan Soho (1573–1645), The Unfettered Mind is a book of advice on swordsmanship and the cultivation of right mind and intention. It was written as... Read more >
Wild Roads Washington
Wild Roads Washington
Written by Seabury Blair Jr.
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ISBN: 9781570618154
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Wild Roads Washington
80 Scenic Drives to Camping, Hiking Trails, and Adventures
Written by Seabury Blair Jr.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $18.95

This choose-your-own-adventure guidebook is the first of its kind to take take the easy hike offroading--and up forest roads into the lush landscape of Washington State. Most forest roads in Washington climb almost as high as some of the trails, providing vistas almost as good as those reached by foot. Featuring... Read more >
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Wild Roads Washington
80 Scenic Drives to Camping, Hiking Trails, and Adventures
Written by Seabury Blair Jr.


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $18.95

This choose-your-own-adventure guidebook is the first of its kind to take take the easy hike offroading--and up forest roads into the lush landscape of Washington State. Most forest roads in Washington climb almost as high as some of the trails, providing vistas almost as good as those reached by foot. Featuring... Read more >
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A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time
A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time
Written by Douglas Whynott
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ISBN: 9780307820341
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A Unit of Water, a Unit of Time

Written by Douglas Whynott


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 6, 2012
Price: $16.99

In a time when racing boats are mass-produced from synthetic materials, a dying breed of craftsman continues to build wooden sailboats of astonishing beauty. Boatbuilding is an ancient art, and Joel White was a master. Son of the legendary writer E.B. White, he was raised around boats and his designs were... Read more >
Finding Ultra
Finding Ultra
Written by Rich Roll
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ISBN: 9780307952219
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Finding Ultra
Rejecting Middle Age, Becoming One of the World's Fittest Men, and Discovering Myself
Written by Rich Roll


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2012
Price: $11.99

Finding Ultra is Rich Roll’s incredible-but-true account of achieving one of the most awe-inspiring midlife physical transformations ever.
 
One cool evening in October 2006, the night before he was to turn forty, Rich experienced a chilling glimpse of his future. Nearly fifty pounds overweight at the time and unable to... Read more >
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The Book of Five Rings
The Book of Five Rings
Written by Miyamoto Musashi, Illustrated by Shiro Tsujimura, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309841
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The Book of Five Rings

Written by Miyamoto Musashi
Illustrated by Shiro Tsujimura
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $19.95

When the undefeated samurai Miyamoto Musashi retreated to a cave in 1643 and wrote The Book of Five Rings, a manifesto on swordsmanship, strategy, and winning for his students and generations of samurai to come, he created one of the most perceptive and incisive texts on strategic thinking ever to come... Read more >
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Hagakure
Hagakure
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781590309858
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Hagakure
The Book of the Samurai
Written by Yamamoto Tsunetomo
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Hardcover, 200 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $22.95

Living and dying with bravery and honor is at the heart of Hagakure, a series of texts written by an eighteenth-century samurai, Yamamoto Tsunetomo. It is a window into the samurai mind, illuminating the concept of bushido (the Way of the Warrior), which dictated how samurai were expected to behave, conduct... Read more >
Lefty
Lefty
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone
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ISBN: 9780345526502
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Lefty
An American Odyssey
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

“An intimate portrait of a man whose life off the field was equally as captivating as his unparalleled baseball career.”—Yankees Magazine  
 
Born into a small-town California ranching family, Vernon “Lefty” Gomez rode his powerful arm and jocular personality across America to the dugout of the New York Yankees. Lefty... Read more >
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Running with the Kenyans
Running with the Kenyans
Written by Adharanand Finn, Read by John Lee
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307989734
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Running with the Kenyans
Passion, Adventure, and the Secrets of the Fastest People on Earth
Written by Adharanand Finn
Read by John Lee


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $20.00

“A dusty road stretches into the distance like a pencil line across the arid landscape. Lions, rhino, and buffalo roam the plains on either side. But I haven’t come to Kenya to spot wildlife. I’ve come to run.”
 
Whether running is your recreation, your religion, or just a spectator sport...

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Running with the Kenyans
Running with the Kenyans
Written by Adharanand Finn
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ISBN: 9780345533524
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Running with the Kenyans
Passion, Adventure, and the Secrets of the Fastest People on Earth
Written by Adharanand Finn


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $11.99

“Completely satisfying, as well-paced and exhilarating as a good run.”—The Boston Globe
 
Whether running is your recreation or your religion, Adharanand Finn’s incredible journey to the elite training camps of Kenya will captivate and inspire you, as he ventures to uncover the secrets of the fastest people on earth. Finn’s mesmerizing...

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The 2 Oz. Backpacker
The 2 Oz. Backpacker
Written by Robert S. Wood
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ISBN: 9780307816252
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The 2 Oz. Backpacker
A Problem Solving Manual for Use in the Wilds
Written by Robert S. Wood


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: May 2, 2012
Price: $6.99

This featherweight little book will keep you out of trouble in the wilds by helping you make decisions like a veteran wilderness traveler. It will help you get the most from the food and gear you carry on your back, making your trip safer, more comfortable and, above all, more fun.

HOW...

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Homesick and Happy
Homesick and Happy
Written by Michael Thompson
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ISBN: 9780345524928
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Homesick and Happy
How Time Away from Parents Can Help a Child Grow
Written by Michael Thompson


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $16.00

An insightful and powerful look at the magic of summer camp—and why it is so important for children to be away from home . . . if only for a little while.
 
In an age when it’s the rare child who walks to school on his own, the thought of... Read more >
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Homesick and Happy
Homesick and Happy
Written by Michael Thompson
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Homesick and Happy
How Time Away from Parents Can Help a Child Grow
Written by Michael Thompson


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 1, 2012
Price: $11.99

An insightful and powerful look at the magic of summer camp—and why it is so important for children to be away from home . . . if only for a little while.
 
In an age when it’s the rare child who walks to school on his own, the thought of... Read more >
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Stan Musial
Stan Musial
Written by George Vecsey
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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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On Learning Golf
On Learning Golf
Written by Percy Boomer
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ISBN: 9780307806376
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On Learning Golf
A Valuable Guide to Better Golf
Written by Percy Boomer


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: April 25, 2012
Price: $10.99

The War & Peace of golf. A quaint old classic from 1946, with an intro by the Duke of Windsor. It's good advice, and seriously, this game has hardly changed a whit in 50 years!


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