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You Herd Me!
You Herd Me!
Written by Colin Cowherd
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804138130
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You Herd Me!
I'll Say It If Nobody Else Will
Written by Colin Cowherd


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: September 9, 2014
Price: $15.00

There are really two games, the one you see and the one you don't. The way I see it, the best way to use access to both worlds is to illuminate and reveal, not idolize and adore. It's better to be wrong than to be played for a fool. – Colin... Read more >
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Driven
Driven
Written by Donald Driver
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385349161
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Driven
From Homeless to Hero, My Journeys On and Off Lambeau Field
Written by Donald Driver


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $14.00

The legendary NFL receiver, all-time receptions and yards leader for the Green Bay Packers, and Dancing with the Stars champion looks back on his life and career.

When he was picked in the seventh-round of 1999 NFL draft, Donald Driver couldn’t find Green Bay on a map. He was given little...

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Musashi (A Graphic Novel)
Musashi (A Graphic Novel)
Written by Sean Michael Wilson, Illustrated by Michiru Morikawa
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611801354
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Musashi (A Graphic Novel)

Written by Sean Michael Wilson
Illustrated by Michiru Morikawa


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $16.95

A graphic novel version of the life of legendary samurai Miyamoto Musashi.

Miyamoto Musashi, the legendary samurai, is known throughout the world as a master swordsman, spiritual seeker, and author of the classic Book of Five Rings. Acclaimed manga creator Sean Michael Wilson has created both a vivid account of a fascinating... Read more >
Steve Nash
Steve Nash
Written by Dave Feschuk and Michael Grange
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307359483
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Steve Nash
The Unlikely Ascent of a Superstar
Written by Dave Feschuk and Michael Grange


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: September 2, 2014
Price: $19.95

From the authors of the national bestseller Leafs AbomiNation, the story behind the unpredictable success of an NBA great. With a new afterword for the paperback edition.
     A small man in a big man's game, a white man in a game dominated by black men, a rare Canadian in a US-based... Read more >
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Against Football
Against Football
Written by Steve Almond
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781612194158
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Against Football
One Fan's Reluctant Manifesto
Written by Steve Almond


Format: Hardcover, 192 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $22.95

A New York Times Best Seller

“Powerful...an important read."Publishers Weekly

New York Times
bestselling author Steve Almond takes on America’s biggest sacred cow: football


In Against Football, Steve Almond details why, after forty years as a fan, he can no longer watch the game he still loves. Using a synthesis of memoir, reportage... Read more >
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Against Football
One Fan's Reluctant Manifesto
Written by Steve Almond


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $21.95

A New York Times Best Seller

“Powerful...an important read."Publishers Weekly

New York Times
bestselling author Steve Almond takes on America’s biggest sacred cow: football


In Against Football, Steve Almond details why, after forty years as a fan, he can no longer watch the game he still loves. Using a synthesis of memoir, reportage... Read more >
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League of Denial
League of Denial
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770437565
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League of Denial
The NFL, Concussions, and the Battle for Truth
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.00

“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”
So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of... Read more >
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The System
The System
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345803030
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The System
The Glory and Scandal of Big-Time College Football
Written by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: August 26, 2014
Price: $15.95

A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year 

NCAA football is big business. Every Saturday millions of people file into massive stadiums or tune in on television as "athlete-students" give everything they've got to make their team a success. Billions of dollars now flow into the game. But what is the true... Read more >
Seattle Seahawks Super Season
Notes from a 12 on the Best Season in Seahawks History
Written by Mark Tye Turner


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

Relive the Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Season through the eyes of the 12th Man. From the perspective of a dedicated Seahawks fan, Mark Tye Turner, author of Notes from a 12 Man, com­piles this vivid and insightful account of the year the Seattle Seahawks won Super Bowl XLVIII with coach Pete... Read more >
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Seattle Seahawks Super Season
Seattle Seahawks Super Season
Written by Mark Tye Turner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570619762
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Seattle Seahawks Super Season
Notes from a 12 on the Best Season in Seahawks History
Written by Mark Tye Turner


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: August 12, 2014
Price: $16.95

Relive the Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Season through the eyes of the 12th Man. From the perspective of a dedicated Seahawks fan, Mark Tye Turner, author of Notes from a 12 Man, com­piles this vivid and insightful account of the year the Seattle Seahawks won Super Bowl XLVIII with coach Pete... Read more >
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The Longest Silence
The Longest Silence
Written by Thomas McGuane
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307763914
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The Longest Silence
A Life in Fishing
Written by Thomas McGuane


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 6, 2014
Price: $11.99

With ten books over a thirty-year span, Thomas McGuane has proven himself over and over again "a virtuoso . . . a writer of the first magnitude," as Jonathan Yardley wrote in the New York Times Book Review. "His sheer writing skill is nothing short of amazing." But he has devoted... Read more >
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When the Game Stands Tall, Special Movie Edition
The Story of the De La Salle Spartans and Football's Longest Winning Streak
Written by Neil Hayes
Foreword by John Madden


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $15.95

Revised and updated edition of the book to accompany the major motion picture directed by Thomas Carter and starring Jim Caviezel, Alexander Ludwig, Laura Dern, and Clancy Brown.

This insider’s account of the greatest winning streak in sports history brings to life the tragedies, triumphs, and unforgettable characters that inspired the major... Read more >
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When the Game Stands Tall, Special Movie Edition
When the Game Stands Tall, Special Movie Edition
Written by Neil Hayes, Foreword by John Madden
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583948057
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When the Game Stands Tall, Special Movie Edition
The Story of the De La Salle Spartans and Football's Longest Winning Streak
Written by Neil Hayes
Foreword by John Madden


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $15.95

Revised and updated edition of the book to accompany the major motion picture directed by Thomas Carter and starring Jim Caviezel, Alexander Ludwig, Laura Dern, and Clancy Brown.

This insider’s account of the greatest winning streak in sports history brings to life the tragedies, triumphs, and unforgettable characters that inspired the major... Read more >
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Waiting for a Goal
Waiting for a Goal
Written by Bill Buford
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101873090
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Waiting for a Goal

Written by Bill Buford


Format: eBook, 32 pages
On Sale: June 24, 2014
Price: $0.99

An eBook short.

A selection from the beloved bestseller Among the Thugs, “Waiting for a Goal” pinpoints the actual soccer amid the rampant hooliganism.

They have names like Barmy Bernie, Daft Donald, and Steamin’ Sammy. They like lager (in huge quantities), the Queen, football clubs, and themselves. Their dislikes encompass the rest... Read more >
I Am Zlatan
I Am Zlatan
Written by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, As told to David Lagercrantz, Translated by Ruth Urbom
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812986921
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I Am Zlatan
My Story On and Off the Field
Written by Zlatan Ibrahimovic
As told to David Lagercrantz
Translated by Ruth Urbom


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $16.00

Daring, flashy, innovative, volatile—no matter what they call him, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of soccer’s brightest stars. A top-scoring striker with Paris Saint-Germain and captain of the Swedish national team, he has dominated the world’s most storied teams, including Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, and AC Milan. But his life wasn’t... Read more >
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I Am Zlatan
I Am Zlatan
Written by Zlatan Ibrahimovic, As told to David Lagercrantz, Translated by Ruth Urbom
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780812986938
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I Am Zlatan
My Story On and Off the Field
Written by Zlatan Ibrahimovic
As told to David Lagercrantz
Translated by Ruth Urbom


Format: eBook, 400 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $11.99

Daring, flashy, innovative, volatile—no matter what they call him, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of soccer’s brightest stars. A top-scoring striker with Paris Saint-Germain and captain of the Swedish national team, he has dominated the world’s most storied teams, including Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, and AC Milan. But his life wasn’t... Read more >
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Learning to Breathe Fire
Learning to Breathe Fire
Written by J.C. Herz
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385348874
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Learning to Breathe Fire
The Rise of CrossFit and the Primal Future of Fitness
Written by J.C. Herz


Format: Hardcover, 368 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $25.00

The absorbing, definitive account of CrossFit's origins, its explosive grassroots growth, and its emergence as a global phenomenon.
 
One of the most illuminating books ever on a sports subculture, Learning to Breathe Fire combines vivid sports writing with a thoughtful meditation on what it means to be human. In the book, veteran journalist...

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Learning to Breathe Fire
Learning to Breathe Fire
Written by J.C. Herz
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385348881
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Learning to Breathe Fire
The Rise of CrossFit and the Primal Future of Fitness
Written by J.C. Herz


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: June 3, 2014
Price: $12.99

The absorbing, definitive account of CrossFit's origins, its explosive grassroots growth, and its emergence as a global phenomenon.
 
One of the most illuminating books ever on a sports subculture, Learning to Breathe Fire combines vivid sports writing with a thoughtful meditation on what it means to be human. In the book, veteran journalist...

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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s
Written by James Taylor
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780747814320
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British Sports Cars of the 1950s and 60s

Written by James Taylor


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $12.95

Nobody built sports cars like British manufacturers in the 1950s and 1960s. There was something very special about the combination of low-slung open two-seater bodywork with a spartan interior, a slick sporting gearchange and a rorty exhaust note. This was wind-in-the-hair motoring, and it was affordable by the average young man...

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If I Never Get Back
A Novel
Written by Darryl Brock


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 20, 2014
Price: $15.95

Contemporary reporter Sam Fowler, stuck in a dull job and a failing marriage, abruptly finds himself transported back to the summer of 1869. After a wrenching period of adjustment, he comes to feel rejuvenated by his involvement with the nation's first pro baseball players. He also finds his senses quickening and... Read more >
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Loopers
Loopers
Written by John Dunn
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780770437206
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Loopers
A Caddie's Twenty-Year Golf Odyssey
Written by John Dunn


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 13, 2014
Price: $15.00

John Dunn never expected that his summer job as a caddie at the local course in Connecticut might turn into something more. The lifers who plied the loops were an ensemble of misfits and degenerates who made the caddie yard look more like a gambling hall than a country club. But Dunn came of age... Read more >
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Hell or High Water
Hell or High Water
Written by Peter Heller
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101872048
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Hell or High Water
Surviving Tibet's Tsango River
Written by Peter Heller


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: May 6, 2014
Price: $9.99

From the bestselling author of The Dog Stars, the true story of an elite kayaking team's heroic conquest of the world’s last great adventure prize: Tibet's Tsangpo River.

The Tsangpo Gorge in southeastern Tibet has lured explorers and adventurers since its discovery. Sacred to the Buddhists, the inspiration for Shangri... Read more >
Day Hike! Central Cascades, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Mike McQuaide


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $19.95

Discover the best trails for day hiking in Washington State’s Central Cascades. Now updated and redesigned with full-color photography, the Day Hike! series was written for people who want to spend their days in the mountains and their nights at home. From Snoqualmie Pass to the Alpine Lakes Wilderness to Stevens... Read more >
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Day Hike! Central Cascades, 3rd Edition
Day Hike! Central Cascades, 3rd Edition
Written by Mike McQuaide
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ISBN: 9781570618482
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Day Hike! Central Cascades, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Mike McQuaide


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $19.95

Discover the best trails for day hiking in Washington State’s Central Cascades. Now updated and redesigned with full-color photography, the Day Hike! series was written for people who want to spend their days in the mountains and their nights at home. From Snoqualmie Pass to the Alpine Lakes Wilderness to Stevens... Read more >
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Day Hike! Mount Rainier, 3rd Edition
The Best Trails You Can Hike in a Day
Written by Ron C. Judd


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: April 29, 2014
Price: $17.95

Discover the 51 best trails for day hiking around Mount Rainier National Park. This guidebook is the perfect companion for hikers wanting to explore the best views and destinations in and around the national park by day, and spend peaceful evenings at home. Each trail is rated, and range from easy... Read more >
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