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Against the Odds
The Adventures of a Man in His Sixties Competing in Six of the World's Toughest Triathlons across Six Continents
Written by John L. Pendergrass
Foreword by Brett Favre


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $3.99

Completing a triathlon at any age is a major achievement; finishing an IRONMAN®
Triathlon in your sixties is nothing short of inspirational. A true account of John Pendergrass’ impossible goal of completing six IRONMAN Triathlons on six continents, all while in his sixties, Against the Odds will shatter your preconceptions of what... Read more >
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The Anatomy of Stretching, Second Edition
Your Illustrated Guide to Flexibility and Injury Rehabilitation
Written by Brad Walker


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $21.99

The multiple stresses of contemporary life—whether from excessive sports play, overwork, or overuse of technology—are increasingly taking a toll on the body. Symptoms range from muscle soreness and pain to pinched nerves to potentially more permanent disabilities, including serious body injuries. One safe, quickly productive way to address the problem is... Read more >
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Barefoot Walking
Barefoot Walking
Written by Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307985910
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Barefoot Walking
Free Your Feet to Minimize Impact, Maximize Efficiency, and Discover the Pleasure of Getting in Touch with the Earth
Written by Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $19.99

From the authors of Barefoot Running, the essential guide to the life-changing benefits of barefoot walking

As the thousands of people who have fallen in love with barefoot running already know, shedding your shoes is good for the body and the soul. Barefoot Walking shows all readers, no matter their fitness level... Read more >
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Barefoot Walking
Barefoot Walking
Written by Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee
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ISBN: 9780307985927
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Barefoot Walking
Free Your Feet to Minimize Impact, Maximize Efficiency, and Discover the Pleasure of Getting in Touch with the Earth
Written by Michael Sandler and Jessica Lee


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $12.99

From the authors of Barefoot Running, the essential guide to the life-changing benefits of barefoot walking

As the thousands of people who have fallen in love with barefoot running already know, shedding your shoes is good for the body and the soul. Barefoot Walking shows all readers, no matter their fitness level... Read more >
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Imperfect
Imperfect
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345523266
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Imperfect
An Improbable Life
Written by Jim Abbott and Tim Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $14.00

“Honest, touching, and beautifully rendered . . . Far more than a book about baseball, it is a deeply felt story of triumph and failure, dreams and disappointments. Jim Abbott has hurled another gem.”—Jonathan Eig, New York Times bestselling author of Luckiest Man
 
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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385536127
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Who's on Worst?
The Lousiest Players, Biggest Cheaters, Saddest Goats and Other Antiheroes in Baseball History
Written by Filip Bondy


Format: Hardcover, 272 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $24.95

A hilarious celebration of the worst in baseball history: The boneheads, cheats, jerks and losers who make the grand old game so fun

Libraries and Internet sites are filled to groaning with debates about who the best ballplayers of all time were—but how many times can you argue about Mantle... Read more >
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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy
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ISBN: 9780385536134
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Who's on Worst?
The Lousiest Players, Biggest Cheaters, Saddest Goats and Other Antiheroes in Baseball History
Written by Filip Bondy


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $11.99

Who were the best ballplayers of all time? It's an endless question, but here's something much more fun: Who was the worst of all time? Who was the lousiest pitcher? The biggest goat? The most despicable owner? The most over-paid bum?
Finally, Filip Bondy answers these questions, wielding his own brand...

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Who's on Worst?
Who's on Worst?
Written by Filip Bondy, Read by Scott Brick
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385362597
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Who's on Worst?
The Lousiest Players, Biggest Cheaters, Saddest Goats and Other Antiheroes in Baseball History
Written by Filip Bondy
Read by Scott Brick


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $20.00

A hilarious celebration of the worst in baseball history: The boneheads, cheats, jerks and losers who make the grand old game so fun

Libraries and Internet sites are filled to groaning with debates about who the best ballplayers of all time were—but how many times can you argue about Mantle... Read more >
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Chasing Perfect
Chasing Perfect
Written by Bob Hurley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307986887
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Chasing Perfect
The Will to Win in Basketball and Life
Written by Bob Hurley


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $13.99

The inspiring story of the most famous high school basketball coach in America.

In 40 seasons as the head coach of St. Anthony High School, a private parochial school in Jersey City, New Jersey, Bob Hurley has established a standard of excellence and achievement without peer, and remarkably, he has done this... Read more >
The Big Miss
The Big Miss
Written by Hank Haney
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307986009
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The Big Miss
My Years Coaching Tiger Woods
Written by Hank Haney


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $16.00

Hank Haney's candid, 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 very few people allowed behind the curtain and observed Tiger in nearly every circumstance. There's never been a book...

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The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts
The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts
Written by Sean Michael Wilson and Issai Chozanshi, Illustrated by Michiru Morikawa, Translated by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800210
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The Demon's Sermon on the Martial Arts
A Graphic Novel
Written by Sean Michael Wilson and Issai Chozanshi
Illustrated by Michiru Morikawa
Translated by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $14.95

A graphic novel version of this classic collection of martial arts parables, written by Issai Chozanshi, an 18-century samurai, brings these tales alive in a captivating and immediately accessible way.  The stories, which feature demons, insects, birds, cats, and numerous other creatures, may seem whimsical, but they contain essential teachings that... Read more >
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Don't Put Me In, Coach
Written by Mark Titus
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307745385
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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: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
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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The Lone Samurai
The Lone Samurai
Written by William Scott Wilson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309872
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The Lone Samurai
The Life of Miyamoto Musashi
Written by William Scott Wilson


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $16.95

Miyamoto Musashi (1584‒1645) was the legendary samurai known throughout the world as a master swordsman, spiritual seeker, and author of the classic book on strategy, the Book of Five Rings. Over 350 years after his death, Musashi and his legacy still fascinate us and continue to inspire artists, authors, and filmmakers... Read more >
Sum It Up
Sum It Up
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins, Read by Sally Jenkins
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780385360470
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Sum It Up
A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins
Read by Sally Jenkins


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $45.00

Pat Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she... Read more >
Trading Bases
Trading Bases
Written by Joe Peta, Read by Fred Sanders
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385363341
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Trading Bases
A Story About Wall Street, Gambling, and Baseball (Not Necessarily in That Order)
Written by Joe Peta
Read by Fred Sanders


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 7, 2013
Price: $20.00

An ex–Wall Street trader improved on Moneyball’s famed sabermetrics to place bets that would beat the Vegas odds on Major League Baseball games—with a 41 percent return in his first year. Trading Bases explains how he did it.

After the fall of Lehman Brothers, Joe Peta was out of a job... Read more >
Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307595416
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $26.95

Here is armed America—a land of machine-gun gatherings in the desert, lederhosened German shooting societies, feral-hog hunts in Texas, and Hollywood gun armories. Whether they’re collecting antique weapons, practicing concealed carry, or firing an AR-15 or a Glock at their local range, many Americans love guns—which horrifies and fascinates many other... Read more >
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Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum
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ISBN: 9780307962218
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

Dan Baum is a gun fanatic. He is also Jewish Democrat who grew up in suburban New Jersey. In Gun Guys, he takes us on a guided tour of gun stores and gun shows, shooting ranges and festivals, contests and auctions, trying to figure out what draws so many of us to...

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Gun Guys
Gun Guys
Written by Dan Baum, Read by Richard Kind
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ISBN: 9780385363105
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Gun Guys
A Road Trip
Written by Dan Baum
Read by Richard Kind


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $22.50

Here is armed America—a land of machine-gun gatherings in the desert, lederhosened German shooting societies, feral-hog hunts in Texas, and Hollywood gun armories. Whether they’re collecting antique weapons, practicing concealed carry, or firing an AR-15 or a Glock at their local range, many Americans love guns—which horrifies and fascinates many other... Read more >
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The Spirit of the Sword
The Spirit of the Sword
Written by Nakamura Taisaburo, Contribution by John Maki Evans, Translated by Gavin J. Poffley, Foreword by Tomoko Nakamura
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945421
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The Spirit of the Sword
Iaido, Kendo, and Test Cutting with the Japanese Sword
Written by Nakamura Taisaburo
Contribution by John Maki Evans
Translated by Gavin J. Poffley
Foreword by Tomoko Nakamura


Format: Trade Paperback, 344 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

Nakamura Taisaburo's landmark book on the art of the sword includes technical information, thoughtful analysis, and fascinating recollections of his own training and teaching. One of the most famous Japanese swordsmen of the twentieth century, Nakamura sensei is widely acknowledged as the preeminent reinvigorator of the practice of tameshigiri (test cutting)... Read more >
Sum It Up
Sum It Up
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385346870
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Sum It Up
A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $28.00

Pat Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she... Read more >
Sum It Up
Sum It Up
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins
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ISBN: 9780385346887
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Sum It Up
A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $11.99

Pat Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she... Read more >
Sum It Up
Sum It Up
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins, Read by Sally Jenkins
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385360487
Our Price: $22.50

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Sum It Up
A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective
Written by Pat Head Summitt and Sally Jenkins
Read by Sally Jenkins


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $22.50

Pat Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-onset Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she... Read more >
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Family Camping Cookbook
Family Camping Cookbook
Written by Tiff & Jim Easton
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781848990890
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Family Camping Cookbook

Written by Tiff & Jim Easton


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: March 1, 2013
Price: $14.95

Cooking in the big outdoors is one of life's greatest pleasures and it's an indisputable fact that food tastes better outside. While tinned soups and barbecued sausages have their place, a collection of simple, inspiring and delicious recipes such as these can transform the culinary camping experience. Camping is all about... Read more >
American Triumvirate
American Triumvirate
Written by James Dodson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473554
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American Triumvirate
Sam Snead, Byron Nelson, Ben Hogan, and the Modern Age of Golf
Written by James Dodson


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $16.95

With compelling detail and pure passion, James Dodson recounts the singular brilliance of three golf titans and how they saved the professional tour and created the game as we know it today.
 
During the Depression golf was in crisis. As a spectator sport it was on the verge of extinction. This was...

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Lefty
Lefty
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345526496
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Lefty
An American Odyssey
Written by Vernona Gomez and Lawrence Goldstone


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: February 26, 2013
Price: $16.00

“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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