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Wayne Coffey

WAYNE COFFEY is one of the country's most acclaimed sports journalists. A former writer for the New York Daily News, he cowrote R. A. Dickey's bestselling Wherever I Wind Up and Carli Lloyd's bestselling When Nobody Was Watching, and is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Boys of Winter.

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The Boys of Winter
Written by Wayne Coffey, Foreword by Jim Craig
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | October 2005
$16.00/22.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4766-6 (1-4000-4766-8)

The true story of the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team and the Miracle on Ice, which Sports Illustrated called the greatest sports moment in sports history
“An unvarnished and captivating read.”—Parade
Once upon a time, they taught us to believe. They were the 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team, a blue-collar bunch led by an unconventional... Read more

They Said It Couldn't Be Done
Written by Wayne Coffey
Crown Archetype | Hardcover | March 2019
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-1-5247-6088-5 (1-5247-6088-9)

“One of sports’ most storied championship teams gets its proper due” (Tom Verducci) in this definitive history of the 1969 Miracle Mets from the New York Times bestselling author of The Boys of Winter.
“If you want to know what it was like to live and witness a baseball miracle in tumultuous times, this book... Read more

Wherever I Wind Up
Written by R.A. Dickey, Contribution by Wayne Coffey
Plume | Trade Paperback | March 2013
$17.00/23.00(Canada) | 978-0-452-29901-6 (0-452-29901-2)

The perfect gift for baseball fans, now with a new epilogue by author R.A. Dickey, winner of the 2012 Cy Young award. 

"An astounding memoir—haunting and touching, courageous and wise."—Jeremy Schaap, bestselling author, Emmy award-winning journalist, ESPN

In 1996, R.A. Dickey was the Texas Rangers’ much-heralded No. 1 draft choice. Then, a routine... Read more

Above the Line
Written by Urban Meyer and Wayne Coffey
Penguin Books | Trade Paperback | August 2017
$18.00/24.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-98072-9 (1-101-98072-9)

A New York Times Bestseller

Remarkable lessons in leadership and team building from one of the greatest college football coaches of our time

Urban Meyer has established himself as one of the elite in the annals of his sport, having lead his players to three national championships. In Above the Line, he offers readers... Read more

Above the Line
Written by Urban Meyer, Contribution by Wayne Coffey
Penguin Press | Hardcover | October 2015
$27.95/35.95(Canada) | 978-1-101-98070-5 (1-101-98070-2)

Remarkable lessons in leadership and teambuilding from one of the greatest college football coaches of our time

In only thirteen years as a head football coach, first at Bowling Green and then at Utah, Florida, and Ohio State, Urban Meyer has established himself as one of the elite coaches in the annals... Read more