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Wayne Coffey

Wayne Coffey is an award-winning sportswriter for the New York Daily News and the author of Winning Sounds Like This, among other books. He lives in the Hudson Valley region of New York.

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The Boys of Winter
Written by Wayne Coffey, Foreword by Jim Craig
Broadway Books | Trade Paperback | October 2005
$15.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-4766-6 (1-4000-4766-8)

The Story of the Greatest Sports Moment of the Twentieth Century

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 coach, and they engineered what Sports Illustrated called the greatest sports moment of the twentieth century. Their... Read more

They Said It Couldn't Be Done
Written by Wayne Coffey
Crown Archetype | Hardcover | March 26, 2019
$28.00/37.00(Canada) | 978-1-5247-6088-5 (1-5247-6088-9)

The story of the 1969 Miracle Mets, unlikely world champions against the backdrop of the space race and Vietnam, on the 50th anniversary of their Cinderella season

In 1962, the New York Mets spent their first year in existence racking up the worst record in baseball history. Things scarcely got any better... 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
$17.00/23.00(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