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Weird but True Sports: 300 Wacky Facts About Awesome Athletics

Weird but True Sports: 300 Wacky Facts About Awesome Athletics

Get ready for the Olympics! Everything has its weird side--even sports! Add wacky stats, facts, and stories to your arsenal of sports trivia with this new slam-dunk addition to the very popular Weird but True series! Discover tons more zany fun, foc

Scholastic Year in Sports 2017

Scholastic Year in Sports 2017

For sports fans everywhere! The 2017 edition of Year in Sports features full-color action photographs throughout, completely updated facts and stats, and a colorful interior design. Featuring info about all of the top athletes, championships, and leg

The Champion's Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train, and Thrive

The Champion's Mind: How Great Athletes Think, Train, and Thrive

Even among the most elite performers, certain athletes stand out as a cut above the rest, able to outperform in clutch, game-deciding moments. These athletes prove that raw athletic ability doesn't necessarily translate to a superior on-field experie

Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars

Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars

Discover the inspirational real-life stories of superstar athletes like LeBron James, Stephen Curry, Tim Howard, and more! "Packs a powerful message—perseverance and passion pay off. Even non-sports fans will cheer for superstars like LeBron James

TIME For Kids Book of Why: Amazing Sports and Science

TIME For Kids Book of Why: Amazing Sports and Science

TIME for Kids The BIG Book of Why: Sports and Science answers the why, what, when, where, who and how questions that kids commonly ask, but adults can rarely answer. Why does a curve ball curve? Why does a Super Ball bounce so high? How can David Bec

The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance

The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance

The New York Times bestseller – with a new afterword about early specialization in youth sports.The debate is as old as physical competition. Are stars like Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps, and Serena Williams genetic freaks put on Earth to dominate the

The Sports Bucket List: 101 Sights Every Fan Has to See Before the Clock Runs Out

The Sports Bucket List: 101 Sights Every Fan Has to See Before the Clock Runs Out

For every dedicated sports fan, a unique lifetime list of the 101 most important games, matches, venues, and events around the world, illustrated with color photographs and collated by a pair of Sports Illustrated veterans.For more than twenty years,

Sports Illustrated North Carolina 2016-17 National Champions Special Commemorative Issue: Heels: Return, Redemption, Ring

Sports Illustrated North Carolina 2016-17 National Champions Special Commemorative Issue: Heels: Return, Redemption, Ring

Only eight Division I basketball teams have followed an appearance in the national title game with another one a year later. It's unlikely that any of them endured the sort of torment that befell the North Carolina Tar Heels, whose championship aspir

Big Book of Who: Baseball: The 101 Stars Every Fan Needs to Know (Sports Illustrated Kids)

Big Book of Who: Baseball: The 101 Stars Every Fan Needs to Know (Sports Illustrated Kids)

Batter up! Who was the last player to hit .400? What shortstop began each season with a backflip? Which pitcher has won the most Cy Young Awards? Find out the answers to those questions and many more in Big Book of Who: Baseball, a collection of the

A History of American Sports in 100 Objects

A History of American Sports in 100 Objects

Beautifully designed and carefully curated, a fascinating collection of the things that shaped the way we live and play in AmericaWhat artifact best captures the spirit of American sports? The bat Babe Ruth used to hit his allegedly called shot, or t