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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

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 spots trivia with this new slam-dunk addition to the very popular Weird but True series! Discover tons more zany fun, fo

A History of American Sports in 100 Objects

A History of American Sports in 100 Objects

What artifact best captures the spirit of American sports? The bat Babe Ruth used to hit his allegedly called shot, or the ball on which Pete Rose wrote, "I'm sorry I bet on baseball"? Could it be Lance Armstrong's red-white-and-blue bike, now tarnis

Big Book of WHY Sports (Sports Illustrated Kids Big Books)

Big Book of WHY Sports (Sports Illustrated Kids Big Books)

Why are three goals called a hat trick? Why is "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" sung during the seventh-inning stretch? Why don't the Cleveland Browns have a logo on their helmet? Why do golf balls have dimples? Why do Olympic swimmers flip when they tu

The Official 365 Sports Facts-A-Year Page-A-Day Calendar 2017

The Official 365 Sports Facts-A-Year Page-A-Day Calendar 2017

The adrenaline-pumping calendar—with 6.2 million copies sold—that gives sports fanatics their daily fix. Each page celebrates amazing plays, fierce rivalries, lively personalities, unbeatable records, and pure sports lore. The Celtics and Suns du

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

Stephen Curry: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Sharpest Shooters

Stephen Curry: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Sharpest Shooters

Learn the Incredible Story of the Golden State Warriors' Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry! Read on your PC, Mac, smartphone, tablet or Kindle device! An Amazon Best Seller, Stephen Curry: The Inspiring Story of One of Basketball's Sharpest Shooters

And Nobody Got Hurt!: The World's Weirdest, Wackiest True Sports Stories

And Nobody Got Hurt!: The World's Weirdest, Wackiest True Sports Stories

Today Show regular Berman showcases the funniest and most amazing stories in the history of sports in this collection taken from his popular TV segments. Illustrations.

The Best American Sports Writing 2016

The Best American Sports Writing 2016

For more than twenty-five years, The Best American Sports Writing has curated the year’s finest sports journalism. Continuing the tradition in a long line of notable guest editors is Rick Telander, acclaimed journalist, author, and champion of the

A Life Well Played: My Stories

A Life Well Played: My Stories

The instant New York Times bestsellerThis book is Palmer’s parting gift to the world -- a treasure trove of entertaining anecdotes and timeless wisdom that readers, golfers and non-golfers alike, will celebrate and cherish. No one has won more fans