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  • Amir Khan: A Boy from Bolton: My Story

    Press:Bloomsbury UK (July 1, 2007)
    Publication Date:2007-7
    Author:Khan, Amir
    The autobiography of boxing's biggest rising star. Amir Khan is a hard-working, 21st-century hero: a standard bearer for his Pakistani heritage, his Lancashire upbringing and the future of British box
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,Memoirs

  • Al Kaline: The Biography of a Tigers Icon

    Press:Triumph Books; 1st edition (April 1, 2010)
    Author:Hawkins, Jim
    For more than a half century, as a superstar ballplayer, television broadcaster, and front office executive, Al Kaline has personified the Detroit Tigers like no one else. In the Tigers' clubhouse of
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Travel,United States,Midwest

  • PacMan: Behind the Scenes with Manny Pacquiao--the Greatest Pound-for-Pound Fighter in the World

    Press:Da Capo Press (November 2, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Poole, Gary Andrew
    Manny Pacquiao, 31, was recently named “Fighter of the Decade” by the Boxing Writers' Association and is the only fighter ever to capture seven championship belts in seven different wei
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports

  • The U.S. Women's Soccer Team: An American Success Story

    Press:Scarecrow Press (April 26, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Lisi, Clemente Angelo
    On a July afternoon in 1999, this country's proudest moment in soccer occurred in Pasadena, California. In the presence of more than 90,000 fans and viewed by another 40 million watching on televi
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Specific Groups,Women

  • Extraordinary Canadians: Maurice Richard (Extraordinary Canadians (Hardcover))

    Press:Viking; 1St Edition edition (March 8, 2011) Viking Canada
    Publication Date:2011-3-8
    Author:Charles Foran
    Born in 1921 into a working-class family, Maurice Richard came of age as a French Canadian and athlete during an era when the majority population of Quebec slumbered. A proud, reticent man, Richard as
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Ethnic & National,Sports & Outdoors

  • Carl Furillo, Brooklyn Dodgers All-Star

    Press:McFarland (November 18, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Reed, Ted
    History has remembered Carl Furillo as an opponent of Jackie Robinson becoming a member of the Brooklyn Dodgers, despite that being untrue. This biography sets the record straight, while also detailin
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Be Not Afraid: Ben Peyton's Story

    Press:Bayside Books; 1 edition (March 15, 2004)
    Author:Rennebohm, Peter
    Seventeen-year old Ben Peyton has suffered a paralyzing on-ice, hockey injury. Doctors give Ben and his parents little hope of recovery. Against all odds, Ben vows to someday walk again--on his own. T
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Regional U.S.,Midwest,Football

  • Full Court Pressure

    Press:Doubleday; 1st edition (April 1, 1995) Doubleday
    Publication Date:1995-4-1
    Author:Curt Sampson
    A memorable portrait of the 1994 season of the Seattle Sonics basketball team profiles their volatile coach, George Karl, their colorful and talented roster of players, and their battles on and off
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball

  • Don Cherry's Hockey Stories, Part 2

    Press:Doubleday Canada; First Edition edition (October 26, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-10
    Author:Cherry, Don
    You thought you'd read them all, did you? Well, you haven't.Simultaneously loved and loathed, Don Cherry is one of the most talkative and talked-about personalities in hockey today. His more than twen
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • The Official Rangers Hall of Fame

    Press:Headline Book Publishing (January 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2009-8
    Author:Lindsay Herron
    Following strict criteria laid down by Rangers based on talent, length of service, and ambassadorship to the club, here are the top Rangers players of all time. Stretching from the club's inception in
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Basketball

  • Edd Roush: A Biography of the Cincinnati Reds Star

    Press:McFarland; 1St Edition edition (April 25, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Stinson, Mitchell Conrad
    This biography of Edd Roush, the deadball batting king, centers on the events of the 1919 Black Sox World series but covers Roush's life in full. Born in Indiana, Roush would eventually receive two Na
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Patrick Roy: Winning, Nothing Else

    Press:Wiley; 1 edition (October 11, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Roy, Michel
    The bestselling bio of Hall-of-Famer Patrick Roy-now in a highly anticipated English-language edition Since it published in Canada in November 2007, Le Guerrier became an instant hit, quickly selling
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Sam: The One and Only Sam Snead

    Press:Taylor Trade Publishing (November 16, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Barkow, Al
    The sound when Sam Snead hit an iron shot was like the sound of a Rolls Royce door slamming shut. The contact with the ball and the turf - which was absolutely simultaneous - had a rich sound unmatche
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Individual Sports

  • Strokes of Genius (Penguin Sports Library)

    Press:Penguin Books (April 1, 1989)
    Publication Date:1989-4
    Author:Boswell, Thomas
    Boswell, one of America's most acclaimed sports writers, surveys the universe of professional golf, from the major tournaments to the struggles of life on the tour.
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Miscellaneous,Essays

  • The Leaderboard: Conversations on Golf and Life

    Press:Atria Books (March 23, 2010)
    Author:Wade, Don
    Golf legend Amy Alcott talks with twenty-seven celebrated individuals about the one thing they have in common—the game they love. In this entertaining and fascinating collection of candid conver
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Miscellaneous,Essays

  • One-Armed Wonder: Pete Gray, Wartime Baseball, and the American Dream

    Press:McFarland; First Edition edition (March 1, 1995)
    Publication Date:1995-3
    Author:Kashatus, William C.
    In the spring of 1945 Pete Gray, who had lost his right arm in a childhood accident, made his debut with the St. Louis Browns of the American League. Dubbed the "One-Amed Wonder" by sportswrit
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Hockey Night in Canada: The Best of the Best

    Press:Key Porter Books (December 14, 2010)
    Author:Scott Morrison
    A few years ago, Scott Morrison and a panel of experts from CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada started a debate about the best players to wear each number. The result was fascinating and informative &
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Harry the K: The Remarkable Life of Harry Kalas

    Press:Running Press (March 8, 2011)
    Publication Date:2011-3
    Author:Miller, Randy
    To Philadelphia Phillies fans, he was the soundtrack of summer. But beyond his successful broadcasting career, Harry Kalas led an extraordinary personal life. This compelling biography--with over five
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Swimming with Piranhas: Surviving the Politics of Professional Wrestling

    Press:ECW Press (November 1, 2009)
    Author:Brody, Howard T.; Cornette, James E.;
    In this memoir, the former president of the National Wrestling Alliance, Howard Brody gives a first hand account of how he’s been able to survive the world of pro wrestling politics, despite get
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Wrestling,Individual Sports,Memoirs

  • Rey Mysterio: Behind the Mask (WWE)

    Press:Gallery Books (October 26, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-10
    Author:Roberts, Jeremy
    He’s called the human highlight reel of professional wrestling. His high-flying acrobatics have thrilled fans on every continent. He’s been crowned champion of the world’s greatest w
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Wrestling,Individual Sports

  • Sir Bobby Robson

    Press:Orion Publishing (March 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-3
    Author:Harris, Bob
    The best-selling pictorial tribute to one of Britain's great footballing personalities—refreshed, repackaged, and with the last eight pages rewritten to bring the book up to date. Features a
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Football (American)

  • Muhammad Ali: Conversations

    Press:HnL; 1 edition (January 15, 2011)
    Publication Date:2011-1
    Author:Rafiq, Fiaz
    Muhammad Ali is one of the most remarkable sports personalities and celebrities of our time. He is a legend who transcended boxing and rose above all sport. A man of mythic proportions, Ali has been s
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,Miscellaneous,History of Sports

  • Eric Cantona

    Press:Pan Macmillan; Export ed edition (October 21, 2009)
    Publication Date:2009-8-21
    Author:Philippe Auclair
    Many have tried to persuade Eric Cantona to write his autobiography. He never will. Philippe Auclair has interviewed every key player in Cantona's life to produce a biography that reveals, for the fir
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Football (American)

  • Curveball: The Remarkable Story of Toni Stone the First Woman to Play Professional Baseball in the Negro League

    Press:Chicago Review Press; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition (June 1, 2010)
    Author:Ackmann, Martha
    From the time she was a girl growing up in the shadow of Lexington Park in Saint Paul, Minnesota, Toni Stone knew she wanted to play professional baseball. There was only one problem--every card was s
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Ethnic & National,African-American & Black

  • I'd Trade Him Again: On Gretzky, Politics, and the Pursuit of the Perfect Deal

    Press:Key Porter Books, Fenn Publishing; First Edition edition (November 24, 2009)
    Author:Terry McConnell
    Reviled and revered, Peter Pocklington brought the Edmonton Oilers and hockey superstar Wayne Gretzky to Edmonton, before negotiating Gretzky's shocking move to the Los Angeles Kings. His story is one
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Coming Back STRONGER: Unleashing the Hidden Power of Adversity

    Press:Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.; First Edition edition (July 6, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-7
    Author:Brees, Drew; Fabry, Chris; Brunell, Mark
    When a potentially career-ending shoulder injury left quarterback Drew Brees without a team―and facing the daunting task of having to learn to throw a football all over again―coaches aro
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Football,Football (American),Leaders & Notable People,Religious

  • The Great Run: Conquering the Sleeping Dragon Within: Life's Lessons on the Run

    Press:Jonathan Ball Publishing; 2nd Edition edition (October 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2008-9
    Author:Malherbe, Braam
    Everyone said it couldn't be done; even internationally renowned sports scientists such as Dr. Tim Noakes. Certainly no one had done it before, though many had tried: to run the Great Wall of China, e
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • Shattered: Struck Down, But Not Destroyed

    Press:Focus on the Family (May 1, 2010)
    Author:Pastore, Frank; Vaughn, Ellen;
    Like its author, Shattered is “fun, fast, and real” and an intriguing mix of paradoxes. Frank Pastore was a physically awkward kid who became a professional athlete. An okay student who
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Leaders & Notable People,Religious

  • Sir Alf

    Press:HarperSport (May 14, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-5
    Author:McKinstry, Leo
    Since England’s famous 1966 World Cup victory, Alf Ramsey has been regarded as the greatest of all British football managers. By placing Ramsey in an historical context, award-winning author Le
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • The Sixteenth Round: From Number 1 Contender to Number 45472

    Press:Chicago Review Press; 3.2.2011 edition (April 1, 2011) Lawrence Hill Books
    Publication Date:2011-4
    Author:Rubin "Hurricane" Carter
    Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was riding a wave of success. The survivor of a difficult youth, he rose to become a top contender for the middleweight boxing crown. But his career crashed to a halt on May 2
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,Ethnic & National,African-American & Black

  • Carlo Ancelotti: The Beautiful Games of an Ordinary Genius

    Press:Rizzoli; First Edition edition (October 19, 2010) Rizzoli International Publications (6 Sep 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-9-6
    Author:Carlo Ancelotti,Alessandro Alciato
    The entertaining, revealing, and controversial bestselling autobiography of one of the most respected figures in the world of soccer. Carlo Ancelotti is one of only six people to have won the Champion
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Memoirs

  • Doug: The Doug Harvey Story

    Press:Véhicule Press; 1 edition (October 1, 2002)
    Author:Brown, William; Beliveau, Jean;
    A perennial all-star and seven-time winner of the Norris Trophy for best defenseman, Doug Harvey was a cornerstone of the legendary Montreal Canadiens, winners of five consecutive Stanley Cup trophies
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Walk Like You Have Somewhere To Go

    Press:Thomas Nelson; First Edition edition (March 29, 2010)
    Author:O'Neal, Lucille; Samuels, Allison;
    “In Walk Like You Have Somewhere to Go Lucille will take you on a 40-year journey from ‘mental welfare to mental wealth.’ You will laugh—you may cry—and in the process yo
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Deals in Books,Leaders & Notable People,Religious

  • Freddie & Me: Life Lessons from Freddie Bennett, Augusta National's Legendary Caddy Master

    Press:Skyhorse Publishing (April 1, 2011)
    Author:Bowden, Tripp
    Though he was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia, home of fabled Augusta National and The Masters, as a child Tripp Bowden was too young and too removed from the game of golf to realize what Augusta
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Deals in Books

  • Call Me Coach

    Press:Publication Consultants (May 2005)
    Alaska’s Greatest Wrestling Stories. Steve Wolfe, fresh out of college, comes to the little town of Homer, Alaska and begins his wrestling coach career. Homer, Alaska is at the end of the road.
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Wrestling,Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • Ted Williams: A Portrait In Words And Pictures

    Press:Diane Pub Co (May 1991)
    This unique baseball book offers a remarkable collection of original essays, previously unpublished photographs and insightful biography that offers a fascinating portrait of one of the game's greates
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Textbooks

  • Joe Louis: Hard Times Man

    Press:Yale University Press; 2nd Print edition (October 26, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-10
    Author:Roberts, Randy
    Joe Louis defended his heavyweight boxing title an astonishing twenty-five times and reigned as world champion for more than eleven years. He got more column inches of newspaper coverage in the 1930s
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,Ethnic & National,African-American & Black

  • Courage For The Rest Of US: Going From Ordinary to Extraordinary

    Press:Morgan James Publishing (January 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-1
    Author:Eschrich, Jim
    Courage. When that word is uttered, more often than not it’s in connection with heroic deeds involving someone running into a burning building to rescue someone or stepping into the line of fire
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Travelers & Explorers,Self-Help,Motivational

  • Safe at Home: Confessions of a Baseball Fanatic

    Press:It Books (March 30, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Milano, Alyssa
    In Safe at Home, Alyssa Milano—actress, blogger, and the mind behind the bestselling Touch sports-clothing line—tells the story about her lifelong obsession with baseball, revealing what t
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Arts & Literature,Actors & Entertainers

  • Walking with Friends: An Inspirational Year on the PGA Tour

    Press:Gallery Books; Reprint edition (May 16, 2015)
    D.J. Gregory fell in love with golf at the age of twelve, when he first began watching the game on television and attending local tournaments with his dad. But unlike many other golf fans, D.J. never
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Individual Sports

  • Personal Foul: A First-Person Account of the Scandal that Rocked the NBA

    Press:Four Daughters LLC (June 29, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-6
    Author:Donaghy, Tim
    The media has often speculated and sports fans have debated, but until now no one has known the real story. Personal Foul takes an in-depth look at former NBA referee Tim Donaghy and the betting scand
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball

  • Simply Devine : Memoirs of a Hall of Fame Coach (Missouri Edition)

    Press:Sports Publishing LLC (November 1, 2000)
    Dan Devine: Memoirs of a Hall of Fame Coach is the autobiography of the former University of Missouri and Notre Dame head football coach. As head coach at Arizona State, Devine accumulated a 27-3-1 re
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Football,Football (American)

  • Manchester United: The Biography

    Press:Little, Brown (September 3, 2009) little brown
    Publication Date:2010-5
    Author:Jim White
    Manchester United:The Biography will do for the football team what Peter Ackroyd did for London in his huge biog of the same name. The book follows the club's extraordinary journey from its birth in t
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Miscellaneous,History of Sports

  • A Son of the Game

    Press:Algonquin Books; Reprint edition (April 13, 2010)
    Author:Dodson, James
    When acclaimed golf writer James Dodson leaves his home in Maine to revisit Pinehurst, North Carolina, where his father first taught him the game that would shape his life and career, he’s at a
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Parenting & Relationships,Parenting,Parenting Boys,Family Relationships,Fatherhood

  • Michael Owen: The Biography

    Press:John Blake (July 9, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-5
    Author:Derbyshire, Ollie
    A close-up look at one of the world's most gifted strikers, with a global reputation for incisive running, neat play, and deadly finishing
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • Ybor City Chronicles: A Memoir

    Press:University Press of Florida; 1st edition (August 23, 1994)
    Publication Date:1994-8
    Author:Pacheco, Ferdie
    "As anyone knows who tunes him in on national TV as 'The Fight Doctor,' Ferdie Pacheco is a world-class spellbinder.  But catching that verbal magic on a page is a rare gift.  The proof
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Regional U.S.,South,Historical,United States

  • Barilko: Without a Trace

    Press:Key Porter Books, Fenn Publishing (October 1, 2010)
    A poor boy from Northern Ontario who labored at skating, Barilko miraculously found himself playing defense on the hockey team of his dreams — the Toronto Maple Leafs. Through five National Hock
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Other Team Sports

  • Moonfixer: The Basketball Journey of Earl Lloyd (Sports and Entertainment)

    Press:Syracuse University Press (August 19, 2011)
    Publication Date:2010-1
    Author:Kirst, Sean Peter
    In 1950, future Hall of Famer Earl Lloyd became the first African Americanto play in a National Basketball Association game. A warm and graciousman, widely loved and respected, Lloyd has lived what he
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Miscellaneous,History of Sports

  • In Rare Form: A Pictorial History of Baseball Evangelist Billy Sunday

    Press:University Of Iowa Press; 1 edition (October 1, 2005)
    Author:Firstenberger, W. A.
    From 1896 to 1935, the flamboyant and controversial Billy Sunday preached his version of the gospel to millions of people across the nation. In this nontraditional biography of the man regarded by his
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Christian Books & Bibles,Ministry & Evangelism,Evangelism,Leaders & Notable People,Religious

  • Ed Barrow: The Bulldog Who Built the Yankees' First Dynasty

    Press:Bison Books (March 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-3
    Author:Levitt, Daniel R.
    Before the feuding owners turned to Ed Barrow to be general manager in 1920, the Yankees had never won a pennant. They won their first in 1921 and during Barrow’s tenure went on to win thirteen
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Primo Carnera: The Life and Career of the Heavyweight Boxing Champion

    Press:McFarland (December 14, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-12
    Author:Page, Joseph S.
    At over six and a half feet tall and nearly 300 pounds, heavyweight champion Primo Carnera was a giant for his times, but today "the Ambling Alp" is too often written off as an unskilled oaf a
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports

  • Mickey Rourke: Wrestling with Demons

    Press:Transit Publishing, Inc.; 1 edition (November 8, 2010)
    Author:Monetti, Sandro
    This talented but troubled star who first came to fame in '80s hits like 9 1/2 Weeks and Angel Heart, spectacularly fell from grace in an orgy of self-destruction. As an actor, he gained a trouble-mak
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Wrestling,Leaders & Notable People,Rich & Famous,Arts & Literature,Actors & Entertainers

  • The Ovechkin Project: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Hockey's Most Dangerous Player

    Press:Wiley; 1 edition (September 27, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Joyce, Gare
    The behind-the-scenes story of Alexander Ovechkin's phenomenal rise from Russian athletic prodigy to NHL superstarHaving signed the most lucrative contract in NHL history with the Washington Capitals,
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Capello: Portrait of a Winner

    Press:Transworld Publishers (September 1, 2009) Bantam Books (Transworld Publishers a division of the Random House Group)
    Publication Date:2009-9
    Author:Marcotti, Gabriele
    Fabio Capello is a born winner. As a midfielder with Roma, Juventus, and Milan, he won four Italian league championships and two cups, and played for his country 32 times, scoring a goal at Wembley in
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Basketball

  • John Daly: The Biography

    Press:Virgin Books (July 1, 2005)
    Publication Date:2010-3
    Author:Newsham, Gavin
    Legend has it that one of the things you really should see if you're a true golf fan is the swing—the awesome "killer swing"—of John Patrick Daly. Rewind to August 1991 and the USPGA Champio
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Individual Sports

  • Gabby: Confessions of a Hockey Lifer

    Press:Potomac Books; Reprint edition (October 1, 2010)
    Author:Leone, Tim
    Bruce Boudreau is living a hockey Cinderella story. After more than three decades in the minor leagues as a player and coach, he was promoted to head coach of the Washington Capitals in 2007. Boudreau
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Beckham

    Press:Polity; 2 edition (July 23, 2004)
    Publication Date:2004-8
    Author:Cashmore, Ellis
    The Beckham enigma continues. Since the publication of Cashmore's challenging social biography in 2003, the working-class kid from the East London has left Manchester and conquered the world. Undisput
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Leaders & Notable People,Rich & Famous

  • Football—Bloody Hell!: The Biography of Alex Ferguson

    Press:Random House UK; First Edition edition (October 1, 2010) Yellow Jersey
    Publication Date:2010-10-14
    Author:Patrick Barclay
    A warts-and-all assessment of the game's biggest living legend as he approaches retirement, written with unprecedented access to fellow managers, former players, colleagues, and commentators
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Football (American)

  • Football—Bloody Hell!: The Biography of Alex Ferguson

    Press:Random House UK; Airports / Ireland / Export ed edition (September 1, 2011)
    Publication Date:2010-10
    Author:Patrick Barclay
    Britain's most respected sportswriter takes on the greatest football manager of all time.The true biography of Sir Alex Ferguson has yet to be written. Until now. Alex Ferguson is the most fascinating
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • Jews and Baseball: Volume 2, The Post-Greenberg Years, 1949-2008

    Press:McFarland (January 20, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-1
    Author:Boxerman, Burton A.; Boxerman, Benita W.; Kaplan, Ron
    This history follows up on the well-received first volume and traces the arc of Jews in baseball after Hank Greenberg retired in 1948. During this postwar period, Jews saw greater acceptance into the
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Ethnic & National,Jewish

  • A Game of Character: A Family Journey from Chicago's Southside to the Ivy League and Beyond

    Press:Gotham; First Edition edition (April 20, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Robinson, Craig
    The eagerly anticipated inspirational memoir from Michelle Obama's brother, celebrating the extraordinary family members and mentors who have shaped his life When he stepped into history's spotlight
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Ethnic & National,Self-Help,Motivational

  • Are We Winning?: Fathers and Sons in the New Golden Age of Baseball

    Press:Hyperion; 1 edition (May 4, 2010)
    Author:Leitch, Will
    A hilarious tribute to baseball and to the fathers and sons who share the love of the game.Are We Winning is built around a trip to Wrigley Field to watch the St. Louis Cardinals play the Chicago Cubs
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Memoirs

  • Jimmy: The Autobiography of Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink

    Press:HarperSport (July 4, 2011)
    Publication Date:2006-8
    Author:Hasselbaink, Jimmy Floyd
    The fully updated autobiography of football's bling king Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink – the outspoken Dutch goalscorer extraordinaire, and former Leeds, Chelsea and Middlesbrough striker, now playin
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • Are You Kidding Me?: The Story of Rocco Mediate's Extraordinary Battle with Tiger Woods at the US Open

    Press:Back Bay Books; 1 Reprint edition (May 26, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-5
    Author:Mediate, Rocco; Feinstein, John;
    The U.S. Open in June 2008 produced one of the most unexpected, dramatic, and memorable showdowns in golf history. Day after day, Rocco Mediate, a respected journeyman whose career had been dogged by
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Miscellaneous,History of Sports

  • A Woman's Work: Writing Baseball History With Harold Seymour

    Press:McFarland (February 24, 2004)
    Publication Date:2004-2
    Author:Mills, Dorothy
    From 1949 until 1990, Dorothy Jane Mills quietly contributed her research and writing to the first baseball histories ever written by a historian. The wife of historian Harold Seymour, she found herse
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Arts & Literature,Authors

  • Tiger Woods: A Biography, 2nd Edition (Greenwood Biographies)

    Press:Greenwood; 2 edition (May 20, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-5
    Author:Londino, Lawrence J.
    This comprehensive biography of Tiger Woods looks at where he came from, his sports accomplishments and philanthropic efforts, and the effect he has had on sports history, marketing, and broadcasting.
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Golf,Reference,Encyclopedias & Subject Guides,Sports,Miscellaneous,Reference

  • Walking Tall: My Story

    Press:Hodder & Stoughton (September 1, 2007)
    Publication Date:2007-9
    Author:Crouch, Peter
    At six feet, seven inches tall, Peter Crouch stands out in a crowd. But England's hugely popular striker is famous for more than just being the national squad's tallest player in history. He scored 17
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Memoirs

  • My England Years

    Press:Headline (May 28, 2009)
    Publication Date:2009-7
    Author:Charlton, Sir Bobby
    Sir Bobby Charlton is widely acknowledged as the greatest player ever to wear an England shirt. He won a record number of caps and scored a record number of goals. Here, in the second volume of his be
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Basketball

  • Dixie Walker of the Dodgers: The People's Choice (Alabama Fire Ant)

    Press:Fire Ant Books; 1st Edition edition (June 16, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-6
    Author:Allen, Maury; Walker, Susan;
    Fred “Dixie” Walker was a gifted ballplayer from a family of gifted athletes. (His father, uncle, and brother all played major league baseball.) Dixie Walker played in the majors for 18 se
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Historical,United States

  • Frantic Francis: How One Coach's Madness Changed Football

    Press:Bison Books (September 1, 2009)
    Publication Date:2009-9
    Author:Perkins, Brett
    When Francis Schmidt, a bow tie–wearing law school graduate with a bombastic personality, got started as a volunteer high school coach, football still followed Victorian tenets of caution and si
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Football,Football (American),Education & Teaching,Higher & Continuing Education

  • No Baloney: From Peckham to Las Vegas

    Press:Mainstream Publishing; First Edition edition (September 1, 2004) Mainstream Publishing
    Publication Date:2004-9
    Author:Maloney, Frank
    From the streets of Peckham to the neon-lit strip of Las Vegas, Frank Maloney's life has been a roller-coaster ride that even he finds hard to believe at times. The Cockney-born son of Irish parents,
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports

  • Managing My Life: My Autobiography

    Press:Hodder & Stoughton; First Edition edition (December 2001) Hodder & Stoughton
    Publication Date:2001-12
    Author:Alex Ferguson
    Alex Ferguson is an unusually intelligent man with a compelling life story. He runs the Manchester United Football players with a rod of iron, but is universally respected for his managerial style and
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • Bruce Lee: Conversations

    Press:HnL; 1 edition (July 19, 2011)
    Publication Date:2011-7
    Author:Rafiq, Fiaz
    Bruce Lee belongs in the top echelon of influential stars and iconic figures in the world. More than 35 years after his death, he remains a perennial bestseller in video stores, comic book shops, on T
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Martial Arts,Individual Sports,Arts & Literature,Actors & Entertainers

  • Eddie Robinson: ...He Was the Martin Luther King of Football

    Press:Comserv Books (January 4, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-1
    Author:Dressman, Dennis
    <DIV>Eddie Robinson was the head football coach at Grambling State University from 1941 through 1997. Robinson's teams won 408 games, making him the first, and one of only two coaches, to win
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Football,Football (American),Ethnic & National,African-American & Black

  • Hitters, Dancers and Ring Magicians: Seven Boxers of the Golden Age and Their Challengers

    Press:McFarland; 1 edition (November 4, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Nicholson, Kelly Richard
    This volume offers detailed information about the boxers who were active during boxing's "Golden Age," 1890 to 1910, focusing primarily on George "Kid" Lavigne, Bob Fitzsimmons, Barbad
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,History

  • Sonia: My Story

    Press:Penguin Ireland (May 5, 2009)
    Publication Date:2009-6
    Author:O'Sullivan, Sonia
    Sonia O'Sullivan is one of the greatest sporting figures Ireland has ever produced. In a career which saw her competing at the highest international levels for over a decade, she turned in world-class
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • Wilber "Bullet" Rogan and the Kansas City Monarchs

    Press:McFarland (September 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-9
    Author:Dixon, Phil
    Both a biography of Wilber "Bullet" Rogan and a history of his great Kansas City Monarchs teams, 1920-1938, this detailed work pays tribute to a man considered by some to be baseball's greates
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Ethnic & National,African-American & Black

  • Pride and Pinstripes: The Yankees, Mets, and Surviving Life's Challenges

    Press:It Books; Reprint edition (April 1, 2008)
    Publication Date:2008-4
    Author:Stottlemyre, Mel; Harper, John;
    More than a star pitcher and accomplished coach, Mel Stottlemyre has a history that serves as a behind-the-scenes tour of five decades of baseball. From Mickey Mantle and Whitey Ford to Dwight Gooden
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • My Los Angeles in Black and (Almost) White (Sports and Entertainment)

    Press:Syracuse University Press (December 7, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-11
    Author:Furman, Andrew
    Growing up in Los Angeles in the 1980s, roughly half of Furman’s high school basketball teammates lived in the largely Anglo, and increasingly Jewish, San Fernando Valley, while the other half
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Professionals & Academics,Journalists

  • Rockin' Steady: A Guide to Basketball and Cool

    Press:Triumph Books; Reprint edition (October 1, 2010)
    Author:Frazier, Walt; Berkow, Ira; Lane, John
    For millions of basketball fans in the 1970s, Walt "Clyde" Frazier defined the word cool. One of the greatest point guards in NBA history, Clyde guided the New York Knicks to their only two championsh
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Travel,United States,Northeast,Mid Atlantic

  • Official Guide to the Players of the Hockey Hall of Fame

    Press:Firefly Books (September 23, 2010) Firefly Books
    Publication Date:2010-9-23
    Author:Bathgate, Andy; LaFontaine, Pat; Robitaille, Luc
    Detailed profiles of every player in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Induction into the Hockey Hall of Fame is the greatest individual honor that can be bestowed upon a professional hockey player. Since the
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Winter Sports

  • Hockey Hall of Fame Book of Goalies: Profiles, Memorabilia, Essays and Stats

    Press:Firefly Books (October 14, 2010)
    Author:Cameron, Steve; Farber, Michael;
    A celebration of the players who have excelled in the most demanding position in all of sports. Hockey Hall of Fame Book of Goalies features the most distinguished and influential men and women who e
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Miscellaneous,Essays

  • The Prizefighter and the Playwright: Gene Tunney and George Bernard Shaw

    Press:Firefly Books; First Edition, First Printing edition (April 1, 2010)
    Author:Tunney, Jay R.; Newton, Christopher;
    The curious story of the unlikely relationship between a champion boxer and a celebrated man of letters. Gene Tunney, the world heavyweight-boxing champion from 1926 to 1928, seemed an unusual compan
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Ethnic & National,Irish,Individual Sports

  • Geoff Hurst, the Hand of God, and the Biggest Rows in World Football

    Press:HarperCollins UK (February 15, 2010)
    Publication Date:2009-10
    Author:Poll, Graham
    What does Graham Poll, England’s highest profile referee of the last two decades, make of some of the biggest rows in soccer through the years, how and why key decisions were made, and how
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer

  • The Real Mackay: The Dave Mackay Story (Mainstream Sport)

    Press:Mainstream Publishing; New Ed edition (October 1, 2005)
    Publication Date:2005-10
    Author:MacKay, Dave; Knight, Martin; Ferguson, Alex
    The Real Mackay tells the life story of one of soccer's genuine legends, a man whose presence in any team spurred them on to championship-winning form: Dave Mackay. It is the refreshing, honest, and a
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Football (American)

  • Joe Cronin: A Life in Baseball

    Press:University of Nebraska Press; First Edition edition (April 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Armour, Mark L.
    From the sandlots of San Francisco to the power centers of baseball, this book tells the story of Joe Cronin, one of twentieth-century baseball’s major players, both on the field and off.
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Hockey Dad: True Confessions Of A (Crazy) Hockey Parent

    Press:Wiley; 1 edition (September 14, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-9
    Author:McKenzie, Bob
    A revealing look at the good, the bad, and the ugly of minor hockey culture Known as TSN's "Hockey Insider," Canada's Bob McKenzie is synonymous with the sport and one of its most respected analysts.
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Humor & Entertainment,Humor,Sports

  • Heart of A Lion- The Life, Death And Legacy Of Hank Gathers

    Press:Morning Star Books (February 5, 2010)
    On March 4th, 1990 Hank Gathers, the leading candidate for college basketball's player of the year award, fell to the court at Gersten Pavilion on the campus of Loyola Marymount University in Los Ange
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Basketball,Sports & Outdoors

  • Rooney: A Sporting Life

    Press:University of Nebraska Press; First Edition edition (April 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Ruck, Rob; Jones Patterson, Maggie; Weber, Michael P.
    Born to an Irish Catholic working-class family on the Northside of Pittsburgh, Art Rooney (1901–88) dabbled in semipro baseball and boxing before discovering that his real talent lay not in play
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Football,Football (American),Professionals & Academics,Business

  • Pie Traynor: A Baseball Biography

    Press:McFarland (January 18, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-1
    Author:Forr, James; Proctor, David;
    A Baseball Hall of Famer as of 1948, Pie Traynor was the face of Pittsburgh baseball during the twenties and thirties, when the Pirates were a perennial pennant contender. (They won the Series in 1925
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball

  • Rumble Road: Untold Stories from Outside the Ring (WWE)

    Press:World Wrestling Entertainment (July 20, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-7
    Author:Robinson, Jon
    If you think all the WWE drama unfolds inside the ring, then think again...All-new road trip stories from: Christian, Chris Jericho, Shelton Benjamin, Randy Orton, Ted DiBiase, R-Truth, Chavo Guerrero
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Wrestling,Individual Sports,Memoirs

  • Beyond the Boot Camps

    Press:Orion Publishing (September 18, 2008) Orion
    Publication Date:2009
    Author:Steve Claridge
    From selling fruit and vegetables out of his car trunk after training, to life under lower division eccentrics such as John Beck and Barry Fry, Tales From the Boot Camps was Steve Claridge's huge
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Basketball

  • Sliding Billy Hamilton: The Life and Times of Baseball's First Great Leadoff Hitter

    Press:McFarland (December 4, 2009)
    Publication Date:2009-12
    Author:Kerr, Roy
    Billy Hamilton, whose major league career spanned 1888-1901, holds the all-time record for runs scored in a season (196 in 129 games), number of consecutive games scoring a run (24), and career runs s
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Textbooks

  • Great Athletes

    Press:Salem Pr Inc; Revised edition (February 2002)
    Book by
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • I'd Trade Him Again: On Gretzky, Politics, and the Pursuit of the Perfect Deal

    Press:Key Porter Books, Fenn Publishing (April 12, 2011)
    As one of Canada’s foremost captains of industry, Peter Pocklington is both revered and reviled — depending on whom (and where) you ask. The one thing for sure is that Pocklington has never
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Hockey,Other Team Sports

  • Major League Bride: An Inside Look at Life Outside the Ballpark

    Press:McFarland (January 11, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-2
    Author:Lockwood, Kathleen
    "My day-to-day existence," writes Kathleen Lockwood, "rested on the ability of my husband to throw a tiny leather ball over ninety-five miles an hour past a large wooden bat." If that
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Baseball,Textbooks

  • Beyond the Boot Camps

    Press:Orion Publishing (May 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2008-9
    Author:Claridge, Steve
    From selling fruit and vegetables out of his car trunk after training, to life under lower division eccentrics such as John Beck and Barry Fry, Tales From the Boot Camps was Steve Claridge's huge
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Basketball

  • Bareknuckle: Memoirs of the Undefeated Champion

    Press:The Overlook Press; 1 edition (August 30, 2011)
    Author:Gormon, Bartley; Walsh, Peter;
    Born into a community of Irish travelers, Bartley Gorman is known as one of the greatest bare-knuckle fighters of all time. Through Gorman1s memoirs the reader gets a front row view of the punches exc
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Ethnic & National,Irish,Individual Sports

  • Spymom: The True Story of a Soccer Mom Turned Private Eye

    Press:GuidepostsBooks; 1 edition (April 1, 2010)
    Publication Date:2010-4
    Author:Agosta, Val; Axelrod, Dee; Quintana, Christine Agosta
    A breast cancer diagnosis at age forty-six inspired a churchgoing suburban soccer mom to make her biggest dream come true: becoming a real-life Nancy Drew. Until her diagnosis, few knew how passionat
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Soccer,Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors

  • Michael Watson's Story

    Press:Sphere (July 7, 2005)
    Publication Date:2005-7
    Author:Watson, Michael
    This is the autobiography of Michael Watson, the former Commonwealth Middleweight champion, whose career was tragically cut short. In 1991 he had a world title fight with Chris Eubank - the people's c
    Biographies & Memoirs,Sports & Outdoors,Boxing, Wrestling & MMA,Boxing,Individual Sports,Medical Books,Medicine,Internal Medicine,Neurology

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