General Sports

BARN: BOB BAFFERT AND THE QUEST FOR THE NEXT TRIPLE CROWN

Written by Israel, David
The behind-the-scenes story of horse racing's greatest trainer, Bob Baffert, the barn he founded, and the endless quest to train another Triple Crown winner.
May 1, 2018 | Hardcover | Dutton Books | 320 Pages |
$28.00

SMART BASEBALL: WHY PITCHING WINS ARE FOR LOSERS, BATTING AVERAGE IS FOR SUCKERS, AND SAVES DON'T MEAN S***

Written by Law, Keith
Predictably Irrational meets Moneyball in ESPN veteran writer and statistical analyst Keith Law's iconoclastic look at the numbers game of baseball, proving why some of the most trusted stats are surprisingly wrong, explaining what numbers actually work, and exploring what the rise of Big Data means for the future of the sport.
April 25, 2017 | Hardcover | William Morrow & Company | 304 Pages |
$27.99

BRUCE LEE THE TAO OF GUNG FU: COMMENTARIES ON THE CHINESE MARTIAL ARTS

Written by Lee, Bruce
In the months leading up to his death, Bruce Lee was working on this definitive study of the Chinese martial arts--collectively known as Kung Fu or Gung Fu.
November 1, 2016 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 200 Pages |
$12.95

SECRETS OF THE SAMURAI: THE MARTIAL ARTS OF FEUDAL JAPAN

Written by Westbrook, Adele
Secrets of the Samurai is the definitive study of the martial arts of feudal Japan, explaining in detail the weapons, techniques, strategies, and principles of combat that made the Japanese warrior a formidable foe. The work begins with a panoramic survey of the tumultuous early struggles of warlords contending for political ascendancy then outlines the relentless progression of
August 9, 2016 | Paperback | Tuttle Publishing | 400 Pages |
$19.95
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OFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE FIFA WORLD CUP

Written by Fifa World Football Museum
A revised and updated edition of the only history of soccer officially licensed by FIFA!
September 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Carlton Books | 320 Pages |
$39.95
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TOUGH LUCK: SID LUCKMAN, MURDER, INC., AND THE RISE OF THE MODERN NFL

Written by Rosen, R D
In the long annals of sports and crime, no story compares to the one that engulfed the Luckman family in 1935. As 18-year-old Sid Luckman made headlines across New York City for his high school football exploits at Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn, his father, Meyer Luckman, was making headlines in the same papers for a very different reason: the gangland murder of his own brother-in-law.
September 3, 2019 | Hardcover | Atlantic Monthly Press | 336 Pages |
$27.00
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BELICHICK: THE MAKING OF THE GREATEST FOOTBALL COACH OF ALL TIME

Written by O'Connor, Ian
The definitive biography of the NFL's most enigmatic, controversial, and yet successful coach
September 10, 2019 | PB | Mariner Books |
$16.99
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BEST AMERICAN SPORTS WRITING 2019

The latest addition to the acclaimed series showcasing the best sports writing from the past year
October 1, 2019 | PB | Mariner Books |
$15.99
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PEOPLE'S TEAM: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE GREEN BAY PACKERS

Written by Beech, Mark
The definitive, lavishly illustrated history of the Green Bay Packers, commemorating the team's 100-year anniversaryNot only are the Packers the only fan-owned team in any of North America's major pro sports leagues, but Green Bay--population 104,057--is also the smallest city with a big-time franchise.
October 8, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin | 416 Pages |
$35.00
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BILLION DOLLAR FANTASY: THE HIGH-STAKES GAME BETWEEN FANDUEL AND DRAFTKINGS THAT UPENDED SPORTS IN AMERICA

Written by Chen, Albert
APPLE BEST BOOK OF THE MONTH SELECTION
September 10, 2019 | Hardcover | Houghton Mifflin |
$27.00

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