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Author: Roseanne Montillo
Release Date: October 17, 2017
The inspiring and irresistible true story of the women who broke barriers and finish-line ribbons in pursuit of Olympic Gold

When Betty Robinson assumed the starting position at the 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam, she was participating in what was only her fourth-ever organized track meet.
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Author: David Gessner
Release Date: June 06, 2017
A story of obsession, glory, and the wild early days of Ultimate Frisbee.

Before he made a name for himself as an acclaimed essayist and nature writer, David Gessner devoted his twenties to a cultish sport called Ultimate Frisbee. Like his teammates and rivals, he trained for countless hours, sacrificing his body and potential career for a chance at fleeting glory without fortune or fame.
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Author: Chipper Jones and Carroll Rogers Walton | Narrator: Mark Deakins and Chipper Jones
Release Date: April 04, 2017
Atlanta Braves third baseman Chipper Jones—one of the greatest switch-hitters in baseball history—shares his remarkable story, while capturing the magic nostalgia that sets baseball apart from every other sport.
 
Before Chipper Jones became an eight-time All-Star who amassed Hall of Fame–worthy statistics during a nineteen-year career with the Atlanta Braves, he was just a country kid from small town Pierson, Florida.
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Author: Marty Appel | Narrator: Marty Appel
Release Date: March 28, 2017
From the New York Times bestselling author of Munson and Pinstripe Empire, Casey Stengel is the definitive biography of baseball's greatest character.

There was nobody like Casey before him, and no one like him since.
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Author: Barry Blanchard | Narrator: Barry Blanchard
Release Date: March 07, 2017
With heart-pounding descriptions of avalanches and treacherous ascents, Barry Blanchard chronicles his transformation from a poor Native American/white kid from the wrong side of the tracks to one of the most respected alpinists in the world. At thirteen, he learned to rappel when he joined the 1292 Lord Strathcone’s Horse Army Cadets.
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Author: Missy Franklin, D.A. Franklin, Daniel Paisner and Dick Franklin | Narrator: Emily Rankin
Release Date: December 06, 2016
What does it take to become a champion. Gold medalist Missy Franklin, along with her parents, D.A. and Dick, tell the inspirational and heartwarming story of how Missy became both a legendary athlete and a happy and confident woman, something they accomplished by doing things their own way and making the right choices for their family.
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Author: Joe Buck | Narrator: Joe Buck
Release Date: November 15, 2016
The announcer of this century's most-watched, historic, Chicago Cubs–winning World Series reveals why he is one lucky bastard.

Sports fans see Joe Buck everywhere. broadcasting one of the biggest games in the NFL every week, calling the World Series every year, announcing the Super Bowl every three years.
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Author: Wayne Gretzky | Narrator: Mike Chamberlain
Release Date: October 18, 2016
“The Great One” weaves memories of his legendary career with an inside look at the sport of professional hockey, and the heroes and stories that inspired him.

From minor-hockey phenomenon to Hall of Fame sensation, Wayne Gretzky rewrote the record books, his accomplishments becoming the stuff of legend.
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Author: Carli Lloyd and Wayne Coffey | Narrator: Lynde Houck and Carli Lloyd
Release Date: September 26, 2016
From the celebrated star of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team, an inspiring, uplifting, and candid memoir of how she got there

In 2015, the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team won its first FIFA championship in sixteen years, culminating in an epic final game that electrified soccer fans around the world.
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Author: Roberto Duran | Narrator: Henry Leyva
Release Date: September 20, 2016
They called him “Manos de Piedra”—Hands of Stone—and he was one of the greatest boxers of all time. Now Roberto Durán tells his unbelievable story. from the streets of Panama to being crowned one of the “Four Kings,” along with Hearns, Leonard, and Hagler, as he blazed a trail through the Golden Age of Boxing.
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ISBN: 9781524752316
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Author: Tom Rinaldi | Narrator: Tom Rinaldi
Release Date: September 06, 2016
A New York Times bestseller

What would you do in the last hour of your life.

 
The story of Welles Crowther, whose actions on 9/11 offer a lasting lesson on character, calling and courage
  
One Sunday morning before church, when Welles Crowther was a young boy, his father gave him a red handkerchief for his back pocket.
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Author: Steve Spurrier and Buddy Martin | Narrator: Tom Stechschulte
Release Date: August 30, 2016
In this New York Times Bestseller, College football's most colorful, endearing, and successful pioneer, Steve Spurrier, shares his story of a life in football -- from growing up in Tennessee to winning the Heisman Trophy to playing and coaching in the pros to leading the Florida Gators to six SEC Championships and a National Championship to elevating the South Carolina program to new heights -- and coaching like nobody else.
$22.50
ISBN: 9781524708764
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