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Sports & Recreation - Olympics & Paralympics
Author: Daniel Paisner, Missy Franklin, Dick Franklin and D.A. 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 ac...
Author: Andy Bull | Narrator: Eric Meyers
Release Date: October 20, 2015
A story of risk, adventure, and daring as four American bobsledders race for the gold in the most dangerous competition in Olympic history.   In the 1930s, as the world hurtled toward war, speed was all the rage. Bobsledding, the fastest and mos...
Author: David Thomas and Mark Schultz | Narrator: Stephen Mendel
Release Date: November 18, 2014
The riveting true story—soon to be the subject of a high-profile film—of Olympic wrestling gold medal-winning brothers Mark Schultz and Dave Schultz and their fatal relationship with the eccentric John du Pont, heir to the du Pont dynasty...
The Boys in the Boat Cover
Author: Daniel James Brown | Narrator: Edward Herrmann
Release Date: June 04, 2013
The #1 New York Times–bestselling story about American Olympic triumph in Nazi Germany, the inspiration for the PBS documentary The Boys of '36, broadcast to coincide with the 2016 Summer Olympics and the 80th anniversary of the boys' gold...
The Boys in the Boat Cover
Author: Elizabeth Weil and Dara Torres | Narrator: Rebecca Lowman
Release Date: April 07, 2009
From legendary Olympic gold medalist Dara Torres comes a motivational, inspirational memoir about staying fit, aging gracefully, and pursuing your dreams.Dara Torres captured the hearts and minds of Americans of all ages when she launched her Olympic...