Show Results For

    How To Catch a Cricket Match

    How do you deliver a 'googly' or make chin music? What are a beamer, a flipper, a corker, and a jaffa??What do a bunny, a cherry, a dolly and a royal golden duck have to do with sports? Readers will?discover the answers to these questions and learn much more about the noble sport of cricket in this entertaining and enlightening book. Written?by a passionate player and cricket-watcher, the book traces the sport from?the author's?cricketing childhood in England to a seat on the bank at the 2006 match between the Black Caps and the Windies at the Basin Reserve.


    Soul Surfer: a True Story of Faith, Family, And Fighting To Get Back on the Board

    Bethany Hamilton, a teenage surfer lost her arm in a shark attack off the coast of Kauai, Hawaii. Not even the loss of her arm keeps her from returning to surfing, the sport she loves.


    The Teammates: a Portrait of a Friendship

    bA New York Times Bestseller /b P IThe Teammates /I is the profoundly human story of Dominic DiMaggio, Johnny Pesky, Bobby Doerr and Ted Williams, four great ballplayers who have made the passage from sports icons -- when they were young and seemingly indestructible -- to men dealing with the vulnerabilities of growing older. It is also the story of two trips: one to see a beloved teammate who is dying and the other a flight back in time. At the core of the book is the friendship o these four very different but extraordinary men, key players in a remarkable Boston Red Sox team, who stayed close to each other for more than sixty years.


    Please wait loading..