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Age Is Just a Number: Achieve Your Dreams at Any Stage in Your Life
by Dana Torres Details
From legendary Olympic gold medalist Torres comes a motivational, inspirational memoir about staying fit, aging gracefully, and pursuing one's dreams.
In the Water They Can't See You cry : a Memoir
by Amanda Beard Details
In this candid and ultimately uplifting memoir, Olympic medalist Amanda Beard reveals the truth about coming of age in the spotlight, the demons she battled along the way, and the newfound happiness that has proved to be her greatest victory.
Million Dollar Arm : Sometimes to Win, You Have to Change the Game
by J. B. Bernstein Details
Million Dollar Arm is the memoir of a successful sports agent who went to India to run a televised pitching contest, teach the winners about baseball, and get them recruited by Major League Baseball--changing forever the lives of two young men and their families back home, as well as his own.
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by Andre Agassi Details
From Andre Agassi, one of the most beloved athletes in history and one of the most gifted men ever to step onto a tennis court, a beautiful, haunting autobiography.
The Closer
by Mariano Rivera Details
The nineteen-year veteran pitcher for the New York Yankees describes his life, discussing the difficulties in being a Latino baseball player in the U.S., how he keeps his Christian values in professional sports, and his championships and rivalries.
Updated 04/30/2015

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