Here is our latest selection of books about sport and outdoor activity. There's something for everyone in this box! This pack consists of the following 20 books:
9781447203681 Into Thin Air - The must-read classic by Jon Krakauer based on his own experience climbing Everest during a killer storm.
9781743464830Great Ashes Moments
9780733638350Professional Bull Riders of Australia: All your favourite riders
9781610396936Icefall Adventures at the Wild Edges of Our Danger
9781473657618Managing My Life: My Autobiography: The first book by the legendary Manchester United manager
9780330371896Muhammed Ali King of the World
9781742579771A Short History of Golf
9780008240097Unconquerable: The Invictus Spirit
9781409144038Mountain: A Life on the Rocks
9780553447484One Breath Freediving
9781848316515First 20 Minutes
9781600788383The Runners Bucket List 200 Races to Run Before You Die
9780306822827White Eskimo Knud Rasmussens Fearless Journey into the Heart of the Arctic
9781629370217The Race Within Passion
9780733338465Tea and Scotch with Bradman
This box has everything. It will hit a six, get a hole in one and smash an ace.
Liesel Jones' memoir Body Lengths is a fascinating read for those that following swimming and those that don't. A relatable story that details the highs and lows of being a sporting superstar from a young age.
Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer is a thrilling tale about climbing Mount Everest that has become THE book about outdoor adventuring. Krakauer has a way with words that puts you in the middle of a scary situation.
Roland Perry's Tea and Scotch with Bradman is a must for Cricket fans. Perry details his years-long conversations with Donald Bradman that show Bradman to be more than a great sportsman, but a great thinker and human being.
You will find yourself gasping for air reading One Breath by Adam Skolnick about Nick Mevoli, a star freediver. You will learn so much about the sport but also about the body in water and its limitations.
There are possibly no greater athletes on earth than triathletes and The Race Within by Jim Gourley details the Hawaiian Ultraman, its director and competitors up until the 2013 event. A nail-biting story that will have you amazed by what these people do.
Elisa, Book Grocer