Sport

Excerpt: The Closer by Jason Smith

Bawdy and brawling, comical and crude, The Closer offers a gritty, uncensored glimpse into the grind of professional baseball.

2 months ago

Shadowboxing by Steven Laffoley

Before Muhammad Ali and Joe Louis, before Sugar Ray Robinson and Jack Johnson, before Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Sugar Ray…

3 months ago

On Account of Darkness: Shining Light on Race and Sport By Ian Kennedy

Combining tales of personal triumph with sports history and social commentary, On Account of Darkness examines systemic racism and ambivalent…

3 months ago

Skiing With Henry Knox by Sam Brakeley

Skiing With Henry Knox represents a bit of a departure for Islandport Press of Maine. This book is not written…

2 years ago

No Girls Allowed by Natalie Corbett Sampson

No Girls Allowed, by Natalie Corbett Sampson, follows ten-year-old Tina Marie Forbes and her family as they fight for her…

3 years ago

NOlympians: Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond by Jules Boykoff

NOlympians: Inside the Fight Against Capitalist Mega-Sports in Los Angeles, Tokyo and Beyond investigates the intersection of the global rise…

3 years ago

Game Misconduct by Nathan Kalman-Lamb

don't consider myself much of a sports fan these days. I grew up on hockey; there were only the original…

5 years ago

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