Sports & Adventure

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  1. Book ImageChampions Way: Football, Florida, and the Lost Soul of College Sports

    Mike McIntire

    A searing exposé of how the multibillion dollar college sports empire fails universities, students, and athletes.More

  2. Book ImageThe Arena: Inside the Tailgating, Ticket-Scalping, Mascot-Racing, Dubiously Funded, and Possibly Haunted Monuments of American Sport

    Rafi Kohan

    Riotous fan behavior, behind-the-scenes machinations, and madcap histories dominate in this unrivaled exploration of the modern American sports stadium.More

  3. Book ImageContinental Divide: A History of American Mountaineering

    Maurice Isserman

    “Essential reading for anyone with a connection to mountains.” —Conrad AnkerMore

  4. Book ImageDeep Survival: Who Lives, Who Dies, and Why

    Laurence Gonzales

    “Unique among survival books . . . stunning . . . enthralling. Deep Survival makes compelling, and chilling, reading.”—Denver PostMore

  5. Book ImageApproaching Ali: A Reclamation in Three Acts

    Davis Miller

    The single most intimate look at Muhammad Ali’s retirement, told through the story of an unexpected, powerful and life-changing friendshipMore

  6. Book ImageThe Games: A Global History of the Olympics

    David Goldblatt

    The definitive sports and social history of the modern Olympic games—by a New York Times best-selling sportswriter.

    A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016
    A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of 2016More

  7. Book ImageThe Dad Report: Fathers, Sons, and Baseball Families

    Kevin Cook

    An unforgettable look at how baseball families share our national pastime.More

  8. Book ImageThis Road I Ride: Sometimes It Takes Losing Everything to Find Yourself

    Juliana Buhring

    This Road I Ride is the remarkable story of one woman’s solo journey around the world by bicycle.More

  9. Book ImageThe Fall Line: America's Rise to Ski Racing's Summit

    Nathaniel Vinton

    “Great sports writing. . . . [Vinton] is taking us inside a world few ever visit.”—James Hill, Washington PostMore

  10. Book ImageBoy on Ice: The Life and Death of Derek Boogaard

    John Branch

    “Shows us, in tender detail, a life consumed by our unholy appetites.”—Steve Almond, New York Times Book ReviewMore

  11. Book ImageClub Soccer 101: The Essential Guide to the Stars, Stats, and Stories of 101 of the Greatest Teams in the World

    Luke Dempsey

    Everything any fan needs to know.More

  12. Book ImageExplorer's Guide 50 More Hikes in New Hampshire: Day Hikes and Backpacking Trips from Mount Monadnock to Mount Magalloway

    Daniel Doan, Ruth Doan MacDougall

    Enjoy great hikes from New Hampshire's seacoast to the Canadian border.More

  13. Book ImageExplorer's Guide 50 Best Hikes in New England: Day Hikes from the Forested Lowlands to the White Mountains, Green Mountains, and more

    Marty Basch

    No matter where you are in the great Northeast, there are bound to be excellent walking trails.More

  14. Book ImageExplorer's Guide 50 Hikes in Michigan: Sixty Walks, Day Trips, and Backpacks in the Lower Peninsula

    Jim DuFresne

    Third Edition

    In the this completely revised third edition of the classic hiking guide to Michigan’s Lower Peninsula, noted outdoor writer Jim DuFresne leads hikers on sixty hikes through the state’s unequaled system of national and state parks, natural areas, and wilderness tracts, where the scenery and trails are as varied as anywhere in the country.More

  15. Book ImageExplorer's Guide 50 Hikes in New Jersey: Walks, Hikes, and Backpacking Trips from the Kittatinnies to Cape May

    New York-New Jersey Trail Conference

    Fourth Edition

    This completely updated treasury of trails takes you to the best wild places in the Garden State.More

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