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  • Sooley

    The New Blockbuster Novel From Bestselling Author John Grisham

    by John Grisham

    'A master of plotting and pacing' - New York Times**'With every new book I appreciate John Grisham a little more, for his compassion for the underdog, and his willingness to strike out in new directions' - Entertainment WeeklyONE MAN. ONE HOPE. ONCE CHANCE TO BECOME A LEGEND.**ONE MANSeventeen-year-old Samuel Sooleyman comes from a village in South Sudan, a war-torn country where one third of the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Able

    Gold Medals, Grand Slams and Smashing Glass Ceilings

    by Dylan Alcott

    The incredible life of an astonishing athlete and now disability advocate - fully updated'His characteristic enthusiasm and distinctive voice leap from the pages.' The AgeDylan Alcott is the Australian tennis star we always wanted.' Herald Sun'He'll be seen and heard for generations to come, inspiring all along the way. His ride ... a non-stop thriller.' Fox SportsDylan Alc... ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • 201 Drills for Coaching Youth Basketball

    by Kevin Sivils

    Coaching Youth Basketball is challenging in many ways for the adults who undertake the task. While many club and youth league coaches have a good understanding of how to play the game of basketball, these same coaches often struggle to find ways to teach the skills, tactics and strategies need to have success in the sport of basketball.201 Drills for Youth Basketball provides the solution to this ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Book of Basketball

    The NBA According to The Sports Guy

    by Bill Simmons and 1 more

    NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The NBA according to The Sports Guy—now updated with fresh takes on LeBron, the Celtics, and more!Foreword by Malcom Gladwell • “The work of a true fan . . . it might just represent the next phase of sports commentary.”—The AtlanticBill Simmons, the wildly opinionated and thoroughly entertaining basketball addict known to millions as ESPN’s The Sports Guy, has written ... Read more

    $11.54 AUD

  • Relentless

    From Good to Great to Unstoppable

    by Tim S. Grover and 1 more

    series Tim Grover Winning Series
    For more than two decades, legendary trainer Tim Grover has taken the greats—Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, Dwyane Wade, and hundreds of relentless competitors in sports, business, and every walk of life—and made them greater. Now, for the first time ever, he reveals what it takes to achieve total mental and physical dominance, showing you how to be relentless and achieve whatever you desire.Direct, ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Michael Jordan

    The Life

    by Roland Lazenby

    The definitive biography of a legendary athlete.The Shrug. The Shot. The Flu Game. Michael Jordan is responsible for sublime moments so ingrained in sports history that they have their own names. When most people think of him, they think of his beautiful shots with the game on the line, his body totally in sync with the ball -- hitting nothing but net.But for all his greatness, this scion of a ... Read more

    $24.99 AUD

  • Dream Team: How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever

    How Michael, Magic, Larry, Charles, and the Greatest Team of All Time Conquered the World and Changed the Game of Basketball Forever

    by Jack McCallum

    They were the Beatles of basketball, the Mercury Seven in sneakers.In Dream Team, acclaimed sports journalist Jack McCallum delivers the untold story of the greatest team ever assembled: the 1992 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team that captivated the world, kindled the hoop dreams of countless children around the planet, and remade the NBA into a global sensation.As a senior staff writer for ... Read more

    $12.97 AUD

  • When the Game Was Ours

    by Larry Bird and 2 more

    From the moment these two players took the court on opposing sides, they engaged in a fierce physical and psychological battle. Their uncommonly competitive relationship came to symbolize the most compelling rivalry in the NBA. These were the basketball epics of the 1980s — Celtics vs Lakers, East vs West, physical vs finesse, Old School vs Showtime, even white vs black. Each pushed the other to ... Read more

    $16.27 AUD

  • Mind Gym : An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence: An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence

    An Athlete's Guide to Inner Excellence

    by Gary Mack and 1 more

    Drawing on his work with some of the top teams in professional sports, noted sport psychology consultant Gary Mack shares with you the same techniques and exercises he uses to help elite athletes build mental "muscle." These 40 accessible lessons and inspirational anecdotes will help you gain the "head edge" over the competition. ... Read more

    $20.56 AUD

  • The Mamba Mentality

    How I Play

    by Kobe Bryant and 3 more

    The Mamba Mentality: How I Play is Kobe Bryant’s personal perspective of his life and career on the basketball court and his exceptional, insightful style of playing the game—a fitting legacy from the late Los Angeles Laker superstar.In the wake of his retirement from professional basketball, Kobe “The Black Mamba” Bryant decided to share his vast knowledge and understanding of the game to take ... Read more

    $30.13 AUD

  • More Than a Game

    by Phil Jackson and 1 more

    More than a Game covers the years that follow the one featured in the ESPN documentary series "The Last Dance."After leaving the Bulls at the end of the 1997-1998 season—the year featured in the new ESPN documentary series "The Last Dance"—Phil Jackson had one year off and started to write this book—together with his old friend, fellow player and coach, the basketball novelist Charley Rosen. Then ... Read more

    $30.68 AUD

  • The Jordan Rules

    The Inside Story of Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls

    by Sam Smith

    The New York Times Bestseller, updated With a New IntroductionThis is the 20th anniversary of the explosive bestseller that changed the way the world viewed one of the greatest athletes in history, revealing for the first time Michael Jordan's relentless drive to win anything and everything, at any cost. NBA Hall of Fame columnist Sam Smith had unlimited access to the team and its players during ... Read more

    $12.53 AUD

  • Showboat

    The Life of Kobe Bryant

    by Roland Lazenby

    Shortlisted for the 2017 Cross Sports Book Awards Best Biography of the YearBryant is one of basketball's greatest-ever players, a fascinating and complicated character who says he knew when he was a boy that he would be better than Michael Jordan.Aloof and uncompromising, Bryant is the grand enigma of American professional basketball, easily the most driven player in the... ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • My Life

    by Earvin "Magic" Johnson and 1 more

    My Life is the inspirational autobiography of Magic, the top-class athlete whose astonishing career is already a legend. He reflects on his boyhood in Michigan, his college career, his meteoric rise to basketball fame, the women he has met along the way and his most recent triumphs in the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona with the larger-than-life 'Dream Team'.My Life is the deeply personal account of ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • Loose Balls

    Easy Money, Hard Fouls, Cheap Laughs, and True Love in the NBA

    by Jayson Williams

    The first candid report from a land of fragile egos, available women, unexpected tenderness, intramural fistfights, colossal partying, bizarre humor, inconceivable riches, and desperate competition, Loose Balls does for roundball what Ball Four did for hardball. From revelations about the meanest, softest, and smelliest players in the league, to Williams’s early days as a “young man with a lot of ... Read more

    $10.11 AUD

  • The Art of a Beautiful Game

    The Thinking Fan's Tour of the NBA

    by Chris Ballard

    In The Art of a Beautiful Game, Chris Ballard, the award-winning Sports Illustrated writer who has covered the NBA for the past decade, goes behind the scenes to examine basketball in ways that will surprise even die-hard fans. An inveterate hoops junkie who played some college ball, Ballard sits down with the NBA's most passionate, cerebral players to find out their tricks of the trade and to ... Read more

    $17.99 AUD

  • Only the Strong Survive

    Allen Iverson & Hip-Hop American Dream

    by Larry Platt

    Part sports star, part antihero, part hip-hop icon, Allen Iverson has managed to cross over into the mainstream of American culture -- without compromise. Defiantly tattooed, with his hair in cornrows, the six-foot Philadelphia 76ers point guard is one of the most recognizable and controversial stars of the sports world. His meteoric rise from a troubled childhood in the ghetto to NBA superstardom ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Playing for Keeps

    Michael Jordan and the World He Made

    by David Halberstam

    The Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist looks at the life and times of the Chicago Bulls superstar— “The best Jordan book so far” (The Washington Post).One of sport’s biggest superstars, Michael Jordan is more than an internationally renowned athlete. As illuminated through David Halberstam’s trademark balance of impeccable research and fascinating storytelling, Jordan symbolizes the apex of the ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Leap

    Making the jump to take netball to the top of the world

    by Geva Mentor

    An inspiring memoir by England netball star and Commonwealth Games gold medallist Geva Mentor.****Includes an exclusive 15% discount code for Gilbert Netball**Geva Mentor is the best netballer in the world. In her honest, open and inspiring autobiography, Leap, she sheds light on her journey to the top.**As a child Geva was a naturally gifted athlete, standing out at 5'10" at the age of twelve. ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Seven Seconds or Less

    My Season on the Bench with the Runnin' and Gunnin' Phoenix Suns

    by Jack McCallum

    In Seven Seconds or Less, Sports Illustrated's chief NBA writer, Jack McCallum, gets in the paint with the Phoenix Suns and takes a season-long look at the NBA's most exciting and controversial team.A few weeks before the 2005-2006 NBA training camps began, Jack McCallum called the Phoenix Suns ace director of public relations to propose a story idea for Sports Illustrated. He would spend the ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • MIKE's FREE "Scary" Sports Comics

    Volume 5

    by MIKE - aka Mike Raffone

    series MIKE's FREE Sports Comic Book Series
    This FREE comic book isn’t intended to scare sports fans.However, "Scary" Sports Comics - Volume 5 in my FREE sports comic book series – is a collection of figuratively frightening sports comics meant to entertain sports fans of all ages."Scary" Sports Comics highlights and sometimes lampoons the eerie expressions, creepy nicknames, ghostly references, frightening athletes, intimidating teams and ... Read more

    Free

  • Boys Among Men

    How the Prep-to-Pro Generation Redefined the NBA and Sparked a Basketball Revolution

    by Jonathan Abrams

    The definitive, never-before-told story of the prep-to-pro generation, those basketball prodigies who from 1995 to 2005 made the jump directly from high school to the NBA.When Kevin Garnett shocked the world by announcing that he would not be attending college—as young basketball prodigies were expected to do—but instead enter the 1995 NBA draft directly from high school, he blazed a trail for a ... Read more

    $20.89 AUD

  • Showtime

    Magic, Kareem, Riley, and the Los Angeles Lakers Dynasty of the 1980s

    by Jeff Pearlman

    The New York Times bestselling author of Sweetness delivers the first all-encompassing account of the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers, one of professional sports’ most-revered—and dominant—dynasties.The Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s personified the flamboyance and excess of the decade over which they reigned. Beginning with the arrival of Earvin “Magic” Johnson as the number-one overall pick of the ... Read more

    $13.96 AUD

  • Netball

    Skills. Techniques. Tactics

    by Anita Navin

    Crowood Sports Guides provide sound, practical advice that will make you a better player whether you are learning the basic skills, discovering more advanced techniques or reviewing the fundamentals of your sport.Featured in Netball - Skills.Techniques.Tactics are: Information boxes containing Top Tips and Key Points for the coach and player; Sequence photographs and detailed diagrams in colour; ... Read more

    $12.64 AUD