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Book: A SCORE TO SETTLE (A Ginger Barnes Cozy Mystery Book 5) by Donna Huston Murray
When the murder of an NFL quarterback endangers her family, savvy football fan and sometime-sleuth, Ginger Barnes, is summoned to Norfolk, VA. Terrified that her husband will be accused of killing his teammate, her cousin Michelle has been hospitalized to save her pregnancy. No amount of hand-holding or take-out food will do. Gin must tackle the suspicions head-on to save an innocent life.
 
Book: College Football Etiquette - A Primer for True Fans of the Game by Jerri Blair
This little book packs a lot in its pages, starting with the story of one football fan's path to true blue college football fandom, followed by a list of things necessary to preserve the storied traditions of today's college football scene, combined with a slice of the game day traditions of all of the Power Five Conference teams and their crazy fans. It's guaranteed to make you want to go out [...]
 
Book: My Team Manchester United Wrapped Up In the Social History of Football by James & Barbara Kenyon
This book follows the local railway works football team Newton Heath FC from it's inception when they had poor grounds, boycotted the FA Cup, fought to enter the Football League. All this happened before their first brush with bankruptcy and finding a saviour in J.H. Davies who not only changed their name to Manchester United but built a magnificient stadium. His choice of manager was Ernest [...]
 
Book: The Cheesehead Devotional - Hall of Fame Edition by Judy DuCharme
"The reading is simple, the characters are very different, and Coach Lombardi's challenge will guide us one day at a time." ~ Sara White, wife of the late Reggie White "This book is a blessing to comfort when it's fourth and one, or you've just fumbled in your own life." ~ Kevin Harlan, CBS TNT WestwoodOne Sports "Judy DuCharme has taken the quotes of Lombardi and the spirit of some of the [...]
 
Book: Basketball and Football by George Thomas Clark
In a rousing trip through the worlds of Basketball and Football, George Thomas Clark explores the professional basketball league in Mexico, the Herculean talents of Wilt Chamberlain, the difficulties and humor of attempting to play basketball in middle age, and observes that coaching at Caltech can be more painful than studying all night for a physics exam. We also peer into the minds of legends [...]
 
Book: An Unlikely Season - Destined, From Tykes to Titans, A Season Unbound by J.R. Wirth, Jim Joyce & Roy Rhino
What happens when you bring together a group of disgruntled high school senior football players, with a class of upstart juniors, and a group of coaches on their last attempt at greatness? It could be magic. These three stories are told from unique perspectives -- by the head coach, a returning All-League receiver, and an unlikely quarterback. In the fall of 1977 there was an aura about the [...]
 
Book: Incomplete Passes - Reflections On Life, Love, And Football by Linda Lange
Linda Lange turned twelve in 1959, the year Vince Lombardi arrived in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and changed everything. To say that Linda embraced the future kings of football would be an understatement. Her new passion transformed the way she viewed her hometown, the world, and most important, herself. In Incomplete Passes, Linda reflects on her coming-of-age journey as she grows into womanhood, [...]
 
Book: Only Fools And Losers by Chris Raman
The revolutionary, Karl Marx described religion as the 'the opium of the masses.' In the United Kingdom, at least, it is football not religion that opiates the working classes and to a certain extent helps them remain working class. As the clubs and of course the players, their agents and managers have got richer, the main losers of every football match are not the beaten side but the paying [...]
 
Book: Echoes from the Endzone - The Men We Became by Lisa Kelly
The Notre Dame Student-Athlete: Sports fans may have an idea of what it takes to play football at a Division I college: the training, the discipline, the pain, the motivation. But most of us have no idea what it takes to be a successful student-athlete at a top academic institution such as Notre Dame. Being a successful student-athlete at the University of Notre Dame requires more effort than [...]
 
Book: The Cheesehead Devotional - Daily Meditations for Green Bay Packers, Their Fans, and NFL Football Fanatics by Judy DuCharme
The Cheesehead Devotional is a great adventure for those who may not pick up a Bible for guidance." ~ Sara White, wife of the late Reggie White Sometimes humorous and sometimes serious, Judy DuCharme shows us that walking with God is as fun as watching a Packer game. By combining the love of football with insights from the Bible, readers will find this NFL devotional fun, inspirational, and even [...]
 
Book: My Game - The switch by N. K. David
Hillary and, Rhoda were known to be enemies in school and during one of their usual fracas; he threatened her, openly, that he could have sex with her in public, if he wanted, while she threatened to teach him a lesson. It later happened that he had sex with her in public, but it was at gunpoint so the question was who planned it? Did he plan it to fulfill his threat or did she set him up to [...]
 
Book: A Matter of Life and Death by Matt Carrell
In April 1981, ex-Liverpool manager Bill Shankly was interviewed by Shelley Rodhe on Granada TV. Alongside him in the studio was former Prime Minister Harold Wilson. Shankly told the audience, "Somebody said: 'Football's a matter of life and death to you.' I said, 'Listen it's more important than that.'" Coldharbour Town has climbed from the lower divisions of English football, finally reaching [...]
 
Book: Goalden Sky by Tracey Morait
After her stepmother Shelley walks out, Gemma Sutherland is happy to have her dad back to herself again. Life is good: she's playing football at Naylorsfield School and Tyrone Collins, who she used to fight with all the time, is now one of her best friends. Then Portia, Shelley's daughter, comes back to live with the Sutherlands because her mother feels too depressed to look after her. Even [...]
 
Book: Story of The Ghost by Charles Mahoney
Story of The Ghost is my debut novel that took me roughly 2.5 years to write. The title stems from my experience playing football at The University of Arizona. This was in the mid 90's. One day, a person who I did not know came up to me and said, "Hey, you're The Ghost." I had never heard that before and so I shrugged it off. Years later, the notion of that moment and those words struck me. Here [...]
 
Book: First Position by Prescott Lane
Emory faces life's challenges at the one place that's never failed her, the ballet barre. But even the barre can't steady her when fate brings her face-to-face with her old college flame, Mason, who's hoping to return to the NFL after a career-threatening injury. Before they can surrender to their sexual desires and find salvation in each other's arms, they need to come to terms with their past. [...]
 
Book: Catch of a Lifetime by Candee Fick
After a tragedy involving a football player destroys her family, athletic trainer and graduate student, Cassie moves across the country looking for a fresh start. But a sudden change in her financial aid package lands Cassie in the middle of a cash-crunch nightmare. When Reed, a rookie football coach, offers to help, she thinks her problems are solved. But as injuries and losses pile up, Reed's [...]
 
Book: The Cat That Became a Footballer (Astralia Wisdom Works) by Piero A. La Franca
By using modern football as a source, "The Cat That Became a Footballer" looks at humanity through the impartial and independent mind of a cat. This book is a constructive social satire filled with witty remarks and pearls of wisdom, humorous anecdotes, philosophical thoughts, solid mysticism and sometimes even bits of poetry. It also suggests how football, a sport that from its humble origins [...]
 
Book: The Farewell Season by Ann Herrick
In The Farewell Season Eric learns to deal with death and grieving, to keep one's heart open even after a great loss and the journey this requires. Eric is 17 and the death of his father has left a huge void in his life. He tries to deal with that mainly by ignoring his grief and burying himself in football practices. Eric's refusal to truly face his grief results in unexpected feelings such as [...]
 
Book: The Rebel's Own (Crimson Romance) by M.O. Kenyan
Back in high school, a cruel "game" by the popular crowd left shy Kennedy Bailey pregnant and alone. But now she's gorgeous and grown-up and she won't let anything stop her from saving the life of her five-year-old son when he's diagnosed with leukemia. Even if it means confronting his father, NFL quarterback Ryan Carville. As her child's health takes a turn for the worse, Kennedy feels helpless [...]
 
Book: George Best - A Celebration by Bernie Smith and Maureen Hunt
Biography of George Best. Using George Best memorabilia, tributes and memories from well known footballers and celebrities together with George Best and football fans Made up of individual stories around the memorabilia then pieced together chronologically to show George's life story Over 200 pictures Stories have a brief social history context too Foreword written by George's best friend and [...]
 
Book: November Keys by Brian and Michael Turner
November Keys Inhabitant - "If we had known, we would not have sold the club. I admit we succumbed to greed but we did not realise we were putting our heritage at such risk. They did take the team to great heights but the consequences were disastrous." American Gangster - "They asked for what they got. Did they seriously think that we were interested in some run down hick football club?" November [...]
 
Book: Free Agent by Rennie Curran
Rennie Curran has spent the past 13 years of his life doing the very thing that he loves - playing the game of football. In 2010, Curran's childhood dream became a reality when he was drafted in the 3rd round of the NFL Draft after a spectacular career as an All-American linebacker at the University of Georgia. Everything seemed to be going according to plan; however, Curran would suddenly be [...]
 
Book: Goalden Girl by Tracey Morait
Gemma Sutherland isn't happy. A year after the death of her mother, her dad has married Shelley, whose daughter, Portia, is a spoilt brat. As if that wasn't enough they've moved house and Gemma has to go to Naylorsfield Comp where they don't let girls play football like they do at her old school. Frustrated with her new life, Gemma rebels, shocks her dad by becoming a Goth and vows to drive [...]
 
Book: Starstruck by Brenda Hiatt
The middle of nowhere just got a lot more interesting! Nerdy astronomy geek Marsha, M to her few friends, has never been anybody special. Orphaned as an infant and reluctantly raised by an overly-strict "aunt," she's not even sure who she is. M's dream of someday escaping tiny Jewel, Indiana and making her mark in the world seems impossibly distant until hot new quarterback Rigel inexplicably [...]
 
Book: Heat Seekers by James Clayton Rogers
Against the backdrop of an early-summer heat wave, Heat Seekers plays out the brutal logic of tragedy, with emotions following a predictable pattern to an unanticipated conclusion. The Old South has not vanished completely. New sensibilities and an antique code of honor meet in Ash Mason, who cannot reconcile himself to losing his girlfriend to a high school classmate and begins to act out his [...]
 
Book: Players - A Detectives Seagate and Miner Mystery (Book 7) by Mike Markel
The death of Lake Williams, a former football player at Central Montana State, in his squalid tent in a homeless camp looks to Seagate and Miner like a routine heroin overdose. Soon, however, they discover that someone hired a courier to deliver the uncut heroin, knowing that Lake would shoot up and die instantly. When a second body turns up, and then a third, the evidence points to the head [...]
 
Book: Sum of all Numbers - Numerical work on breaching time and space by Eugene Williams
The Sum of all numbers is a magical journey through the history of numbers like never seen before explanations provided by the Ancient philosophers of their meaning to the structure of DNA. And the Qabbalistic world of esoteric thought. How you can breach time and space and pick a winning Football game and any other sporting event. To how a new form of Identification can be redesigned and much [...]
 
Book: The Journal of Paul O'Leary - from the city to the outback. by Michael Mardel
Book award winner. A boy's adventure, from cool temperates to the tropics. Follow Paul as he and his Dad and the dog leave Melbourne in Victoria to join up with his mother 4,000 kms away in the tropics of Broome, Western Australia. Paul does pretty much everything that he did in Melbourne, plus joining the scouts and learning to play tennis. School starts an hour earlier which means there is more [...]
 
Book: Bills Kill (#ZspotDiaries Book 16) by Zoe Scarlatti
Bills Kill is Short Episode 16 of @ZoeScarlatti's groundbreaking #ZspotDiaries. Maybe she was born under a bad star. If not, why was her Uncle sending her on assignments in the very worst locations in the world? Zoe was sure people needed to die in Paris. In Milan. In Bora Bora. But no. She was shuffling off to Buffalo. "Fuck me with a chicken wing." There were three names in the list. All [...]
 
Book: Amethyst by Tricia McGill
Love comes in many guises. Although Amy cares for Tony, and in the small country town where they live they are considered a couple, Amy still carries a torch for Tony's older brother who spurned her adolescent avowals of love. When Andrew returns home, now a wealthy, prosperous man, Amy's whole world is in turmoil. Because of his rejection in the past, how can she trust this man who proposes to [...]
 
Book: Behind the Bar (Behind the Love Book 2) by P.C. Zick
He wants a break. She wants a ring. Love stands on shaky ground. Susie Williams yearns for a romantic wedding with her boyfriend of five years. Reggie Barker runs from demands to marry any woman, including Susie. After the wedding of their best friends, Reggie resists Susie's hints about marrying. He suggests they take a break. An angry and heartbroken Susie kicks him down the road and into the [...]
 
Book: Red Zone - There is no overtime in the game of murder — only sudden death by Kelli Hughett
When Marcy Farris comes face to face with a murder victim at a high school football game, she's plunged into a game no one wants to play. Despite police assurances, she knows this wasn't a random murder. But to prove otherwise she'll have to tackle the painful memories of her husband's suicide. Struck down by an injury in his prime, former NFL linebacker, Jack Briggs, wonders if there's life [...]
 
Book: GUILTY - A Marston Thriller (The Marston Series Book 1) by Brigitta Moon
A not guilty verdict. A kidnapping. A midnight trial. Six sitting in judgment, and one empty chair. Revenge - is it sweet or just a bitter seed? Coach Terrence Jackson is the man who has divided the town of Marston. There are those who believe in the coach and his innocence and then there are the victims who despise him, his smile and his crime. He has a dark past- a previous life no one knew [...]
 
Book: Red Card - The Soccer Star Who Lost It All To Gambling by Tony Kelly
A blossoming soccer career marred by mishaps which drove him to disaster. Ruined by an addiction to gambling, Tony Kelly lost his career, his partner and all his money. Now he has written his story to "invite the public, family and friends into my secret hell of racism, despair, depression, stardom, gambling addiction and self-destruction" Tony Kelly was football crazy from the age of seven. At [...]
 
Book: White Collar Blackmail by Peter Ralph
Company directors and executives are dying in mysterious circumstances. Millions of dollars of irregular corporate share dealings are all that links them. When young auditor, Todd Hansen, runs up a huge gambling debt with illegal bookies, his life is on the line. Forced to provide them with confidential information about the corporations he audits, he is caught, and sentenced to nine years in New [...]
 


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