is the time
of year that all kinds of sports books with all kinds of slants appear.
some they are “hot stove reading.” For others, they are part of the
cycle – spring books. For your information and reading pleasure,
New York Yankees Home Run Almanac
by Douglas B. Lyons is
a slim paperback (Sports Publishing, $14.99, 177 pages) featuring as
sub-title notes “The Bronx Bombers’ Most Historic, Unusual and Titanic
from a Yankee perspective is The Baby Boomers
Hoch (Diversion Books, $24.99, 272 pages). It contains most of what any
would want to know about the new generation of the next Yankee dynasty.
Getting to Us by Seth Davis (Penguin
Press, $28.00, 284 pages)
focuses on how great coaches makes for great teams. Nine coaches are
up close and personal and analytical look by Davis. The book is “inside
and makes for interesting reading.
The Away Game by Sebastian Abbot (Norton,
$26.95, 336 pages) is
an in depth look at the quest to find the next great star in the world
soccer. The scout who triggered icon Lionel Messi’s career in Barcelona
out in 2007 across the continent of Africa on his arduous quest. What
Colomer and his team did and how they did it is all part of this
Court Justice by Ed O’Bannon (Diversion
Books, $25.99 304
pages) is focused on the spell-binding story of the author’s battle
NCAA. For those interested in one man’s search for justice and right,
the right book for you as the former collegiate star and pro hoopster
inside his battle with no holds barred.
A professor for more
than two decades in the MALS program at Dartmouth
College, Frommer was dubbed “Dartmouth’s Mr. Baseball” by their alumni
magazine. He’s also the founder of www.HarveyFrommerSports.com.
YANKEE BOOK can be instantly
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