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10 books about sports

Pick up one of these featured titles on sports in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on sports. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The League: How Five Rivals Created the NFL and Launched a Sports Empire by John Eisenberg

Category: United States

This book was published 2 years ago by Basic Books and takes approximately 13.9 hours to read.

Talking to GOATs: The Moments You Remember and the Stories You Never Heard by Jim Gray

Category: Memoirs

This book was published last year by William Morrow and takes approximately 11.2 hours to read.

Cloudbuster Nine: The Untold Story of Ted Williams and the Baseball Team That Helped Win World War II by Anne R. Keene

Category: State & Local

This book was published last year by Sports Publishing and takes approximately 13.6 hours to read.

The Greatest Baseball Stories Ever Told: Thirty Unforgettable Tales from the Diamond by Jeff Silverman

Category: Baseball

This book was published 17 years ago by Lyons Press and takes approximately 11.2 hours to read.

The Mamba Mentality: How I Play by Kobe Bryant

Category: Memoirs

This book was published 3 years ago by MCD and takes approximately 6.9 hours to read.

The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

Category: State & Local

This book was published 7 years ago by Penguin Books and takes approximately 13.5 hours to read.

The Story of Baseball: In 100 Photographs by The Editors of Sports Illustrated

Category: Baseball

This book was published 3 years ago by Sports Illustrated and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

Dog Sports Skills, Book 1: Developing Engagement and Relationship (Volume 1) by Deborah Jones

Category: Training

This book was published 5 years ago by and takes approximately 4.8 hours to read.

Dream Team: 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

Category: Biographies & Memoirs

This book was published 8 years ago by Ballantine Books and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

Rising Above: How 11 Athletes Overcame Challenges in Their Youth to Become Stars by Gregory Zuckerman

Category: Abuse

This book was published 4 years ago by Puffin Books and takes approximately 8.5 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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