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Books

Kick-Off Your Appreciation for Soccer with These 12 Great Books

Soccer, though famous around the world, is just starting to rise in popularity in the U.S. These twelve books will kick your love for the game up a notch.

Culture

Field Day Lit: The Best New Books from the World of Sports

With summertime quickly arriving, we’ve got sports on the brain. Luckily, these fifteen books have recently landed to take us into the season.

Illustrations

The Story of Baseball’s Quirky, Fan Favorite Coach, Casey Stengel

Casey Stengel was brought out of retirement to coach the Mets in 1962, a distinctly Metsian act that also happened to be a shrewd marketing move.

Books

Soccer on the Page: Seven Literary Takes on the ‘Beautiful Game’

Soccer and literature have had a long relationship, perhaps due to the uninterrupted style of play, evoking the same tension and relief as a good story.

Books

10 Books to Know: What the Kids Are Up To These Days

It’s hard to keep tabs on what’s going on in the world of kids these days – but as always, there’s loads of literature to help us with the task.

Interviews

Lucky Bastard: Joe Buck on Being a Sportscaster, and Being Human

Longtime sportscaster Joe Buck joined us to talk about writing his memoir Lucky Bastard, in which he proves to readers that he's actually (gasps!) human.