Ruth or Aaron? Gibson or Koufax? Fenway or Wrigley? Yankees or Dodgers? For as long as there has been baseball, pundits and fans of America’s favorite pastime have argued, deliberated and analyzed over who are the best players, the best teams, the best games and more. Indeed, one can ask an entire stadium of people and come up with an entire stadium of answers.
Now the Major League Baseball experts from Sports Illustrated weigh in with thought-provoking and insightful answers to the questions that have been pondered since the days of Abner Doubleday. This new must-have coffee-table book BASEBALL’S GREATEST (Oct. 8, 2013, Time Home Entertainment, $32.95) offers the hands-down, unequivocal “Top 10” in more than 20 categories, including the top sluggers, pitchers, stadiums, managers, and franchises.
Susan’s Bedtime Stories
For Seniors who want to spice up their sex lives…“Susan’s Bedtime Stories” by Susan Picosa is the perfect present for a husband or wife, boyfriend/girlfriend, or significant other.
The next Fifty Shades…She had it all but the marriage was passion less. “Susan’s Bedtime Stories” takes you through her post divorce sexcapades in the phone booth to the garden to a hospital room and includes all of the steamy details. The New Foreplay: Read “Susan’s Bedtime Stories,” Under the Sheets
Susan’s Bedtime Stories is sold on Amazon.com for about $12 plus change.
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Gardening for Geeks
Gardening for Geeks would be a great gift for any gardener or lover of gardening. Check out the website and see the headline article on gardening there today.
The book has received great feedback from gardeners of all ages, but particularly from parents, grandparents and teachers who have written to say that they have found the book very useful for teaching their kids about gardening. You can find more details about the book at GardeningForGeeksBook.com.
Help kids get the perfect gift for dad and Mom create the perfect holiday for her husband by featuring the brand new boxing book Confusing the Enemy: The Cus D’Amato Story (Acanthus Publishing, 2013).
This holiday season, grab some eggnog, sit by the fireplace, and take a trip back to the boxing glory days that boomers and seniors relish. As the man who responsible for the careers of Mike Tyson, Floyd Patterson, and Jose Torres, many people loved and respected legendary boxing trainer Cus D’Amato. Others thought he was crazy. Confusing the Enemy is a biographical novel that explores the enigmatic life of Cus with all the accuracy possible, given the fact that everybody you talk to has a different version of the facts and a different spin on the truth.
To this day, hundreds of boxing fans think Cus D’Amato think he is one of the greatest trainer/managers who ever lived. Just as many think he so carefully matched his fighters that they ascended to the title more on strategic selection of opponents, than on ring prowess. He is often characterized as a knight in shining armor on a quest to clean-up the sport of prizefighting. Several others suggest he was the biggest gangster of them all. Regardless, of your position, if you enjoy boxing or an amazing story, you will not be able to put this book down.
Featuring a cast of characters that include Mike Tyson, Floyd Patterson, Muhammad Ali, Sonny Liston, Rocky Graziano, and Joe Frazier, this book continues to bring in rave reviews! The Boxing Magazine calls it an “instant classic for the boxing bookshelf.” Boxing World says “The reader truly feels like he is a fly on the wall of gymnasiums, bars, arenas and backrooms while history is unfolding.”