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Irish Thunder - Micky Ward

Halloran, Bob
The story of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward's unlikely road to the world light welterweight title. A major motion picture starring Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale - "The Fighter" - has begun filming and is due for a late 2010 release. Author Bob Halloran is a technical consultant on the film and this book was used as a resource by the screenwriters.

Thinking and Playing Music: Intentional Strategies for Optimal Practice and Performance

Iott, Sheryl
Sheryl Iott investigates the relevancy of cognitive science to musical development and distills cutting-edge teaching and learning methods for musicians of all skill levels based on these scientific concepts. Filled with over 100 musical examples, this book imparts practical suggestions and advice that anybody can incorporate into their own practice.

Basic Essentials Canoeing

Jacobson, Cliff
An information-packed tool for the novice or handy reference for the veteran. Distills years of knowledge in an affordable and portable book.


Komesu, Okifumi

The Irish Whales: Olympians of Old New York

Martin, Kevin
This book tells the fascinating story of seven Irish-American Olympians from the early twentieth century, who were sports heroes in their time yet are now largely forgotten. These decorated American athletes, who came to be known as the Irish Whales, dominated the Olympic track and field throwing events in the early 1900s.

Therese Desqueyroux

Mauriac, Francois
Francois Mauriac's masterpiece and one of the greatest Catholic novels, Therese Desqueyroux is the haunting story of an unhappily married young woman whose desperation drives her to thoughts of murder.

The Best Jobs in the Music Industry: Straight Talk from Successful Music Pros

Redman, Michael
The Best Jobs in the Music Industry is an essential career guide for those who love music and are exploring different areas beyond the obvious performer route. This second edition includes updates and even more interviews, giving a look at how music jobs have changed and the long-term impacts of COVID-19 on the music industry.

A Positive View of LGBTQ: Embracing Identity and Cultivating Well-Being

Riggle, Ellen D.B.
A Positive View of LGBTQ starts a new conversation about the strengths and benefits of LGBTQ identities. This book highlights positive aspects of LGBTQ identities, showing how LGBTQ people develop internal and external resources for thriving and flourishing.

The Greatest Fishing Stories Ever Told: Twenty-Eight Unforgettable Fishing Tales

Underwood, Lamar
The Greatest Fishing Stories Ever Told contains 28 of the best fishing tales ever put on paper, including stories by Zane Grey, Ed Zern, Nick Lyons, Earnest Hemingway, and many others.

Nothern Ireland A Comparative Analysis

Wright, Frank