The latest from bestselling author Lewis (Liar’s Poker,
Moneyball, Flash Boys) explores the studies of Israeli psychologists
Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky, which upended conventional notions of the human decision-making process.
The Baseball Whisperer:
A Small-Town Coach Who Shaped Big
Michael Tackett. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
In a remarkable tribute to an excep-
tional coach with a special summer base-
ball program in a small town in Iowa, Tackett, an editor in the
Washington bureau of the New York Times, shares the journey of
Merl Eberly, a “baseball whisperer” who nurtured young hope-
fuls dreaming of being big league players.
The Remarkable, Improbable, Iconic Life of Brett Favre
Jeff Pearlman. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
Skilled sports biographer Pearlman brings his dogged, one-more-phone-call approach to this massively enjoyable book on
Brett Favre, the gambling, cannon-armed quarterback whose
talent and boyish enthusiasm brought the Green Bay Packers
back to hallowed relevance in the mid-1990s.
Hockey Strong: Stories of Sacrifice from Inside the NHL
Todd Smith. Gallery. ISBN 978-1-5011-1834-0
Smith is a hockey fan and writes for the Minnesota Wild
hockey team. Here he collects stories from players that demonstrate the lore of hockey toughness and playing through pain.
The Mannings: The Fall and Rise of a Football Family
Lars Anderson. Ballantine. ISBN 978-1-1018-8382-2
An accomplished storyteller, Anderson writes about the
Manning football legacy with style and verve, warts and all,
backed by an abundance of research and scholarship.
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