Josh Wilker

Sports as an organizing principle for stumbling through life and fatherhood—funny, enchanting and lyrical. Painfully familiar.


A Game of Their Own

Jennifer Ring

The firsthand accounts of Team USA women's baseballers bring life and pathos to what can sometimes feel a bit academic.


How Champions Think

Dr. Bob Rotella

Pioneering sports shrink's useful, self-helpish summation of his theories on high performance both on-field and off.


The Journey Home

Jorge Posada

Well-told personal story and pitch-by-pitch recall of big games enliven Yankees backstop's account of career in pinstripes.