***"The best outdoor-oriented book to buy the hunter or angler in your life this Christmas!" Rob Sommerville, West Tennessee Outdoors Magazine *** A humorous collection of true short... More > stories written by a female Boston transplant now living in the northern Michigan great outdoors. Interwoven in the tales are humor, mischief, and a few life lessons as a Boston city girl turns country unintentionally causing mishaps! The author transports the reader to another scene of crisp morning air and the serenity of surrounding woodlands on an ice fishing outing. You can picture Michigan’s mighty Mackinac Bridge as its twin white towers stand tall, welcoming visitors to the Upper Peninsula. You find yourself among the crowd of the local pub waiting to view the braggart’s trophy fish, which unfortunately was eaten by the wild cats! The author will donate $1.00 of her proceeds to fight Multiple Sclerosis.< Less
The Clendenin Ski Method: Four Words for Great Skiing describes how great skiers ski. These four words alone give you the ability to master the mountain. The book is based on the success of over... More > 4,000 students in the last 15 years. Current mogul myths are presented and demystified. Also included in the book are the Keys to the Kingdom, the exercises that free you to dance on any mountain.
The second edition includes additional exercises combining keys and has been thoroughly reviewed for clarity, especially for skiers who have not yet experienced the Clendenin Ski Method.< Less
Over 100 of the best-loved columns by Jay Reed, legendary outdoor writer of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Hunting, fishing and outdoor humor stories are here, along with Reed's reflections as a war... More > correspondent in Vietnam, which twice made him a finalist in voting for the Pulitzer Prize. Reed's tenure at Wisconsin's largest newspaper spanned four decades. During that time, he set aside the columns he felt were his very best, in the hope they'd be made into a book someday. Cancer took his life in 2002, but Reed's wife, Christine, has seen to the publication of this book, celebrating the life of this beloved storyteller and Thor, his yellow Labrador retriever. Hardcover, 312 pages, 70 photos, foil-stamped spine, color dust jacket. Proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to further the Jay Reed Conservation Scholarship at the University of Wisconsin--Stevens Point.< Less