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CANCILLERI--LITTLE BOOK OF DAD

Give Dad the gift of love, with this charmingly illustrated collection of quotes. It's perfect for Father's Day. "I have learned that when a newborn child squeezes his father's finger for the first time with his tiny fist, he has him trapped forever." --Gabriel Garcia Marquez He's a playmate, an accomplice, and a hero to his kids: he's dad. And this gift book, filled with beautiful sentiments, pays tribute to all he is and does for his family. Along with the stunning, graphic illustrations, it includes quotes from Gandhi, Balzac, Freud, Joseph Heller, and Sophie Kinsella, as well as from actors like Liam Neeson and Pierce Brosnan.


    • ISBN-10:8854411248
    • ISBN-13: 9788854411241
    • Release Year: 2018
    • Publisher: White Star Publishers

    885441124
    Price: $7.95

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EVANS--DADDIES DO

From a tiny mouse to a lion cub, adorable animal children explain why daddies are the BEST! Who wrestles with you for fun--but then surrenders and says you've won? Who takes you on outings and just doesn't care what outfit you're wearing or if you've got messy hair? Guess who? DADDIES DO! Meet a delightful group of animal daddies, including a bird who teaches his baby to fly and a polar bear who gives his cub the best hugs. This perfect Father's Day story ends with every dad tucking his child in with a sweet good night.


    • ISBN-10:1454921714
    • ISBN-13: 9781454921714
    • Release Year: 2018
    • Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

    145492171
    Price: $16.95

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LARK--CONVERSATIONS WITH MY DAD

Create a treasured keepsake with this journal for sons and daughters to complete together with their dads. When you were a kid, what did you think you were going to be when you grew up? What is the first big responsibility you remember having? Start a conversation with your dad! This book offers plenty of guided questions to get him talking about his most vivid memories and important milestones, as well as space to safeguard his favorite photos and mementos. Both parent and child will cherish this beautiful and precious record of your dad's life.


    • ISBN-10:1454710659
    • ISBN-13: 9781454710653
    • Release Year: 2018
    • Publisher: Lark Books

    145471065
    Price: $14.95

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MACCAMBRIDGE--CHUCK NOLL

Chuck Noll won four Super Bowls and presided over one of the greatest football dynasties in history, the Pittsburgh Steelers of the '70s. Later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame, his achievements as a competitor and a coach are the stuff of legend. But Noll always remained an intensely private and introspective man, never revealing much of himself as a person or as a coach, not even to the players and fans who revered him. Chuck Noll did not need a dramatic public profile to be the catalyst for one of the greatest transformations in sports history. In the nearly four decades before he was hired, the Pittsburgh Steelers were the least successful team in professional football, never winning so much as a division title. After Noll's arrival, his quiet but steely leadership quickly remolded the team into the most accomplished in the history of professional football. And what he built endured well beyond his time with the Steelers - who have remained one of America's great NFL teams, accumulating a total of six Super Bowls, eight AFC championships, and dozens of division titles and playoff berths. In this penetrating biography, based on deep research and hundreds of interviews, Michael MacCambridge takes the measure of the man, painting an intimate portrait of one of the most important figures in American football history. He traces Noll's journey from a Depression-era childhood in Cleveland, where he first played the game in a fully integrated neighborhood league led by an African-American coach and then seriously pursued the sport through high school and college. Eventually, Noll played both defensive and offensive positions professionally for the Browns, before discovering that his true calling was coaching. MacCambridge reveals that Noll secretly struggled with and overcame epilepsy to build the career that earned him his place as "the Emperor" of Pittsburgh during the Steelers' dynastic run in the 1970s, while in his final years, he battled Alzheimer's in the shelter of his caring and protective family.


    • ISBN-10:0822944685
    • ISBN-13: 9780822944683
    • Release Year: 2016
    • Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

    082294468
    Reg. Price: $27.95
    Sale Price: $22.36

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PRICE--PLAYING THROUGH THE WHISTLE

In the early twentieth century, down the Ohio River from Pittsburgh, the Jones & Laughlin Steel Company built one of the largest mills in the world and a town to go with it. Aliquippa was a beacon and melting pot, pulling in thousands of families from eastern and southern Europe and the Jim Crow south. The J&L mill, though dirty and dangerous, offered a chance at a better life and hope for the future. It produced the steel that built American cities and won World War II and, thanks to hard-fought union victories, made Aliquippa something of a workers' paradise. But then, in the 1980's, the steel industry cratered. The mill closed. Crime rose and crack hit big. But another industry grew in Aliquippa. The town didn't just make steel; it made elite football players, from Mike Ditka to Ty Law to Darrelle Revis. Pro football was born in Western Pennsylvania, and few places churned out talent like Aliquippa. Despite its troubles--maybe even because of them--Aliquippa became legendary for producing greatness. In Playing Through the Whistle, celebrated sportwriter S. L. Price tells the remarkable story of Aliquippa and through it, the larger history of American industry, sports, and life. Price charts the fortunes of Aliquippa's celebrated team through championships under charismatic coaches and through hard times after the mill died. In an era when sports has grown from novelty to a vital source of civic pride, Price reveals the shifting mores of a town defined by work--and the loss of it--yet anchored by a weekly game. Today, as our view of football shifts and participation drops, in Aliquippa the sport can still feel like the one path away from life on the streets, the last force keeping the town together. One of the most acclaimed sports books of 2016, Playing Through the Whistle is a masterpiece of narrative journalism and, like football, it will make you marvel, wince, cry, and cheer.


    • ISBN-10:0802127274
    • ISBN-13: 9780802127273
    • Release Year: 2017
    • Publisher: Grove Press

    080212727
    Reg. Price: $19.00
    Sale Price: $15.20

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SOOSH--DAD BY MY SIDE

A heartwarming celebration of the special relationship between a father and daughter from Instagram sensation Soosh. Whether they're playing make-believe, making you smile, or warding off monsters under the bed, dads are always there when you need them. Debut picture book artist Soosh celebrates fathers with a gorgeously illustrated and moving story about the parent-child bond. When Soosh first posted her initial series of images of a larger-than-life father and his adorable daughter on Instagram, fans from across the world immediately took notice with over 2 million views on a popular viral content website in a single week. These illustrations now come together in a universally relatable story of familial love for parents and children to share.


  • ISBN-10: 0316438081
  • ISBN-13: 9780316438087
  • Year Released: 2018
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

031643808
Price: $16.99

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TARNOWSKA--FOR MY DAD

Celebrate dad with this attractive quote-filled book! It makes the perfect gift for Father's Day, or any day at all. "I cannot think of any need in childhood as strong as the need for a father's protection." --Sigmund Freud. Give something special to dad! These heartwarming quotes about fathers come from ancient proverbs, various religious traditions, politicians, and great writers and thinkers such as Shakespeare, Twain, Kipling, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and more.


    • ISBN-10:1454928840
    • ISBN-13: 9781454928843
    • Release Year: 2018
    • Publisher: Sterling Publishing

    145492884
    Price: $14.95

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WRIGHT--BEER JOURNAL

Explore beer styles and log your tastings in this compact journal. The Beer Journal is more than just a journal. This compact guide is a crash course in the many styles of beer and how to approach them in a tasting. Perfect for newcomers to the craft beer scene as well as longtime fans of the beverage, this book is an excellent way to learn about styles you've yet to try. These pages are filled with useful information on the beers themselves and tips to having the best tasting experience possible. Author Chris Wright even includes examples of beers on the market to help readers as they navigate the beer aisle. Packed with useful information, this informative guide will teach readers all about: The many styles of beer Their taste profiles What sets one style apart from another Origin stories Glassware Suggested food pairings The comprehensive tasting logs enable readers to keep track of the details of each particular beer they try--from brewer, beer name, and style to color, flavor, and body. Other worksheets give readers the opportunity to journal their brewery tours and food pairing experimentations. From lagers and wheat beers to sours and stouts, The Beer Journal is your guide to a complete tasting experience.


    • ISBN-10: 1510714715
    • ISBN-13: 9781510714717
    • Release Year: 2017
    • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing

    151071471
    Price: $12.99

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