The Smart Girl's Guide to Sports

An Essential Handbook for Women Who Don't Know a Slam Dunk from a Grand Slam

Liz Hartman Musiker - Author

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ISBN 9780452289505 | 352 pages | 29 Jul 2008 | Plume | 8.26 x 5.23in | 18 - AND UP
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A fun and accessible introduction to the wide world of sports

For every woman who feels out of her league when her signifi cant other spends nights glued to ESPN or when “the guys” talk sports at work, The Smart Girl’s Guide to Sports is here to level the playing field. A crash course in football, baseball, basketball, hockey, golf, boxing, soccer, and car racing, this couch-side companion explains the basics of each game, profiles who’s who, defines key terms, and arms readers with enough trivia to talk sports through extra innings. With this female-friendly handbook, sports-shy women everywhere can step off the sidelines and get into the game.

“What a great way to help shrink the gender gap in sports!”
—Bonnie Bernstein, sportscaster, CBS Sports

“[An] invaluable resource for football, baseball, hockey, basketball, golf, boxing, or NASCAR widows…browsable and fun.”

“Top notch.”
Publishers Weekly

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