Not everyone is a huge sports fan (cough, me, cough). But if you take the fan-demonium out of the equation, athletics can be an incredible metaphor for the trials and tribulations we face in life. Here are 14 sports books that offer such excellent storytelling about hard work, disappointment, redemption and victory that you won’t mind all the athletic stuff.
Do any sports-related books top your list of favorite reads? Tell us in the comments!