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- Simon & Schuster 2015; US$ 16.99
For the last quarter century, Dan Jenkins has been fixing his cold-eyed stare and wisecracking style on the real-life Billy Clyde and Kenny Lee Pucketts of the sports world. You Call It Sports, But I Say It?s a Jungle Out There is a collection of his best work from Sports Illustrated , Playboy , Golf Digest , and his nationally syndicated column,... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 15.00
Among the provocative social phenomena of our time, few have caught the public fancy as profoundly as that quintessentially American species known as Bubba. The conventional notion of Bubba is a Southern redneck who thinks a rented movie and a six-pack are quality entertainment. According to Dan Jenkins, this historical view has been advanced largely... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 16.00
The legendary golf novel, rereleased in a special edition with a new foreword by the author. Don Imus said it best: "Dan Jenkins is a comic genius." And nowhere is that genius more evident than in Dead Solid Perfect , his uproarious 1974 novel about life on the PGA Tour. To some, Kenny Lee Puckett, the star of Jenkins's ribald saga, is a more important... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2010; US$ 13.95
"Tell me about plumbing, fine. Tell me about carpentry, terrace gardening, the timer on VCRs. Go ahead and explain cellophane. Tell me about all of these things, but don't try to tell me about golf, okay? Golf I know."--Dan Jenkins After four decades of covering golf-not to mention "playing scratch from the blues and gambling for my own money... more...
- TCU Press 2001; Not Available
In 1935 Betsy Throckmorton?s father lures her from a New York job with Time magazine back to Claybelle, Texas, with the promise that she can be the editor of his Claybelle Standard-Times . Betsy brings along her husband, Ted Winton, an easterner and Yale graduate to whom she is constantly explaining Texas. Ted will run Ben Throckmorton?s radio... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2008; US$ 15.00
Jack Brannon, a golf writer in his forties who has been bunkered more than once in the marriage game, covers the sport for a big-time magazine. Bored with the PGA, he decides to check out ?the Lolitas,? on the LPGA Tour. Jack chooses as a magazine subject Ginger Clayton, a fiery eighteen-year old whose killer looks and killer game make her the kind... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2014; US$ 15.95
In His Ownself , Dan Jenkins takes us on a tour of his legendary career as a sportswriter and novelist. Here we see Dan's hone his craft, from his high school paper through to his first job at the Fort Worth Press and on to the glory days of Sports Illustrated . Whether in Texas, New York, or anywhere for that matter, Dan was always at the center... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2009; US$ 16.00
Legendary sports writer Dan Jenkins delivers a golf history lesson that is unrivaled in its scope and style. In this seminal collection, Dan Jenkins has selected the funniest and most riveting stories from his epic career as a writer for Sports Illustrated and Golf Digest , where his wry reportage of golf?s most thrilling finishes, historic moments,... more...
- Simon & Schuster 2015; US$ 19.99
From the author of Semi-Tough , the hilarious continuing adventures of Billy Clyde Puckett?injured football player and TV sports commentator?featuring his wife, the former Barbara Jane Bookman, and his old friend, Shake Tiller. more...