Book Club

Throughout the year, we dig into some of the great books written about Olympic Games, sports and athletes with our contributor Book Club Claire. Join us in our reading adventures!

Current Selection

Making Waves: My Journey to Winning Olympic Gold and Defeating the East German Doping Program by Shirley Babashoff with Chris Epting

Previous Selections

The Second Mark: Courage, Corruption and the Battle for Olympic Gold by Joy Goodwin.

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Rome 1960: The Olympics That Stirred the World by David Maraniss

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Running for My Life: One Lost Boy’s Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games by Lopez Lomong

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The Boys in the Boat: Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics by Daniel James Brown

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