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Category Archives: Tennis Books

We are still big fans of the written word here at Tennis Identity. Below are our recent looks at books only, from biographies, to tennis tips to tennis history, to beautiful coffee table style. Nothing like a good read, blanket and cozy chair – especially after a good hit.

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Tennis players are an educated bunch and most of us like to read. These tennis themed books offer a little slice of tennis for the easy chair, a great gift to your self or a tennis loving friend. All...

We’ve been reviewing new tennis books for years here at Tennis Identity. This page recaps a few bestsellers, newcomers and some of our favorites. Click each image to explore more about/shop each...

Well, I’ve sort of been in mourning for the last day or so, since Roger Federer announced he was pulling out of all events for the remainder of the year, to get his knee back in shape following his...

Embed from Getty ImagesSania Mirza is an accomplished doubles specialist and currently 50% of one of the best women’s doubles teams in recent memory. She’s recently released an autobiography...

Age. Learn. Fight. Love. Play Tennis. Win. That’s the premise of the new book “Late To The Ball,” by author Gerald Marzorati. Taking up the sedentary pursuits of painting or chess at...

The full title of this one is “This Is Your Brain On Sports, The Science of Underdogs, The Value of Rivalry, And What We Can Learn From The T-Shirt Cannon.” Now you know why we shortened the...

“String Theory: David Foster Wallace On Tennis” is a brightly packaged collection of the late writer’s most praised essays on tennis. Five separate chapters include “How Tracy...

The following article has been reprinted here with permission from its author, David Berens.  Keep Your Eye on the Ball! In a tennis life that has spanned roughly from my early teens to today, I cannot...

Three new tennis books to consider: Nick Bollettieri’s Tennis Handbook by Nick Bollettieri Nick Bollettieri has released a second edition of his Tennis Handbook. Find him in Bradenton, Florida at...

Two new tennis books to tell you about. Both are easy summer reads: Game, Set and Match – Secret Weapons of the World’s Top Tennis Players is a compilation of tennis tips direct from the touring...