Turn Summer into a Literary Field Day with these 9 Collections of Non-Fiction Sports Writing

Through June 18, Salon is sharing special Recommended Reading lists from the judges of the 2014 PEN Literary Awards

Published June 10, 2014 4:00PM (EDT)

This year’s PEN judges Joel Drucker, Chad Harbach,and Jackie MacMullan made their final picks for the PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing, celebrating the best nonfiction sports biographies, historical, analytical orinvestigative works.

Click here to explore other PEN Recommending Reading Lists

For more information on the PEN Literary Awards and these debut authors and their works please visit PEN.org.

By PEN American Center