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" Author Richard Monette is a performance coach and sports
psychologist with a great message for everyone. And, fortunately
for us players, he's used golf as the setting folded his message
into a clever novel entitled The Gift. The golfer in me was captivated
by the story and the possibilities of what it could bring to my
game while my professional side came away with good stuff to think
about back at the office. I highly recommend this one for your winter
- Waggle.com Web Site
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"Every once in awhile I come across something extraordinary.
Such is this book. It will captivate you from the beginning, because
most of us golfers can relate to the characters in this story. The
quest for a better golf-swing ultimately leads the main character
to find out more about himself and this life. A fascinating story
from start to finish. "
Health Web Site
"Monette approaches the novel with a unique background as a
corporate performance coach, sports psychology consultant to professional
athletes and even one of Canada’s Olympians. This highly readable
story aims and succeeds in 'recapturing the focus, drive, creativity
and open-mindedness of play.' "