Tiger: The Real Story

Unabridged Audiobook

Written By: Steve Helling

Narrated By: Kevin Kenerly

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: May 2010

Duration: 6 hours 44 minutes

Summary:

At twenty, Tiger Woods made his debut in a Nike commercial. "Hello, World," he said. "Are you ready for me?" The world was ready. His handlers kept a tight rein on the private superstar, carefully controlling his media coverage. Although everyone recognizes Tiger Woods, his true character has remained a mystery.

Tiger: The Real Story is the riveting story of this gifted athlete who tasted unprecedented success and fame. Using his storied golf career as a backdrop, it examines how the people closest to Tiger — an ambitious father, an ambivalent mother, and a starstruck wife — have shaped him into a complex and conflicted man. Central to the story is Tiger himself: how media hype and a sudden fall from grace have nearly destroyed his personal and professional life... and where he goes from here.

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  • Anonymous

    This book was interesting for Tiger fans and well written. It helped me understand some of the stories behind his decisions.

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