Cover of: DOWNHILL LIES | Robert Mulshine


  • 408 Pages
  • 3.70 MB
  • English
1st Books Library
General & Literary Fiction, Psychological, Fiction / Psychological, Fiction - Psychological Sus
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11687425M
ISBN 101410722279
ISBN 139781410722270

Filled DOWNHILL LIES book harrowing divots, deadly doglegs, and excruciating sandtraps, The Downhill Lie is a hilarious chronicle of mis-adventure that will have you rolling with laughter.

Bestselling author Carl Hiaasen wisely quit golfing in But some ambitions refuse to die, and as the years passed and the memories of slices and hooks faded, it dawned on Carl that there might be one thing in life he 4/5().

The Downhill Lie by Carl Hiaasen is a great memoir about this fantastic authors golf life. InCarl Hiaasens journey with the game started in Florida. Mike Lupica, David Feherety, and Mark Leibo help Carl with his golf outings/5. One way to get better at hitting on downhill lies is with a drill that helps improve contact.

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Downhill lies aren’t nearly as fun as uphill lies as it’s a bit more awkward at address. The key these shots is to take less club than normal. With an uneven downhill lie, the slope will compress the club and actually deloft it at impact.

This effectively turns an 8-iron into an 7-iron and making it. DOWNHILL LIES. by Robert Mulshine. About the Book. This novel is about a series of murders and the impact of a dysfunctional upbringing on three brothers in Westchester, New York.

The oldest brother, Randy, is a very successful New York City investment banker; Tony, the middle child, is a homicide detective in San Francisco; and Derek, the Author: Robert Mulshine.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily DOWNHILL LIES book to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. With the ball below your feet: Lean back more to retain your balance on the downslope. Because you’re leaning back, you’re a little farther away from the ball; grip the club all the way to the end and use the whole length of the shaft.

For uphill and downhill lies, it’s a little different: The ball needs to go uphill: Because your left. Downhill Lies. From downhill lies, you should pay attention to the slope and set your shoulders, waist and knees parallel with the slope as well. Again, players tend to stand against the slope and set more weight on their back foot.

But this will cause more fat and top shots. So. Downhill lies will offer a few different challenges, and you need to adjust accordingly. Most players will tend to hit this shot heavy because they will strike the turf behind the ball.

Additionally, this lie will tend to “de-loft” the club, so you need to add loft to prevent the shot from going too far. Lies Lies Lies by Adele Parks is gripping and very dramatic until the last quarter of the book were everything seems to fall apart in the storyline.

Everything was so much over the top that I cringed every so often while reading the last pages. For me, things went downhill in the second part of the book.


Daisy was so passive and judgmental /5(). There are a few things we need to consider when confronted with a downhill lie. Even when struck perfectly, shots from these lies will tend to come out lower and run out more than shots from a flat or uphill lie.

The ball may also have a small tendency to go to the right, simply because our body weight is more likely. If you play a lot of hilly courses, you’re already familiar with uneven lies, including those of the downhill variety.

This tricky position—in which your leading foot is below your back foot. The Downhill Lie: A Hacker's Return to a Ruinous Sport, by Carl Hiaasen is an excellent book, whether you are familiar with Hiaasen's fiction or the game of golf.

In any event, you will probably enjoy this book. I was disappointed by Hiaasen's last piece of fiction, Nature Girl.

With this book, he redeems himself.5/5(6). Uneven Lies Tips Special — Part II: How to play uphill and downhill shots. By GolfTEC Digital. As the world leader in golf instruction and fact-based improvement, we know there are certain situations on the golf course just about every golfer on the planet struggles with.


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Publish your book with B&: Robert Mulshine. The Four Hill Lies - Uphill, downhill & sidehill lies. 6 Jan posted by peter Categories: Instructional, Uncategorized Comments: 0. Golf is never simple. We can spend hours on the driving range trying to find a reliable swing and, just when we get to the point where we have found something, we go out on the course and never get an opportunity to.

Originally drawn to the game by his father, Carl Hiaasen wisely quit golfing in But some ambitions refuse to die, and as the years–and memories of shanked 7-irons faded, it dawned on Carl that there might be one thing in life he could do better in middle age than he could as a youth.

PGA teacher Derek Nannen of Eagle Mountain Golf Academy in Scottsdale, Arizona shows how to handle those tricky uphill and downhill lies with a. Though it’s a short book, “The Downhill Lie” becomes skimmable at such moments. And while it brims with golf mania, it won’t woo the uninitiated into a love of the game.

Many players, especially beginners, actually find slight uphill lies easier to handle than flat lies. With your longer, less lofted clubs, it’s easier to launch the ball higher and get it up in the air.


When you’re in a situation with a more severe slope, there are a few things that we need to consider. The ball. A Downhill Lie, not your usual Hiaasen What did you like best about The Downhill Lie. What did you like least.

The book was entertaining, and the reading passably good. However, I rather expected the strange and tangential humor of the typical Hiaasen book, and it simply was not present.

School of Golf's Martin Hall shows you how to properly hit a golf ball on a downhill lie. Watch School of Golf Wednesdays at 8PM ET. When picking up a book simply titled Lies it was pretty safe to go into this one expecting not to trust anything or anyone. The story got off to a decent start that got my curiosity up right away.

Joe Lynch was traveling along with his son when they spot a mommy car but its not just any car that looks like it belongs to Joes wife but really her /5. Best-Selling Author Kaelin Tuell Poulin is giving her book away for FREE. Big Fat Lies: How Everything You've Been Told About Losing Weight is Full of Lies and the Truths That Helped Me Lose 65 Pounds Without Giving Up Pizza and Ice Cream.

Uphill, downhill and sidehill lies in a bunker can be some of the most challenging shots in golf. Brandle Chamblee along with PGA Instructors Joe Plecker, Jr. and Matt Kluck will demonstrate how to navigate them. DOWNHILL LIES. New York: 1st Book Library, First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Item # ISBN: Near Fine in a Near Fine dust jacket.

; Inscribed by Robert Mulshine. ; X X inches; pages; Original dust jacket protected by archival Brodart : $   This particular student had been having difficulty playing from downhill lies. We began working on his upper body motion, lower body stability, and setup tweaks.

By America’s birthday, he decided to update me on his progress. Let’s take a look at what our student, Zack, does correctly when hitting a mid-iron shot from a severe downhill lie. Lies Lies Lies: The Number One Sunday Times bestselling new domestic thriller from Adele Parks Kindle Edition For me, things went downhill in the second part of the book.

Daisy was so passive and judgmental through much of it and the story grew very dark. Many of the scenes with Daisy and her old acquaintance from her university years are /5().Down hill lies and up hill lies.

Here are the secrets to hitting great shots from these lies. Down Hill Lies: (Right Handed Players) -Set body and shoulders with the slope. This will place more weight to left foot. The tendency for most players is to lean into the hill either at address or d.Michael Breed, host of ‘The Golf Fix’ is on the range in Augusta to share his secrets on the downhill lie golf shot.

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