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Reader Reviews : Golf Instruction Books


There are tons of titles in the golf instruction book market, but which ones are best? Which ones are clearly written, well-illustrated, most helpful? Below you can find recommendations from other golfers - or you can add your own golf instruction book reviews to help your fellow golfers find the best books.

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Beginner Basics with a Focus on Setup, Stance

The greatest thing about this book is that it spells out, in excruciating detail, everything that golfers do wrong. Both during their setup and during their swing. And it spends a lot of time on the…More

Using Baseball Swing to Improve Golf

If swinging a bat is more natural for you than getting a hole in one, you've got to read this book. Priano gives you general concepts and step by step instruction that will free up your golf swing by…More

Runyan's Book on Short Game a Classic

The Short Way to Lower Scoring (compare prices) is one of the best golf instructional books ever published. Paul Runyan was a touring professional from the 1930s and '40s. He had a reputation of havi…More

Getting Trevino's Groove

Check over the last 70 years and talk to many instructors, they seem to all agree the best swing motions for consistant contact and accuracy where Ben Hogan, Moe Norman, and Lee Trevino. In this book…More

Review: Going Fore It In Golf and Life

Gil has a unique way of introducing his book. The game of golf is the main character. I was looking for a golf course and golf pro since retiring and came upon Winding Hills Golf Course in Montgomery…More

Golf Magazine's The Best Instruction Book Ever!

Recently retired, with a desire to get back into the game after a long break, I wanted a reasonably priced instruction book which would cover all the keys aspects of golf from practice to getting ou…More

The Slot Swing by Jim McLean

Acclaimed golf instructor Jim McLean, owner of the Jim McLean Golf Schools which include: Doral Golf Resort and Spa in Miami, PGA West in La Quinta, California, La Quinta Resort in La Quinta, Califor…More

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