AJ beat me to high praise for this new book by David Kinney -- "The Big One."
It's a terrific book and a great story -- frankly, I'm a much bigger fan of sports books that aren't necessarily about your typical mainstream sports. Good storytelling is good storytelling, and I think the best thing I could say is this:
Everyone should read one book about fishing as sports competition. This is that book. (Excerpt here, via Deadspin)