Books Days of Grace A Memoir by Arthur Ashe Paperback, 352 pages, Random House, List Price: $5.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleDays of GraceSubtitleA MemoirAuthorArthur Ashe Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary The late tennis champion, activist, and AIDS victim remembers his experiences in the segregated South of his youth, his triumphs on the court, his family and religious life, and his struggle with his disease. Reprint. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Days of Grace Three Books... These Three Gentleman Jocks Rock At Writing September 19, 2011 Many athletes have reputations for being obnoxious, overpaid and rude. But there's another kind of sportsman, and it's the one that author Jon Reiner emulates. He calls it the "gentleman jock" and he recommends books written by three of them.