The Front 9 Nine books about golf and golfers Stay out of the rough with these nine titles celebrating one of Scotland's greatest contributions to the sporting world 1. A Month of Sundays John Updike 2. Golf in the Kingdom Michael Murphy 3. Spikes Michael Griffith 4. Train Peter Dexter 5. Sims F. Paul Wilson 6. Skinner's Round Quintin Jardine 7. Driver Tim Southgate 8. The Green Troon McAllister 9. The Great Gatsby F. Scott Fitzgerald Tags: sports, outdoors View the discussion thread.