'Sweetness And Blood' Highlights Unexpected Surf Spots Around The World (PHOTOS, POLL)

07/20/2010 06:42 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Michael Scott Moore's book "Sweetness and Blood: How Surfing Spread From Hawaii and California to the Rest of the World, With Some Unexpected Results," (it was published May 25) chronicles, you guessed it, the unusual rise of surfing in unexpected places (think Morocco, Germany) as well as its origins around the world. A travel book at heart, it tells the tale of the place where it all started.

READ excerpts from the book here:

Surfing The World: Hot Spots With History
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