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Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Foxhole Court by Nora Sakavic
Price: Free! Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Neil Josten knows signing with the Palmetto State Foxes is a fatal mistake. After eight years on the run he ought to have better survival instincts, but one of his new teammates is a friend from his old life. Neil left him once; he can't walk away a second time. The longer he stays the faster his past catches up with him, but maybe Neil's finally found someone and something worth fighting for.
Gold Medal Threat by Michael Balkind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,060. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 7 reviews)
When Casey and Johnny overhear assassins discussing “taking out” an Olympic gymnast just prior to the Olympic Opening Ceremonies, they team up with Chelsea and Samantha, and attempt foil the crime. Suspense, action and lots of fun combine as the team puts their lives in harms way to identify and stop the assassins, before it’s too late.
The Raven King by Nora Sakavic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Book 2; follows The Foxhole Court. The Foxes are a fractured mess, but their latest disaster might be the miracle they've always needed to come together as a team. If Neil can get through Andrew's personal barriers, they might have a fighting chance this season, but Neil is running out of time. Riko is intent on destroying Neil's fragile new life, and the Foxes have just become collateral damage.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe by Mark Wirtshafter
Price: Free! Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
Game of Sails by Carol Newman Cronin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Casey Morgan can almost taste the medal she’s going to kiss, once she gets to the Olympics. But what if achieving her childhood goal means kissing Spencer Harding first?
Hank Butterfield by David Seller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Hank is the luckiest unlucky guy you are likely to meet.Born into a less than ideal environment he grows up amidst social and professional adversity trying to fashion a life and career for himself.From lucky break to unlucky fall, Hank's story is a fascinating one as we follow the twists and turns with amusement and anticipation to see whether he will realize his dream of winning the championship.
Playing the Baseball Card by Wilson James
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Sports(5.00 from 1 review)
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
More Than 44 by Phil Wohl
Series: High School. Price: Free! Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sports hero feels the pull from his home town and leaves a successful career to give back to the people that gave him so much. Old friends are reunited and new relationships are forged in this coming-of-age novel.
Coop by Jack Teeter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball(5.00 from 1 review)
Matt Cooper was once a high school baseball coach who stood up for the things he believed in. Prevailing against long odds, he led his team to a Georgia state championship. A tragic accident cost him everything—his career and even his voice—he hasn't spoken for seventeen years. Now, at long last, his grandson Billy gives Coop a reason to stand tall and coach again.
Ivy Dreams by Jill Eisnaugle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports(5.00 from 1 review)
It is the bottom of the ninth inning in Game 7 of the 2014 World Series at Chicago's Historic Wrigley Field. With two on and two out and the Cubs trailing award-winning veteran pitcher, Leon Chapman and his Boston Red Sox, the Chicago Cubs' and their fans' dreams of ending the ballclub's century-plus old championship drought rests on the shoulders of a GIRL?
Ode to Pete Rose by Samuel Cisneros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,850. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports(5.00 from 1 review)
In his own mind, Marvin Foley is the greatest Little League baseball player in the world...but in order to prove it, he must first become an All Star and then take his team to the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. However, no team from Italy has even won the Transatlantic Tournament to win the right to represent Europe in the LLWS. Marvin aims to change that...
Church of Golf by Spencer Stephens
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
'Church of Golf' is the funny and touching story of a broken man who finds that the way back is religious devotion to the study of golf.
The Last Cup: Hockey, Life, Lord Stanley and the Toronto Maple Leafs by Larry Swatuk
Price: Free! Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships(5.00 from 1 review)
Jack is 80 years old. He’s just suffered a heart-attack while playing shinny down at the local arena. Jack’s wife, Mary, is on a Middle East peace mission and cannot be reached. Jack’s nephews Logan and Andrew play for the Toronto Maple Leafs who are in the finals for the first time in 70 years. Will Jack survive? Will Mary bring peace to the Middle East? Will the Leafs win the Stanley Cup?
Shredded by Karen Avivi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Literature » Sports(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Drop into the world of rule-breaking, gravity-defying girls who shred riding freestyle BMX. More than a girls’ sports book or a BMX biking book, Shredded is a motivating push-your-limits story that takes on feminism, friendship, sexism, and sibling rivalry. “Shredded is the holy grail of young adult fiction. This book is absolutely perfect.” – San Francisco Book Review (5 stars)
The Legend of League Park by Amy Stilgenbauer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports(3.67 from 3 reviews)
In a sport like baseball, it can be hard for a girl to make her mark. Just don't count Gioia and Audrey out just yet.
The Fly Caster Who Tried To Make Peace With the World by Randy Kadish
Price: Free! Words: 83,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Literature » Sports(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Making peace with the world, sooner or later most of us have to. But how? Ian Mac Bride's way begins in 1909 when he watches a fly-casting tournament and dreams of becoming a great fly caster. But soon Ian experiences personal tragedy, and then is appalled by the slaughter of World War I. Torn by grief, Ian loses faith in the world - until, almost by accident, he finds a way to come to terms.
Fame, Love, and other Lessons by Jo Frances
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(3.00 from 1 review)
Jamie Cameron is only a college freshman when she begins a first-love relationship with Chase Reston, the star on their school's basketball team. Within a year, Chase has been signed to an NBA team and Jamie catapults from the obscurity of being his girlfriend to a model and media darling in her own right.