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Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Twelfth Labor by J. B. Garner
Series: Three Seconds to Legend, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Hardened by the ring, Leilana Ito is a rookie wrestler no longer as she nears her goal: winning freedom from the Von Richters, mistresses of the wrestling world. The storm is fiercest before the calm and Leilana's most dangerous challenges lie ahead. Joined by fellow wrestler and newfound love, Dana Harding, and a motley band of allies, Leilana fights on to complete the Twelfth Labor!
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?
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.
Bracing the Blue Line by Lindsay Paige
Series: Bracing for Love, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Neil, Grant, and Winston are college hockey players and roommates in vastly different relationships that intertwine three stories into one. The guys must battle their issues, both past and present, while falling in love along the way.
The Opening Bell (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner
Series: Three Seconds to Legend, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Sports
When Leilana Ito, a rookie wrestler with an unknown past, and Dana Harding, the heelish veteran looking for one more bit of glory, meet in the ring, both of them are embroiled in corporate machinations, family rivalries, and the secrets of the past. When everything is put on the line, will Leilana and Dana rise to the challenge and find a path to victory? Revised edition!
The Cheat by Pat Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
World-renowned sports writer Pat Jordan has written a haunting novel that is an unflinching look at love, vengeance, and what drives us to do the things we do. "THE CHEAT," says Pat Jordan, is A FALSE SPRING grown up." The boy is now a man. His fears have been replaced by the realization that success must be sought and grasped, sometimes at the expense of others.
Learning to Fly by Misha Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Literature » Sports(4.00 from 1 review)
I won’t make the same mistakes my mother did at her age, are words Sophia Marshall lives by. A move out of state opens a whole new world to Sophie and her mom. Sophie soon learns that making the right choices is a struggle for every teen when they are learning to fly.
1917: The Perfect Game by JC MacQueen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Who knew that 2 self-realized wisdom masters would be brought together in 1917 for one of baseball’s most momentous games? In this historical fiction, it’s a madness of baseball, Einstein, World War 1, Sigmund Freud, Jim Thorpe, American racism, Longchenpa, President Wilson’s deception, awakened mind and romance, all swirling together in a dust devil of the most unique baseball game in history.
Rise by C.J. Lau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: Australian English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Maggie returns to her home town as a rookie Coach, thrust into a tournament where the price of failure is exile. Reunited with her best friend Cat. They meet fierce rivals, deal with the grief of sudden setbacks, and fight off attacks from an enemy in the shadows. In the end, there can only be one winner, and Maggie and Cat will risk it all to give their girls a chance.
Podium Finish by Beth Pond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Sports
With six months until the Olympic Games, 17-year-old Harper's fighting for the starting spot on Team USA Women's Hockey. But she runs a risky play at practice and breaks her knee, possibly ending her Olympic dream before it starts. 17--year-old Alex switches to ice dance from singles, but how can she skate her best if she can't trust her partner…or herself?
Fighting for the Edge by Jennifer Comeaux
Series: The Edge, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,120. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Ice dancer Aubrey London scoffs at romance. She’s focused on winning a medal at the upcoming Olympics and uses that as her excuse to avoid serious relationships. But when she and longtime friend Chris Grayden are thrown together, Aubrey questions everything she’s ever known about love, complicating her life both on and off the ice. Now she's got more to fight for than Olympic medals.
Set to Love by Jennifer Rae Gravely
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,740. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
The championship is her dearest desire, not love. Recently appointed girls’ volleyball coach at Keowee High School, Randi Sly spends the night with rival coach Blake Steele after getting sick from drinking too much wine. Rumors swirl as the two battle for the State crown.
The Orbury Way by Phil Churchill
Series: The Orbury Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The future of the historic Orbury Golf Club hangs in the balance. Following the death of the old Earl, the Club Secretary struggles to keep it afloat as the modern world threatens to overwhelm it. Can the heir to the estate win the par 32 one hole challenge? Who is the rightful heir? Who is the father of the baby? Who stole the painting and just what is in that 70 year old letter...?
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.
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...
G$$$$O$$$$L$$$$F Gentlemen Only Ladies Forbidden by A. J. SANCHEZ
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Historical » USA
A love story with various twists and turns with a surprise ending. A player in the game of golf set in 1963. A strong social commentary on the business of golf and the glass ceiling that has yet to be broken. A fragile human story of love and passion in the worldwide tour of golf.
Contract Year: a baseball novel by Bee Hylinski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,740. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Contract Year tells not only the story of a superstar's emergence in the key year of his baseball career, it presents the journey of a superstar's heart in the most pivotal year of his personal life and shows how the glory we seek is sometimes right under our nose.
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.
SuperEgo by Julia Wurz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,020. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Stylish, successful, and king of the soundbite, Vincent Dupont is Formula 1’s team boss extraordinaire. For Kate Ellison, landing the job as press officer for Dupont F1 is career gold. But in a world of colossal egos, Machiavellian politics, and a well-informed and omnipresent media, is Vincent's cold-blooded approach her only recourse?
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 7 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.