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Shallow Water Blackout: A short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
An epic short story tale of ego and obsession in the world of blue water hunting. Landlubber Wesley is out of his element as his friend Damien seeks to break the world spearfishing record for black marlin.
The Woman in the Zebra Hat: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sue has always dreamed of being the woman in the zebra hat. From her very first Derby, she fell in love with the sights, sounds, and fashions of women in the grandstand. The Woman in the Zebra Hat is an inspirational short story about family, dreams, love, and self-discovery. It's the perfect lunchtime read, short and sweet, and will have you laughing, crying, and feeling uplifted.
راز راکت گم شده - پینگ پونگ
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Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: South Azeri (Perso-Arabic script). Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
تابستان است و دریا و باد، باد هایی نرم و نسیم هایی ملایم. داستان این کتاب، تعریفی از مسیر ِ زندگی است که آن را، در نقطه ی فراز گرفته و در نقطه ی فرود با آن دیدار می کند. برای کسی که توانایی ِ داستان سرایی داشته باشد ، جادو یی است ممکن که انزو پتینلی بوسیله ی استعاره ی درخشانی از پینگ پونگ به بیان آن پرداخته است.
Mutamenti
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Price: Free! Words: 41,970. Language: Italian. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Nel secolo scorso la società ha subito un radicale cambiamento di usi e costumi. Il libro è il racconto di questa trasformazione vista attraverso gli occhi dell’autore che narra di una bellissima avventura sportiva compiuta con il ping-pong.
The Raven King
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(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.
Swimming for Pride
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Price: Free! Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This emotional short story tells itself through the correspondence of fictional college swimmer Blake Wemberly after being informed his school plans to cut its varsity swim program. Blake and his teammates learn -- and teach -- a life lesson about coping with change and disappointment. The story is inspired by true events.
Ode to Pete Rose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,850. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: 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...
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,660. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
"Dumb Guys" — Hunting, in a small town, and other tales of The Great Westerly Midwest
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The fall is a beautiful time of year. Some say, the best. For some it's time to die, at the hands of dumb guys out in the woods. For some, killing is how they have a good time, "enjoy the outdoors." Robert S. Thompson heard one time about some hunters getting killed by another hunter and one hunter going to jail. Well, that's a good start, says Robert.
Linehan Saves
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Series: Sean Linehan, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The year is 2020. China has sentenced corrupt soccer players and officials to death in a crackdown. The world body sends Seán Linehan to save them. As usual, Linehan has his own agenda: no girls, art or money this time. He wants to be good. But China strews his path with temptations. Dark Future, good reading.
Hanging Lies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,310. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Legacy Ridge is a gated Eden that is home to an assembly of newly minted millionaires and one the most magnificent golf courses ever built. However an unscrupulous real estate developer has erected the entire community upon a foundation of deceit. When a brilliant young golfer appears on the scene, the rich residents’ closely held secrets and long buried lies are suddenly thrust into the light.
The Top Out of View
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
American high school football is a showcase for players' skills, a Friday night diversion, an energizing community-unifying activity. But there's more to it than that. Through a series of free verse poems, the author draws from his years of coaching to highlight scenes from a typical season that usually lie outside of public view.
Fourth and Goal- A Seattle Lumberjacks Romance
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Series: The Seattle Lumberjacks, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,630. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Struggling pro football wide receiver Derek Ramsey was once Rachel McCormick’s best friend and lover. She’s about to help him get back his game.
The Mystery of the Lost Racket - Ping-Pong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
There's the summer, the sea and wind. The winds are the good ones, the light breezes. The tale is about the parable of life: it starts when it is rising high meeting the point where it starts to go down. The charm is possible for who knows how to tell a story, and Enzo Pettinelli tells it through an extraordinary ping-pong metaphor.
Les secrets du lutin - Tennis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Quand on est petits on joue pour jouer. Dehors, à l'intérieur, peu importe. Le jeu est tout, un mélange d'émotions que l'on ignorait. On sue, on perd son souffle, la respiration devient courte, le cœur bat fort. Devant nous, il y a quelque chose qui s'ouvre en grand et nous voulons l'attraper, même si nous ne savons pas très bien ce que c'est.
Contract Year: a baseball novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,740. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
27 Stages
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Cyclist Federico Renard assists photographer Abigail White after she is caught up in a crash at a stage finish of the Tour d'Europa. When chance keeps bringing them together, a tentative romantic relationship begins to grow. If they give in, the cost could be too great – his place on the team and her marriage are both at risk – but it's difficult to hold back for the sake of coming out ahead.
Hank Butterfield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(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.
The Walk On (Part 1)
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Walk On is a three part story about Shawn Tanner. You will watch Shawn grow from boy to man. The reader will walk through the life of Shawn as he discovers his passions and loves; stars on the Gridiron and becomes a trusted friend. Shawn allows the reader to experience with him a determination in life. Overcoming life's obstacles, pitfalls and what it means to Walk On.
Тайна Утерянной Ракетки - Пинг-понг
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Price: Free! Words: 4,660. Language: Russian. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
«...Твоё тело единственное и неповторимое. Подобно и твой разум. Тоже самое происходит и с твоим стилем игры,когда ты попытаешься быть самим собой, противник никогда не сможет понять твой стиль игры». Думаю, что именно эти слова и есть послание этой маленькой книги «Тайна утерянной ракетки» Энцо Петтинелли.