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A Handicap of Shades
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Lyle Davenport golfs for memories instead of birdies. The old course's clubhouse has vanished. His arms and back turn too stiff for a graceful swing, and Lyle realizes more tee drives arc behind him than fly in front of him. Still, Lyle keeps to his weekly rounds. He shares tee-times with ghosts, and Lyle would never traverse the narrow fairways of his memory from the comfort of a cart.
Base Ball: Coming to the Show
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ten years in the minor leagues and finally called to the Majors. In nine chapters he connects his trip around the bases and what happens in the present, to stories from his past. Baseball is the dance of life where patience often becomes the possible. A book for those who love baseball and admire the tenacity of people who stay true to their dreams.
The Myth
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,950. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Beverley Young. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This tale will resonate with fishermen everywhere. From those first exhilarating twitches of a red-tipped float, to the camaraderie and friendship that a sport like angling can provide. Stan's fascination with water sees him begin a journey, and a passion, that will last a lifetime. As Stan and the carp journey through the years, the final outcome is in the balance as their paths eventually cross.
Ball Machine - The Inside Story of the Lies, Seductions and Sporting Triumphs of the Android Vitas Rodriguez
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Can an android win Wimbledon? Or the soccer World Cup? What about the heart of a beautiful woman? Built as a glorified ball machine, Vitas Rodriguez is the world’s most advanced android - strong, fast, tireless and smart. Equipped with the revolutionary quantum entanglement processor, he’s sentient, athletic, handsome, and unstoppable. He knows how to learn. And he loves to win.
ТАЄМНИЦЯ ЗАГУБЛЕНОЇ РАКЕТКИ
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Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: Ukrainian. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
На підставі досвіду свого власного життя, Енцо Петтінеллі, хотів пояснити на чому полягає мудрість, яка супроводжувала його у спортивній кар’єрі чемпіона настільного тенісу та людини з неповторною, багатою особистістю. Саме бажання переказати якесь повчання, змушує писати книги.
Shredded
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(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)
Coop
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: 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.
The Foxhole Court
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Price: Free! Words: 82,690. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 6 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.
The Godslayer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Godslayer is a journey inside of the mind of a professional athlete who competed at the highest level but lost everything in the process and takes a rather unique look inside of the world of Mixed Martial Arts.
Gold Medal Threat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,060. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(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 Thin Line - The Short Story Of A Runner
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
A runner pushes himself to edge of his own limits in the pursuit of the "thin line" of perfection. However, he ends up discovering there is also a thin line between sanity and success.
No Guts, No Glory!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In 1974, little Stancil College’s basketball program was about to fade into oblivion after years of failure, until assistant coach Charlie Nash came up with an idea how to put them back on the college basketball map.
失踪球拍之谜
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Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
夏日,海水,清风拂面,天气宜人。故事讲述了人生的弧线:从向着高处上升的那一刻开始,交汇于开始下降的那一点。恩佐.贝蒂奈利用他出色的隐喻手法,通过乒乓球,把我们带入了一个神奇的境地。 Daniele Tombolini
L'Américain. Leven en dood van de Franse wielrenner Pascal Basclas
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You set the price! Words: 35,850. Language: Dutch. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Het is 9 juli 1998, vooravond van de Ronde van Frankrijk. In Sarreguemines aan de Frans-Duitse grens wordt oud-wielrenner Pascal Basclas aangehouden na een anonieme tip aan het gerecht. L'Américain is een fictieverhaal dat zich binnen gekende feiten ontwikkelt. Het stelt vragen omtrent schuld en rechtvaardigheid op scherp. Verplicht leesvoer voor elke wielerfan en -hater.
The Overarm Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A tale of action, suspense, romance...and a dog learning the front crawl
The Rookie (Flash Fiction)
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Every game played with your child has the potential to become a lifelong memory. The Rookie is a flash fiction piece (just over 500 words) based on a childhood memory.
Le mystère de la raquette perdue - Ping-Pong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Il existe l’été, la mer et le vent. Et les vents soufflent en notre faveur, les brises sont légères. Le récit parle de la parabole de la vie: il la saisit au point où elle commence à monter vers le haut et la fait rencontrer avec le point où elle commence à descendre vers le bas. Une magie possible pour qui sait raconter, et Enzo la raconte à travers la métaphore extraordinaire du ping-pong.
Baby Grand Opportunity
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,440. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Formerly titled Baby Grand III: The Big Time. Kevin Johnson lands a deal to drive professional football player Andy Baldacci’s full-size, high-powered late model stock car. But in the shadows, using a shrewd corporate scheme, another company takes control of the team and Kevin, their real objective.
Baby Grand Conspiracy
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Formerly titled Baby Grand II: The Conspiracy. With help from his grandparents, plus Desiree and hers, Kevin Johnson prepares to launch his racing career in a Baby Grand, formidable little cars two-thirds the size of the NASCAR ones they resemble. They're doing it on the sly so as not to stress-out his on the brink of divorce parents, which is causing him a little stress of his own.
Baby Grand Legacy
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,870. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Formerly titled Baby Grand: The Beginning. In this first episode, boy meets girl. They are smitten, but her mother hates him. Even his own father, if he really is his father, accuses him of inappropriate behavior, so they are forced to sneak around. When he is sent away for the summer, they already have another secret rendezvous planned.