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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.
Fame, Love, and other Lessons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(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.
The Victors Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A lady golfer dreams of winning a men's tournament so she can compete in golf's premier event, The Victors. For her, nothing less will prove she's not the loser her mother once called her. Determined, yet doubting her own remarkable golf talent, she marries and caddies for a tour pro. But when a family crisis sidelines her from the tour, events push her to take on the guys herself.
Baseball Karma and The Constitution Blues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Baseball Karma & The Constitution Blues is a play-by-play, behind-the-scenes account of a woman learning about life, luck, love and superstitions during her youthful days as a ballgirl and front office representative for a top-level major league baseball team. This "ficto-memoir" scorecard is filled with intimate details...
Triker Christmas Two
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 40,530. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In Triker Christmas, one man’s death brings together a group of strangers. In Triker Christmas 2 the story of this group of people continues as life in Almeada goes on.
Brian's Value Calculating Methods
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Essay » Business
For Regular Horse Players, Novices and Know it alls. This includes tips to win at the track Still waiting fo your horse to come in. The bets are in don't bet on the color of the horse or the name. This book was witten by Brian and Rudy who worked together to give all people the ability to understand the Horse Racing. Been to the track and laugh at the people who yell at the horses.
What Memories Have You Made About The Hockey You've Played?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
This is one of those stories that any hockey family can relate to. A story that reminds parents and young athletes, to enjoy the moments that you're in of your chosen sport. You want to look back at the experience as the athlete and as the parent, with the fondest of memories. Done in verse. Please stop back and leave a review.
Johnson and Johnson: A Short Story about Athletics and Academics in College Sports
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Price: Free! Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Two unrelated men share the same last name, work on the same campus, and are driven by the same desire for professional success. One is a coach and the other is a professor. An ethical dilemma ensnares them both and threatens to derail their careers. Who will do the right thing? What is the right thing? All events are fictional, but the underlying issues are real and cause for reflection.
Hedging Bets
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Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ash's sister was one of those women who somehow always seem to connect with the wrong blokes. Harold was perhaps the cream of the crop as far as bludgers go, or more precisely, the bottom of the barrel. But when Harold comes up with a no-risk scheme to make some quick cash, Ash just can't say no.
Pitcher
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Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
William Hickok Farrell stood on the top step of the dugout and surveyed the meticulously curried infield. In moments, Will would pitch the most important game of his Major League career--game one of the World Series. From the moment he could hold a ball, Big Bill, his dad and coach, had pushed him to the be the best. Now, he was about to achieve his lifelong dream. Dad would be watching.
Basketball Gods: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.