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Dreams and Baseball (All Nine Innings)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,730. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A baseball story. Inspired by Leslie "Tex" Aulds, Walt Rothe, and Ryan Rothe. 1999 was a year unlike any other for Jeff Hartes. He met the love of his life, experienced surreal, life-like dreams, and lost so much in a single, Triple-A season of baseball.
Joy In Mudville
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
It's 1932 and a new star has risen from the east, arching toward Los Angeles. A man, woman and child set off by rail from Chicago to follow the star. Along the way they'll meet figures from the American imagination who make us the people we are today: Woody Guthrie, Clark Kent, Al Capone, Babe Ruth, and more. And when the three find their fates, the stars that guide us all will be forever changed.
Anasazi Runner: a novel of identity and speed
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sean, a gifted runner, inherited only one thing from his mother, a mysterious carved amulet with three haunting faces. He doesn’t understand why, but when he carries it, he runs faster and feels closer to his unknown ancestors. With the help of the amulet and his former high school running coach, he begins to train for an audacious attempt to make history.
World Series, A Cub Fan's Adventure, Book One: Evers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Evers is a lifelong Cub fan. He and his brothers are named after Cub players and unfortunately share "The Curse" that follows the team: they never win anything. Evers enters a contest to win a position with the Cubs. Can he break The Curse? Can the Cubs break The Curse? Follow Evers on a Cub fan's adventure and see if he can unlock that savory but elusive brew called "Victory".
Minor League Misfits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Walker City Silver Sox are not even close to being a team. They are in fact a collection of talented individuals, each of whom has a common goal in mind...to make it to the show. With that in mind, lace up those spikes, (if they still fit), dust off that ditty bag, and get your butt out there on the field with a bunch of misfits who are strapped with a girl for a second baseman.
Rounding Third
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,850. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Marisol is struggling to find her niche as a Latina newcomer in a small community. She acquires a series of successes but finds her position as a beloved softball coach under constant threat by the powers that be in the community. The consequences of "thinking like a woman," as one character says, force her to adjust her goals and dreams.
Winns and Losses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
NFL safety Marty Winn faces every parent's worst nightmare when his daughter Brooke is diagnosed with cancer. While winning on the field, away from football Marty and his family face the growing prospect of agonizing personal loss. As his family and his football team look to him for leadership, Marty learns that faith in God means accepting both wins, and losses.
A Really Good Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,110. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Really Good Day follows amateur golfer Scott Hanover as he has the most amazing day of his life. Along the way he converts a golf-hating sportscaster, saves a washed-up sports agent, and teaches a pretentious golfer the true meaning of sportsmanship. The whole journey almost comes to an end on the 17th hole but Scott makes the ultimate decision to put it all on the line with one miraculous shot.
The Albatross Rules
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The story of a town and a football team struggling for survival. Can a new coach, a new outlook and some unlikely recruits save the Albertville Albatrosses from forced merger with nearby Mt Logan? The Albatross Rules is a comic novel for lovers of sport in general and Australian Football in particular. It's the story of a town with a dream and a rich history that's worth fighting for.
Slotback Rhapsody
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 and represented by Christopher Harris. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
At 27 years old, undersized but talented Nick "Mouse" Morrison has yet to realize his dreams as a pro football player. After several unsuccessful training camps, Nick decides a minicamp in Detroit will be his last go-round. But success comes at a cost as he encounters the pitfalls--steroids, gambling, and much more--of being an athlete in today’s 24/7 idol-obsessed culture.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This is a story about international sports car racing; books like this can get horribly technical, so this one is, possibly uniquely, told from a team sponsor's perspective. To enjoy this book it helps if words like Ferrari, Corvette, Porsche and Lamborghini make you salivate, but it isn't actually necessary. It's a glamorous, exciting story with much going on apart from the racing
The Great American Pastime
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,280. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Imagine a modern day baseball All Star being sent back, not to the Minor Leagues, but instead to the 1950’s in order to learn to better appreciate America’s Pastime. Now, imagine that you, the true baseball “FANatic” were to learn how to better appreciate this game yourself. Please enjoy my "love letter" to the great game of baseball.
Breakaway
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Can a woman play professional hockey with the men? Neither diminutive nor dainty, Ekaterina aims to prove she can. She just needs the establishment to see past its preconceptions and give her the chance. The longer and harder she fights, a strange thing starts to happen. Her cheering section expands beyond her immediate family and keeps growing.
American Soccer Dream
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 203,620. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
American Soccer Dream is a work of fiction, a novel about the U.S. National Soccer Team achieving great success on the world stage in 2014. Follow the United States team as they work together to revamp the program to accomplish great things in Brazil.
Famepunk: Part 1: US Open 1987
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Famepunk is a fast-paced, funny novel set in a fictional version of women's professional tennis history. The story opens in New York at the 1987 US Open, where a brash, yellow-eyed local unknown has just toppled a tournament favorite in an early round. On the trail of the mystery girl's story, reporter Ellen Nagoya discovers a world of danger, desperate tragedy, and love.
Tuskers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
TUSKERS is an explosive combination of sci-fi, college football, humor, and satire that will keep you wondering seriously about the social impact of this highly emotional game we all follow so closely. Nebraska has not lost a game in 10 years, but today, on November 25, 2090, the last day of the Winning Decade, they play the hated Sooners who bring their own secret weapons to the stadium.
A Minor Case of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When minor league baseball comes to White Sands Beach, not everyone welcomes the club. Birders are upset by the location of Sand Skeeter Ballpark, but will they resort to murder to protect the birds nesting areas? When a woman dies at the ballpark, during the final game of the season, tabloid reporter and amateur sleuth Cassie O’Malley finds herself on the case.
Seams
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It all began in 1915 and would lead to the 1957 World Series. From the small town of Washington, Missouri would come Kyle “The Breeze” Cummings, who as a boy was a pitching wonder - only to have his career cut short by a gruesome accident on the mound. His life would change that day, as would his impact on the game he so loved.
Game of Sails
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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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?
Vampire in the Outfield
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,980. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A young man who just wants to play baseball in the major leagues ends up going to some questionable extremes to get his wish. A humorous look at baseball, vampires, and the Evil Empire (the New York Yankees) in a future where scouts will sign just about anybody – human or otherwise – if they can hit and play ball. (Complete novella. Last half contains promo bonus material for other books.)