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Barcelonan Nights
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
British Properties, the pre-eminent scholar of Olympism, travels to Barcelona, Spain to enjoy the Olympic Games of 1992. He is there on assignment. He has real research to do. And he loves the Games and all they represent. But it’s his celebratory company that makes his trip the more memorable.
Champion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictional story about a character named Roman Lefthanded Losinski who struggles against great odds to achieve worthwhile goals.
A Dinger in the Bay
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Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A retired MLB pitcher finds love and redemption via a hurled can of humble soup. Refusing to obey signals cost him his career, once--but this time--a bean ball is exactly what's called for, and the signs all make sense. Making a hero often requires a "zero" to balance the equation.
Off Course (Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
When you're on for a birdie, watch for aliens in the rough. A 1500 word SF/comedy/golf story
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.
FISTITUDE - Five Lessons For Leading Any Team to Success
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
This team leadership book focuses on a men’s basketball team that finds itself struggling through a dreary and uninspired season when their coach is called away. Enter a mysterious janitor, who accepts the reins of the team and becomes a wise mentor to them, sharing a series of five lessons that inspires an unlikely leader to emerge as a catalyst for their success.
The Sport
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Fireballing pitcher Conrad Bearing seemed to have come from nowhere. A rookie free-agent at 37, he was almost unhittable, mowing down the American League's best hitters as if they were scarecrows propped at the plate. But he was more publicity-averse and reporter-shy than Greta Garbo at her worst. One reporter was determined to crack Bearing's mystery, whatever it might take.
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.
Coming Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
When the World Series is cancelled for the first time in 90 years, Mike Everett organizes a friendly pick-up game to get his baseball fix. But 42 innings into a deadlocked grudge-match, a fortunate accident is going to give him a new insight into the meaning of the game.
Head Shots
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
What if the paparazzi could read their targets' minds? Anna-Louise is a young and ambitious reporter, on the trail of an adulterous footballer, trying to hear through the mind noise to find out what he's really up to. Contemporary SF from an author described by Locus as belonging in "the recognized front ranks of SF writers".
Backyard Brawl and The Final Competitor (Combined Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe has signed up to be the champion of both the underground scene and the legit pro-boxing world’s number one, but to do it he has to fight the three best fighters in the illegal fighting world and live to talk about it. It is the hardest fight of Joe’s life and one which will decide more than just his future, but the future of boxing itself. (Two stories inside.)
Blood Manor and The Championship (Combined Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe is a fighter in a world where violence is unlimited and death is a reality. Today he gets a deal he can’t refuse: Lord Thomson is offering $300 for a fight to the death at his mansion. Joe knows he can’t afford to refuse this one with a little daughter and not enough money coming in from his other fights. "A brutal story with edge." (2 stories combined.)
More Than 44
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Price: Free! Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sports hero feels the pull from his home town and leaves a successful career to give back to the people that gave him so much. Old friends are reunited and new relationships are forged in this coming-of-age novel.
0-200, $3M
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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.
The Final Competitor (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe has one more fight to go and it is the monster that started all this. This man has been fighting his way through the world of boxing in the New World and he’s back for vengeance. This is Joe’s last fight. Look forward to an epic read you will not forget! (Contains an additional promo story.)
Backyard Brawl (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Joe has signed up to be the champion of both the underground scene and the legit pro-boxing world’s number one, but to do it he has to fight the three best fighters in the illegal fighting world and live to talk about it. It is the hardest fight of Joe’s life and one which will decide more than just his future, but the future of boxing itself. (Contains an additional promo story.)
The Championship (Uncivilized Action Boxing Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Joe is back and this time he’s going to take on the champ. He’s had a month of training and he couldn’t be more ready. Little does he know Lord Thomson has a surprise waiting for him that will change his life. Read on to find out about Joe’s biggest fan. (Contains Mage Series Promotional Story as well.)