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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.
Los chicos miran las Estrellas - Ping-Pong
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Price: Free! Words: 34,480. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
No es solo ping-pong o tenis de mesa. Es una aventura vivida por los niños, su manera de ser. El amor, la crueldad, la historia de grandes campeones de todo el mundo, estimula su creatividad. La historia ha sido escrita con el estilo de una novela. La historia es un hecho real. Sueños, realidad, objetivos, moral, búsqueda de uno mismo, estos son los ingredientes.
Making Spares: a short story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Take a juvenile delinquent bowling? Preposterous. Mr. Meyers put it out of his mind. But one day he found himself at the detention center offering to take a kid bowling. Reuben defied all expectations, especially his own.
Das Geheimnis des verlorenen Schlägers - Ping-Pong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: German. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
In dieser Erzählung finden wir Sommer, Meer und Wind: gute Winde und leichte Brisen. Ein Gleichnis des Lebens, von seinem Anfang an bis zu einem Höhepunkt und dann wieder abwärts: ein magischer, starker Zauber mit sicherer Hand von Enzo Pettinelli anhand der einzigartigen Metapher des Tischtennis erzählt.
El misterio de la raqueta perdida - Ping-Pong
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Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Entrar en contacto con otras personas, mejorar la autoestima, tener más confianza en uno mismo: son objetivos que se consideran “secundarios” en la actividad deportiva. Pero no es así: son el primer objetivo de la actividad de muchos clubes.
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.
Light Tower Power
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this short adapted from the novel The Mighty Roman, Roman Meister, a gargantuan former minor-league home run champ and manager of the sub-minor-league San Carlos Coyotes, takes his mighty bat THOR in hand to put on a show for his eighteen-year-old charges.