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Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Last Cup: Hockey, Life, Lord Stanley and the Toronto Maple Leafs by Larry Swatuk
Price: Free! Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships(5.00 from 1 review)
Jack is 80 years old. He’s just suffered a heart-attack while playing shinny down at the local arena. Jack’s wife, Mary, is on a Middle East peace mission and cannot be reached. Jack’s nephews Logan and Andrew play for the Toronto Maple Leafs who are in the finals for the first time in 70 years. Will Jack survive? Will Mary bring peace to the Middle East? Will the Leafs win the Stanley Cup?
Crashing the Net by Jami Davenport
Series: Game On in Seattle, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
As the Sockeyes hockey team opens their inaugural season in Seattle, Cooper finds himself minus a girlfriend and plus a surly teenage nephew. He enlists Izzy’s help to care for his nephew when he’s at away games. Neither of them wants their financial arrangement to turn back into a personal relationship, but love has a way of getting what it wants, no matter the circumstances.
First Plane Home by Jon Tait
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Sports
First Plane Home is the nostalgic story of young Borderer Andy Armstrong as he grows up over four World Cups following Scotland.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe by Mark Wirtshafter
Price: Free! Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
Game for Romance by Pamela Aares
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 321,080. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
From USA Today bestselling author, Pamela Aares, four captivating, full length romances about sexy sports heroes and the amazing women who challenge them to love.
Gang of Eight: The First Tee by Darby Winterhalter Löfstrand
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 158,830. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Eight men. One game. Twenty-five years. Life ... where friendship and golf intersect. This story, based on true events, will resonate with anyone who loves the game and cherishes those friendships made on, and off, the course.
Roughing the Passer - A PK Frazier Novel by Kevin Krest
Series: PK Frazier. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In the second installment of the PK Frazier series, the maligned sportscaster finds himself embroiled in a major financial controversy as he tries to jump start his career.Ultimately, he’s forced to turn to the people he thought he’d been able to leave behind, heading back to places and situations that he hopes will set him free to pursue his true passion.
Church of Golf by Spencer Stephens
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
'Church of Golf' is the funny and touching story of a broken man who finds that the way back is religious devotion to the study of golf.
Bracing the Blue Line by Lindsay Paige
Series: Bracing for Love, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Neil, Grant, and Winston are college hockey players and roommates in vastly different relationships that intertwine three stories into one. The guys must battle their issues, both past and present, while falling in love along the way.
The Opening Bell (2nd edition) by J. B. Garner
Series: Three Seconds to Legend, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Sports
When Leilana Ito, a rookie wrestler with an unknown past, and Dana Harding, the heelish veteran looking for one more bit of glory, meet in the ring, both of them are embroiled in corporate machinations, family rivalries, and the secrets of the past. When everything is put on the line, will Leilana and Dana rise to the challenge and find a path to victory? Revised edition!
Stories From Wrigley by Marcus Blake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,310. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This book is for every fan that has loved the Cubs and shared in the triumphs and heartbreaks of the team, for every fan that has wanted to know more about the Cubs history and shares in the faith that one day the Cubs will win the World Series again. As a lifelong Cubs fan Marcus Blake tells his passionate historical fictions story of the Chicago Cubs since 1906 as only a true fan can tell it.
30 Days Across America by Christopher Dwyer
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 107,500. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
After 22-year-old David tragically loses his parents, he and his high school friend Julio take a trip around America to see the world. Because for one beautiful month in 1994, the world came to America to celebrate its game: soccer. Follow David and Julio as they experience elation, loss, hilarity, and heartbreak, and sit in the stands with them as they go from soccer novices to aficionados.
The Evergreen in red and white by Steven Kay
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A novel about Rabbi Howell – the first Romani professional footballer. “diligently researched and affectionately written” – When Saturday Comes magazine. “A poignant love-story… a must for local history enthusiasts.” – Sheffield Senior Archivist. “A meticulous novel that brings social and football history to life in the form of a truly unique character from football folklore” – Scott McCabe, SUFC
Swing by Philip Beard
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Sports
John Kostka is three feet tall but larger than life, moving through the world on gloved hands and powerful arms as if on a set of parallel bars. Henry Graham is a ten year-old boy whose father has just left home for good. All they seem to have in common is their love of the 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates, but that is enough to begin a life-long friendship that enables both men to heal old wounds.
The Cheat by Pat Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
World-renowned sports writer Pat Jordan has written a haunting novel that is an unflinching look at love, vengeance, and what drives us to do the things we do. "THE CHEAT," says Pat Jordan, is A FALSE SPRING grown up." The boy is now a man. His fears have been replaced by the realization that success must be sought and grasped, sometimes at the expense of others.
The Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery) by Troy Soos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Utility infielder Mickey Rawlings has joined Babe Ruth on the 1923 Yankees and is looking forward to playing in his first World Series. But when the body of a murdered bootlegger is found buried in the team’s new stadium, Rawlings is called in to investigate. This is the seventh in Troy Soos's acclaimed Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery series.
One Fine Summer by Kevin Zahn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,370. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Years ago, some men got together and formed a Boys Club in a hard-working, hard-drinking, inner-city neighborhood in Baltimore, for the sole purpose of providing an opportunity for the local kids to play baseball. It was an effort that stood alone in an area of the city that needed it badly. It is my experience living there and coaching with them in the early 1980's that inspired this book.
Learning to Fly by Misha Elliott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Literature » Sports(4.00 from 1 review)
I won’t make the same mistakes my mother did at her age, are words Sophia Marshall lives by. A move out of state opens a whole new world to Sophie and her mom. Sophie soon learns that making the right choices is a struggle for every teen when they are learning to fly.
The Ashippun Trap by Doug Welch
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing firstname.lastname@example.org. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
From right field of the sparse Ashippun's Fireman's Park to the vacated County Stadium dugout of the Braves final Milwaukee home game in 1965, The Ashippun Trap takes readers on a wild nostalgic ride using a unique blend of baseball fiction and extensively-researched baseball fact.