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Fiction » Literature » Sports
Diamonds Are Forever by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A chance encounter at a ballpark brings two schoolmates together for the first time in more than 50 years. Their lives have taken drastically different paths, but their meeting on a crisp spring day will forever link their fates.
Tuffer's Christmas Wish by Jean C. Joachim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Literary
When he turned eighteen, Tuffer Demson, pro football defensive lineman, had given up on getting his one special Christmas wish. At twenty-three it happened. One wintry day in Monroe, Tuffer’s wish was granted. He’d hoped it would bring peace to his life, but the outcome was completely unexpected.
Native to This Stream: Brief Writings About Fly-Fishing & the Great Outdoors by Paul Weidknecht
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Native to This Stream: Brief Writings About Fly-Fishing & the Great Outdoors is a chapbook collection of short stories, essays, and poems that lifts you from your chair and puts you on the stream ready to drop a fly three feet upstream of a rising trout.
Inside the Ride by Michael Hearing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Cody is just trying to make enough money as a professional bareback rider and bull rider to stay afloat – to keep from having to go back to that construction job he hates. That's why he and Bucky Fannon are wandering around the midway at the Tulsa State Fair waiting for the rodeo to begin later. And, as a result, they witness the accident at the Ferris wheel.
Hearts on Ice by Jami Davenport
Series: Game On in Seattle, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Drawn together by tragedy and broken apart by practicality, can two lost souls find each other again during a magical holiday season?
The Legend of India Vs Nigeria by King Koboko
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Sports
King kObOkO finally reveals the complete details of the players, people and powers involved in the legendary India vs Nigeria battle of 1970. This is the full story of how India humbled Nigeria 99-1 not in cricket, not in rugby but in football of all games! How Nigeria robbed India of victory with a thunderous golden goal. And how Nigeria has been haunted ever since by India's quest for revenge.
The Ball: A Philosophy on Football and Life by Paul G. Diamond
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
“Football isn’t about money, fast cars or beautiful girls. It’s not even about winning. Football is about you and the ball.” Malcolm McGovan, one of Scotland’s greatest players and one of the most successful managers in English Premier League history, talks about the game he loves and the one thing, above all else, that leads to greatness in football: Total and absolute focus on The Ball.
The Boxer (A Time Travel Story) by Jessie Jasen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,580. Language: American English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Jasen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Literature » Sports
The year is 3002. The human race is extinct. Androids walk the Earth. Julia, a famous android TV chef, travels 1,000 years into the future with a time machine. After the time jump, she undergoes a transformation where she becomes Alan, a boxer android ridden by OCD, who obsesses over numbers. Every Saturday night after the jump, Alan goes to a fight club in downtown Manhattan.
Les jumelles de Monsieur Luigi by Antoine Bello
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: French. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
Un jeune joueur de cartes du Missouri est engagé pour aider le champion du monde de sa discipline à conserver son titre à Las Vegas. Une nouvelle inédite de l'auteur d'Eloge de la pièce manquante et des Eclaireurs (Prix France Culture - Telerama 2009).
Crashing the Net by Jami Davenport
Series: Game On in Seattle, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. 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.
Shapers by W.M. Carver
Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Adventure » General
Shapers follows Blake, an old-school surfer from Venice, Ca, to Florida where he starts his life shaping and crafting surfboards. It is filled with descriptive content, and action. He's a little rough around the edges but you'll learn to like him.
Love at First Snow (Seattle Sockeyes) by Jami Davenport
Series: Game On in Seattle, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
This short story was originally published in 2012. Minor edits have been made to include it in the Game On in Seattle Series. Four years ago, NHL defenseman Blake Daniels lost his entire family in a floatplane crash. This Christmas a snowstorm and a small gray kitten will lead him to life, love, and a whole new shot at happiness.
Men Wore Hats by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The community of Monteray's suffering budget dooms the park's baseball diamond to demolition to make way for development. The community gives Mr. Harmon the task of informing Coach Boyle of the decision. Mr. Harmon's conversation with the aging, yet still powerful, coach proves a difficult one, for the the gap between the two men assign them each to a different time.
De amissi reticuli arcano by Enzo Pettinelli
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: Latin. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
LATIN: Anno septuagesimo ab Athletica Italica Consociatione constituta dr. Philippus Dragotto dicavit. ITALIANO: Dedicato al 70° anno dalla fondazione del Centro Sportivo Italiano – Dott. Filippo Dragotto
King Of Cups. The First Half by Alex Flyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Shy and young, Sarah dreams of working in a fashion magazine, but due to circumstances ends up doing what she never thought she would be doing. Not only she needs to find her way back, she also finds herself in the middle of the British football love drama, with a crazy champion title chase on top. And the Romeo and Juliet of the football world aren’t going to make her life any easier.
Ginger by Icy Rivers
Series: young adult. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Graphic Novel, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ginger, an artist, athlete, and amateur sleuth, learns a valuable lesson in honesty when her friend Ricky signs her up for a golf tournament.
O mistério da raquete perdida - Ping-Pong by Enzo Pettinelli
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Há o verão, o mar e o vento. E os ventos são bons, a brisa leve. A história fala sobre a parábola da vida: capta o ponto onde começa a subir até o topo e se encontra com o ponto em que começa a cair. Uma magia possível para quem sabe contar, e Enzo Pettinelli o conta através da metáfora extraordinária do ping-pong.
It's In the Cards by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Sports(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mark was giddy: not only was tomorrow his wedding day, but it was also Opening Day of the baseball season. To celebrate, he hunkered down with a box of forgotten baseball cards and was taken on a quick journey back to his childhood. He never expected that cardboard gold to afford him a lesson in fate, but that's exactly what he got.
Skiing with Santa (A White Cairns Ski School Short Story) by Roz Marshall
You set the price! Words: 4,760. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sandy is like the original Scrooge - he thinks Christmas is commercialised claptrap, and refuses to have any part of it. So it's like his personal nightmare when Ski School manager Jude tries a new marketing ploy, 'Ski with Santa' and he has to play a part he abhors. Will his naughty and nice pupils help this reluctant Father Christmas to face his ghosts and discover the quintessence of the season