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Riker's Lot
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nine year old Tommy Ricker wanted a vacant lot to play a game that didn’t matter if he dropped a fly ball or struck out. He wanted to play without screaming parents and coaches. He couldn’t have known his desire would piss off some coaches and threaten big business who suggested a hit on Tommy. He couldn't have known his endeavor would result in his widowed mom finding a romantic friendship.
Christmas Break - Seattle Lumberjacks - Rookies
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Series: The Seattle Lumberjacks, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
As a college football star and a waitress stave off cold loneliness through one hot holiday break, a passion begins that will carry them both all the way into the NFL.
Shallow Water Blackout: A short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,150. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
An epic short story tale of ego and obsession in the world of blue water hunting. Landlubber Wesley is out of his element as his friend Damien seeks to break the world spearfishing record for black marlin.
The Woman in the Zebra Hat: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sue has always dreamed of being the woman in the zebra hat. From her very first Derby, she fell in love with the sights, sounds, and fashions of women in the grandstand. The Woman in the Zebra Hat is an inspirational short story about family, dreams, love, and self-discovery. It's the perfect lunchtime read, short and sweet, and will have you laughing, crying, and feeling uplifted.
راز راکت گم شده - پینگ پونگ
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Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: South Azeri (Perso-Arabic script). Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
تابستان است و دریا و باد، باد هایی نرم و نسیم هایی ملایم. داستان این کتاب، تعریفی از مسیر ِ زندگی است که آن را، در نقطه ی فراز گرفته و در نقطه ی فرود با آن دیدار می کند. برای کسی که توانایی ِ داستان سرایی داشته باشد ، جادو یی است ممکن که انزو پتینلی بوسیله ی استعاره ی درخشانی از پینگ پونگ به بیان آن پرداخته است.
Swimming for Pride
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Price: Free! Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This emotional short story tells itself through the correspondence of fictional college swimmer Blake Wemberly after being informed his school plans to cut its varsity swim program. Blake and his teammates learn -- and teach -- a life lesson about coping with change and disappointment. The story is inspired by true events.
"Dumb Guys" — Hunting, in a small town, and other tales of The Great Westerly Midwest
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The fall is a beautiful time of year. Some say, the best. For some it's time to die, at the hands of dumb guys out in the woods. For some, killing is how they have a good time, "enjoy the outdoors." Robert S. Thompson heard one time about some hunters getting killed by another hunter and one hunter going to jail. Well, that's a good start, says Robert.
Linehan Saves
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Series: Sean Linehan, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The year is 2020. China has sentenced corrupt soccer players and officials to death in a crackdown. The world body sends Seán Linehan to save them. As usual, Linehan has his own agenda: no girls, art or money this time. He wants to be good. But China strews his path with temptations. Dark Future, good reading.
The Top Out of View
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
American high school football is a showcase for players' skills, a Friday night diversion, an energizing community-unifying activity. But there's more to it than that. Through a series of free verse poems, the author draws from his years of coaching to highlight scenes from a typical season that usually lie outside of public view.
The Mystery of the Lost Racket - Ping-Pong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
There's the summer, the sea and wind. The winds are the good ones, the light breezes. The tale is about the parable of life: it starts when it is rising high meeting the point where it starts to go down. The charm is possible for who knows how to tell a story, and Enzo Pettinelli tells it through an extraordinary ping-pong metaphor.
Les secrets du lutin - Tennis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Quand on est petits on joue pour jouer. Dehors, à l'intérieur, peu importe. Le jeu est tout, un mélange d'émotions que l'on ignorait. On sue, on perd son souffle, la respiration devient courte, le cœur bat fort. Devant nous, il y a quelque chose qui s'ouvre en grand et nous voulons l'attraper, même si nous ne savons pas très bien ce que c'est.
The Walk On (Part 1)
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The Walk On is a three part story about Shawn Tanner. You will watch Shawn grow from boy to man. The reader will walk through the life of Shawn as he discovers his passions and loves; stars on the Gridiron and becomes a trusted friend. Shawn allows the reader to experience with him a determination in life. Overcoming life's obstacles, pitfalls and what it means to Walk On.
Тайна Утерянной Ракетки - Пинг-понг
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Price: Free! Words: 4,660. Language: Russian. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
«...Твоё тело единственное и неповторимое. Подобно и твой разум. Тоже самое происходит и с твоим стилем игры,когда ты попытаешься быть самим собой, противник никогда не сможет понять твой стиль игры». Думаю, что именно эти слова и есть послание этой маленькой книги «Тайна утерянной ракетки» Энцо Петтинелли.
Hillbilly Hunting: A Short Story
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
How do YOU feel about teaching a boy to shoot? HUMOR turns THOUGHT PROVOKING... when a young boy reluctantly agrees to go deep into the forest hunting with a strange but fascinating hillbilly family. What began as a routine family hunting trip turns into something very different. " A blend of the HUMOROUS & DEVASTATING~ Kirkus Reviews
Death At The Track, A Short Mystery ( Quit School! collection)
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
HAVE YOU EVER HAD GOOD INTENTIONS TURN DEADLY? Tagging along with his Uncle Tony, a young boy haplessly wanders into the world of toughs and bookies that live and work at trotting tracks. This short story is filled with memorable characters and tough realities. It is a timeless 'COMING OF AGE' story. "Similar in style to John Steinbeck...WELL WRITTEN and ENGAGING." ~ S. Harrold
Baseball A Short Story
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Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
An UPLIFTING, MUST READ about brotherly love. "BASEBALL is the perfect balance of salty and sweet. You love this kid... He's got perspective. He's got style. If you read this book and you don't hear that kid talking right to you, you're not listening. 'Cause he's right there, right in your ear, the whole time. Whatever it is Bennett did to create BASEBALL, I hope he does it again!" ~YoTeach
Pay To Play (Sex, Money, Drama & Football)
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Series: Never Say Never, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
In this breathtaking story, full of sex, drama, action, money and betrayal a football coach takes us on a journey. The coach is a hard working man who had good intentions to help his community by volunteering to coach little league football, but his good intentions are corrupted by greed, sex and money. Can we really say never and mean it ?
A Handicap of Shades
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Lyle Davenport golfs for memories instead of birdies. The old course's clubhouse has vanished. His arms and back turn too stiff for a graceful swing, and Lyle realizes more tee drives arc behind him than fly in front of him. Still, Lyle keeps to his weekly rounds. He shares tee-times with ghosts, and Lyle would never traverse the narrow fairways of his memory from the comfort of a cart.
ТАЄМНИЦЯ ЗАГУБЛЕНОЇ РАКЕТКИ
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Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: Ukrainian. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
На підставі досвіду свого власного життя, Енцо Петтінеллі, хотів пояснити на чому полягає мудрість, яка супроводжувала його у спортивній кар’єрі чемпіона настільного тенісу та людини з неповторною, багатою особистістю. Саме бажання переказати якесь повчання, змушує писати книги.
The Thin Line - The Short Story Of A Runner
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
A runner pushes himself to edge of his own limits in the pursuit of the "thin line" of perfection. However, he ends up discovering there is also a thin line between sanity and success.