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The Thin Line - The Short Story Of A Runner
Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
(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.
失踪球拍之谜
Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
夏日,海水,清风拂面,天气宜人。故事讲述了人生的弧线:从向着高处上升的那一刻开始,交汇于开始下降的那一点。恩佐.贝蒂奈利用他出色的隐喻手法,通过乒乓球,把我们带入了一个神奇的境地。 Daniele Tombolini
The Overarm Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A tale of action, suspense, romance...and a dog learning the front crawl
The Rookie (Flash Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Every game played with your child has the potential to become a lifelong memory. The Rookie is a flash fiction piece (just over 500 words) based on a childhood memory.
Le mystère de la raquette perdue - Ping-Pong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: French. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
Brian's Value Calculating Methods
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Essay » Business, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
Hedging Bets
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
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
Price: Free! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(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
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.
Making Spares: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: German. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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
Price: Free! Words: 5,910. Language: Spanish. Published: June 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
Light Tower Power
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
(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.
El León
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Baseball fans, has your team ever had a closer you just couldn't stand? Meet El León.
The Prospect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
"The Prospect" is a short story about the longing and passion for an unrealized dream. Austin Colt is a pitching phenom who struggles to adapt when his baseball career doesn’t go as planned.
Il mistero della racchetta perduta - Ping-Pong
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: Italian. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ci sono l’estate, il mare e il vento. E i venti sono quelli buoni, le brezze leggere. Il racconto parla della parabola della vita: la coglie nel punto in cui comincia a salire verso l’alto e la fa incontrare col punto in cui comincia a scendere verso il basso. Una magia possibile per chi sa raccontare, ed Enzo Pettinelli la racconta attraverso la straordinaria metafora del ping-pong.
Carl’s Hat Wins Marathon: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Literature » Literary
At age ninety-two, the last surviving player from Super Bowl XXI in 1987, Carl decides to win the New York Marathon or die trying. And that’s exactly what he does. In front of the world’s cameras, he crashes to the ground, finished. But his hat doesn’t stay finished. Runner after runner picks it up and relays it to the front-runners, where a battle of epic proportion ensues to get Carl’s hat acro
Goalie Interference
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Erotic, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Hockey goalie Tarah 'TJ' Elliot is too busy stopping pucks to go looking for love. When her friend Natalie sets her up through Madame Eve's 1 Night Stand service, she grudgingly agrees to go. Her ultimate fantasy comes true when Scott Alarid, one of the top scorers in the league, shows up at her hotel room. Hockey player TJ can't possibly spend a night with him, but Tarah certainly can.
Cool As A Cucumber
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
"He's as cool as a cucumber." It fit. Kenneth Cary Coulson was as calm and self-possessed as any rookie pitcher that I had ever seen. With the playoffs on the line, Cucumber was called to pitch. With his dad and his girl friend watching, Coulson calmly reared back and threw two blazing fast balls. What happened next shocked everyone, including me in the press box.
After the Great Muskie Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Please be advised that this is a short story (4,000 words). When his father loses his job, a young painter offers to take him fishing for muskellunge, a barracuda-like freshwater fish, at Big Eagle Lake, in Ontario, Canada. From the award-winning author of Gospel Truths; The God Machine; The Wave; The Wall Street Murder Club; Kiss Me, I'm Dead; and Confessions of a Teenage Body Snatcher.