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Keeping Score
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,950. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Shannon’s 9-year-old son Sam wants to go out for travel baseball, Shannon learns the worst competition is off the field. It’s a crazy world of rigged try-outs, professional coaches, personal hitting instructors, and insane parents. As Sam tries to make friends, win games and get better, Shannon falls for a coach from a competing team… and tries not to become a crazy baseball parent herself.
K.C. At The Bat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
David W. Coleman's K.C. at the Bat is a fun, new, 2,800-word rhyming poem in an entirely original setting, but inspired by the classic 19th-century American verse, Casey at the Bat. It is designed for parents to read aloud to their young children, for children to read on their own, and (eventually) for children to read aloud back to their parents. Of course, it can also be enjoyed by adults!
The Jack Hammer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It was the height of the Cold War and America was in need of a distraction. And it came in the form of Jack Myles, who burst on the scene hitting home runs with such repetitive force that he became known as the Jack Hammer. But 27 years after his tragic death, new information is revealed, taking his family on a search from Russia to Arizona, all leading to a deadly showdown with the Jack Hammer.
51 Questions for the Diehard Fan: New York Mets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Test your knowledge with these hardball questions about your favorite team—all the sluggers, hurlers, and greatest moments in New York Mets history … 51 questions to challenge the diehard Mets fan.
Opening Fenway Park With Style: The 1912 Champion Red Sox
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
OPENING FENWAY PARK WITH STYLE: The 1912 World Champion Red Sox details the story of a season 100 years ago, the first season played at Fenway Park and the team that went on to win the pennant by a mile and fight to victory in one of the most thrilling World Series ever staged.
Nineteenth Century Stars: 2012 Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,090. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
With almost 150 years of baseball history, the stories of many players from before 1900 were long obscured. The Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) first attempted to remedy this in 1989 by publishing a collection of 136 fascinating biographies of talented late-1800s players. Twenty-three years later, "Nineteenth Century Stars" has been updated with revised stats and re-released.
Play Ball! The Story of Little League Baseball
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Robin Van Auken. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
By Lance Van Auken and Robin Van Auken Play Ball! is the remarkable story of Little League Baseball, from the first diamond in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to the playing fields of the world. On any given spring evening, 360,000 children around the world can be found on the dusty mounds and grassy fields of a Little League field. More than four million people play or volunteer.
Billy and the Gargoyles
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Billy has just moved to New York and feels very alone, until the gargoyles on his windowsill come alive. He soon learns that he has much in common with them, and soon feels he has a new family in his new home.
The 50 Greatest Red Sox Games: 2013 Edition
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,370. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Covering the history of the Boston Red Sox, The 50 Greatest Red Sox Games lets you relive the very best (and worst) moments dating back to 1903. From history-making plays to historic achievements, Cecilia Tan and Bill Nowlin recreate the suspense, excitement, and drama of every game on the list.
The Bottom of the Ninth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Written by a mother and daughter duo, Bottom of the Ninth is a collection of ten short stories that portray the darker side of baseball and its athletes. Stories include an owner who is willing to sell his soul for a better ballclub, a jealous husband who is consumed by the idea of his wife cheating on him, and a ballplayer on the verge of breaking a record is gunned down at the plate.