Books tagged: baseball fiction

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Joy In Mudville
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
It's 1932 and a new star has risen from the east, arching toward Los Angeles. A man, woman and child set off by rail from Chicago to follow the star. Along the way they'll meet figures from the American imagination who make us the people we are today: Woody Guthrie, Clark Kent, Al Capone, Babe Ruth, and more. And when the three find their fates, the stars that guide us all will be forever changed.
El León
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Baseball fans, has your team ever had a closer you just couldn't stand? Meet El León.
Light Tower Power
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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.
The Pitcher
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Bobby played three years of Little League Baseball as a first baseman. He was now ready to move up to Pony League. The transition was going to be hard enough; however, because Bobby was left-handed, his new coach wanted him to become a pitcher. Follow Bobby as he faces the fear of failure and the challenges of learning a new skill.
Base Ball: Coming to the Show
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,140. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ten years in the minor leagues and finally called to the Majors. In nine chapters he connects his trip around the bases and what happens in the present, to stories from his past. Baseball is the dance of life where patience often becomes the possible. A book for those who love baseball and admire the tenacity of people who stay true to their dreams.
Ivy Dreams
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
It is the bottom of the ninth inning in Game 7 of the 2014 World Series at Chicago's Historic Wrigley Field. With two on and two out and the Cubs trailing award-winning veteran pitcher, Leon Chapman and his Boston Red Sox, the Chicago Cubs' and their fans' dreams of ending the ballclub's century-plus old championship drought rests on the shoulders of a GIRL?
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
Hack: Innings 1-3
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Price: Free! Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A foul-mouthed, old-school baseball manager discovers that he has liver cancer, and decides to worm his way into managing a Minor League team for one more year. Little does he know that his players are keeping secrets, some of which could shake the world of sports to its very core...
Hard Ball
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,020. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
“Hard Ball” is a short story that will appeal to young readers, ten through teens. The story about a female African-American athlete, Megan Wilkins, who has achieved recognition by leading her girls’ high school softball and basketball teams to state titles. Her senior year she sets a new goal: make the boys baseball team.
Boon Juster or The Reason for Everything
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 162,640. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Fly me to the moon? Not so fast! This darkly comic novel—featuring aging prep-school buddies, sexy broads, loony billionaires, a government “consultant” who handles the final delusions of “astronuts,” a politically incorrect family of fakers and fixers, and a cameo appearance by Babe Ruth—will leave you wondering if the Apollo program was where America went wrong. Was it just one big photo-op?