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A Hundred Years (plus) of Solitude...
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Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A poem decidated to the Cubs and their North side fans in Chicago
In Front of Fifty Thousand Screaming People
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,450. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A baseball novel about an incredible pitcher, who comes out of the Kansas prairies to the Chicago Cubs. He can pitch them to a World Series victory. But strange event swirl around in his life, as he doesn't know that two Mafia Dons see him as a pawn, with an $80 million bet riding on his pitching.
Ed Holley Major League Pitcher From Kentucky
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Statistics
Ed Holley is a little known major league baseball player, who pitched from 1928-1934 with the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, and Pittsburgh Pirates. His best years, 1932-1933 were with the Phillies. In 2 seasons he won 11 and 13 games. My EBook covers Ed's major league and minor league seasons. It also discusses his ancestry, family, and marriage. I have used genealogy and newspaper records.
The Boston Bastard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
George Goldman is a life-long Red Sox fan. His favorite thing to do in life is go to Fenway Park and watch them play. This season look promising for the Sox. They look like they've put a World Series caliber team on the field. However, things don't go as planned. The Red Sox have to struggle for a playoff spot. Goldman ends up becoming a famous fan... for the wrong reasons.
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?
Love and Time & The Great Zim
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Like most of us, Joe Denton had compromised his way into middle age. Over all, he would say he was satisfied, except for the Cubs not winning the Series since 1908. Then he woke up in 1916 with a chance to live a different life, a new life. Would he make the same choices again?
Homicide 69
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It's the summer of 1969, and Chicago police detective Mike Dooley has his hands full. A mobster's girlfriend has been brutally murdered, and Dooley doesn't like the way the case is being stitched up. He's already got enough to worry about with a son in Vietnam and the usual spate of hot-weather killings, but this one is going to push his personal and professional ethics to the limit.
1917: The Perfect Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Who knew that 2 self-realized wisdom masters would be brought together in 1917 for one of baseball’s most momentous games? In this historical fiction, it’s a madness of baseball, Einstein, World War 1, Sigmund Freud, Jim Thorpe, American racism, Longchenpa, President Wilson’s deception, awakened mind and romance, all swirling together in a dust devil of the most unique baseball game in history.