Books tagged: sports

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Score! (A YA Romance Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
16 year old Dinesh Ansari has a problem. His friend, Tamara Larkin, is avoiding him because she misunderstood an offhand comment he made after school. When a mutual friend offers to help the student team assistant and the star point guard for the JV girls basketball team get together after their next game, he agrees. Will he finally reveal his true feelings for her?
I am a Dirty Immigrant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Riots, revolution, invasion, this island boy thought he had experienced everything, that is until he migrated to the Kentucky mountains. Blacks, he could not understand, whites, well that mountain twang was another language to him. From state to state, big city to little towns being slapped by culture shock as he tries to assimilate.
Jenny's Race
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Games
Jenny's Race is a 22 page picture book for ages 4-8. It is an original and uniquely illustrated story about a third grader who dares to believe in herself and defies the odds against her. The story is simple with an inspirational message about working hard and believing in your abilities enough to try.
Super Bowl Word Scrambles - The Big Game - Over 65 Word Jumble Puzzles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
If you like the Super Bowl, Football, and Word Scrambles, this ebook is for you. Give your brain a workout today and try to unscramble words with the Super Bowl theme.
A Circus Without Elephants: A Memoir
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,530. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Maralys Wills unwittingly becomes the ringmaster of an eight-sport family—a troupe of five boys and a girl that discovers joy and laughter in offbeat creations like double decker bicycles and primitive hang gliders. Thanks to the kids, she soars to 2,000 feet on a tandem hang glider, plays tennis with Dinah Shore, and appears on Family Feud. When tragedy strikes she must find the courage to go on.
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.
The Walk On (part 2)
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Shawn Tanner saga continues. 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.
Attack of the Flying Squirrel People!
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving
An award winning, comedic essay on the insane sport of wingsuit flying. It explores the history of the sport, the direction it's moving in, and the questionable sanity of its participants.
Unadvisable Enthusiasm: The Origin and Demise of Sports
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sports, created after the American Civil War as an outlet for young men, was honorable. One day, a "winner" shouted at "losers." The sports race was on. So was the downward path.
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.