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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Iron Desire: The Legacy Of Notre Dame Football Coach Frank Leahy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
In the world of football, Frank Leahy was as important as Beethoven to music, Shakespeare to dramatic poetry, Michelangelo to sculpture. The life story of Notre Dame football coach, Frank Leahy, is one of fiery inspiration, humor, and unwavering determination. Leahy's philosophy and antics, both on and off the field, illustrate a model for greatness and the fantastic stuff of legends.
Playing the 'Son' Card
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Price: Free! Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Troy lost his father at age 9. Ever since then, he’s been steadily losing confidence in himself and his ability to make his way in the world. Troy is increasingly the target of bullies at school and he’s just hanging on. He hates school and socializing has become torture. Now age 12, he has one chance to change his life and start new. Will he meet the challenge or will he remain a victim?
Playing the Baseball Card
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
The Twentyfirsters
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An ex-federal agent scrapes out a living as a hired gun. A disgraced sports hero betrays his legions of fans. A group of industrialists possess abilities costing fortunes. Money and power are no defense from a man with a purpose: justice. THE TWENTYFIRSTERS by KekoaLake -- There's no such thing as safety in numbers.
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
Court of Honor
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,790. Language: American English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Sixteen-year-old Becky Walden dreams of becoming an all-state basketball player and finding a special boy to love. When she moves to a new school, she meets Matt McRae. He shares her love of basketball, but is reluctant to fight the small town politics tainting their high school. Can Becky lead her teammates to stand up for what's right? Will Matt fight with her or against her?
Killerbowl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Thirty years in the future, the ultraviolent sport of Professional Street Football, a phenomenally popular 24-four-hour-long athletic event, combines pro football with mixed martial arts and armed combat. On New Years day, quarterback T.K. Mann plays the most dangerous game of his life, the game known as……Killerbowl! This is the first novel by Gary K. Wolf, famed creator of Roger Rabbit.
Will the Soccer Star
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The last few seconds of the soccer game. The score is tied. Will does a fake and then shoots the ball to Roz, who scores. Roz and Will are heroes. At the next game, Will thinks the other team is talking about his twitching eye and rolling shoulder. They really are talking about the play he made with Roz. Will learns everyone has vulnerabilities. Kids who don’t get it need someone to talk to.
Into the Fire
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Series: The Fire, Prequel. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Four teens, Mom and Dad - the Allen family. Family life revolves around football and learning to work as a unit. Their ability to function is put to the test in Into the Fire.