Books tagged: sports story

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Superfoot
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Adam Clarke just wants to play soccer. But since a leg injury left him lopsided, he can’t run. He can’t even breathe. His parents think he’s impossible, his sisters think he’s pathetic, his classmates think he’s a joke. Stuck in the slow lane with his grandfather, he makes unexpected discoveries. What he learns by putting himself in other people's shoes gets him back in the game.
Take Five
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Madeline Flowers is an angel, come to save a basketball team from financial ruin. Or is she? What lengths will she go to to get what she wants? Is there anyone who can stop her? Centred around a women's basketball team, this adventure story twists and turns with lies, crocodile tears and some fast action both on and off the court.
The Rivalry
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Price: Free! Words: 72,420. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
The Rivalry is the inspirational story of a typical high school student who becomes memorable once he steps on the basketball court. Pete Berman’s on-court wizardry also fuels his confidence in both social and scholastic settings. The story gives the reader insight into the mind of a teenager, and all of the complex and often primitive emotions of the high school experience.
Maid of the Silver Mist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Maid of the Silver Mist is Katerina's jousting name. Her family has been riding at the rings for generations. Kat's hesitant, however, about moving from the security of "Lead-line" into Novice-class competition, but when Leslie invites Gayle to enter the joust, Kat feels pressured. Her spirited horse, Thunder, presents challenges. Kat and Gayle's fierce rivalry nearly ends their friendship.
The Overarm Dog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A tale of action, suspense, romance...and a dog learning the front crawl
Hank Butterfield
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Hank is the luckiest unlucky guy you are likely to meet.Born into a less than ideal environment he grows up amidst social and professional adversity trying to fashion a life and career for himself.From lucky break to unlucky fall, Hank's story is a fascinating one as we follow the twists and turns with amusement and anticipation to see whether he will realize his dream of winning the championship.
The Orbury Way
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Series: The Orbury Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The future of the historic Orbury Golf Club hangs in the balance. Following the death of the old Earl, the Club Secretary struggles to keep it afloat as the modern world threatens to overwhelm it. Can the heir to the estate win the par 32 one hole challenge? Who is the rightful heir? Who is the father of the baby? Who stole the painting and just what is in that 70 year old letter...?
The Hacker (Volume One)
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Price: Free! Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This ebook compilation offers both the first 5 chapters of The Orbury Way (this sample is over 10,000 words longer than the samples offered online elsewhere) as well as bringing together all fifteen columns of 'The Hacker' that were written for the Surrey Hills League. They are reproduced in their full original format, rather than the reduced formats published online by Golf Monthly.
Underdogs: How Two Indian Athletes Beat the Million Dollar Arm and Became Professional Baseball Players
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
Baseball players come from Cuba, Korea, Japan...India? India is the least likely place anyone would expect a professional baseball player to come from, but one man saw potential, and gave two men a chance to prove themselves. After a strong display of athletics on the Indian television show Million Dollar Arm, two pitchers (Rinku Singh and Dinsesh Patel) were invited to America by the Pittsburg
Quando suona il gong
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,830. Language: Italian. Published: December 18, 2013 by Fuoco Edizioni. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Romanzo giallo ambientato nel mondo del pugilato degli Anni '70.