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Punchdrunk
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ex-welterweight contender Johnny Mullane can hook off the jab with either hand and recite Shakespeare while backpedaling from an opponent. But he can’t stop drinking. Facing a hungry Mexican slugger half his age, Mullane begins his comeback. Recalling the teachings of his venerable departed trainer, Mullane discovers new meaning in his life.
The Prospect
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
"The Prospect" is a short story about the longing and passion for an unrealized dream. Austin Colt is a pitching phenom who struggles to adapt when his baseball career doesn’t go as planned.
The Victors Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A lady golfer dreams of winning a men's tournament so she can compete in golf's premier event, The Victors. For her, nothing less will prove she's not the loser her mother once called her. Determined, yet doubting her own remarkable golf talent, she marries and caddies for a tour pro. But when a family crisis sidelines her from the tour, events push her to take on the guys herself.
失踪球拍之谜
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Price: Free! Words: 180. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: December 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
夏日,海水,清风拂面,天气宜人。故事讲述了人生的弧线:从向着高处上升的那一刻开始,交汇于开始下降的那一点。恩佐.贝蒂奈利用他出色的隐喻手法,通过乒乓球,把我们带入了一个神奇的境地。 Daniele Tombolini
The Woman in the Zebra Hat: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Sue has always dreamed of being the woman in the zebra hat. From her very first Derby, she fell in love with the sights, sounds, and fashions of women in the grandstand. The Woman in the Zebra Hat is an inspirational short story about family, dreams, love, and self-discovery. It's the perfect lunchtime read, short and sweet, and will have you laughing, crying, and feeling uplifted.
The Legend of League Park
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,570. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
In a sport like baseball, it can be hard for a girl to make her mark. Just don't count Gioia and Audrey out just yet.
Game of Sails
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Casey Morgan can almost taste the medal she’s going to kiss, once she gets to the Olympics. But what if achieving her childhood goal means kissing Spencer Harding first?
Goal Fever
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010 by You Come Too Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A player who won't let his dream die. A mysterious old man with a heartbreaking secret. And soccer, the game they love. Soccer the way it should be played and lived--with blood, sweat, and tears. A book Ray Hudson would appreciate.
Backfield in Motion
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Series: The Seattle Lumberjacks, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Mackenzie Hernandez is about to learn star running back Bruce “Bruiser” Mackey is more than just a pretty face.
This One Belongs to the Reds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Is Baseball about winning? Or is it about something else? Author Joseph Shaw tells a story of generations linked together to America's past time.
Dreams and Baseball (All Nine Innings)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 141,730. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A baseball story. Inspired by Leslie "Tex" Aulds, Walt Rothe, and Ryan Rothe. 1999 was a year unlike any other for Jeff Hartes. He met the love of his life, experienced surreal, life-like dreams, and lost so much in a single, Triple-A season of baseball.
Helmets Do Not Expand With Heads
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Have you ever wondered what NFL players were actually thinking between plays? With so many suffering head injuries, it's a shame that helmets don't expand with heads... this would surely help them think more clearly...
オリンポスのたまご Eggs of Olympos
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 400. Language: Japanese. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
「オリンピックっておもしろいんだ」――金メダルを獲った選手の物語はたくさんある。 でも、オリンピックに出ることができなかったあの選手にもこんな物語はある。 スキャンダルにまみれた選手にもこんな物語はある。 スポーツを愛する者、それぞれの短編物語。
A Minor Case of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When minor league baseball comes to White Sands Beach, not everyone welcomes the club. Birders are upset by the location of Sand Skeeter Ballpark, but will they resort to murder to protect the birds nesting areas? When a woman dies at the ballpark, during the final game of the season, tabloid reporter and amateur sleuth Cassie O’Malley finds herself on the case.
The '51 Rocks
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Price: Free! Words: 28,140. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Based on the true story of the losingest team in baseball. Batboy Bobby McRainey relates the day to day struggles of a last place ball club and whites only baseball. But, when the owner signs 5 Negro Leaguers and integrates Southern Baseball, Bobby discovers that even losing teams have immortal moments. "...perhaps a Denzel Washington movie in this novel" --Publishers Weekly
"Dumb Guys" — Hunting, in a small town, and other tales of The Great Westerly Midwest
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Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
The fall is a beautiful time of year. Some say, the best. For some it's time to die, at the hands of dumb guys out in the woods. For some, killing is how they have a good time, "enjoy the outdoors." Robert S. Thompson heard one time about some hunters getting killed by another hunter and one hunter going to jail. Well, that's a good start, says Robert.
Sticks - A Golfer's Tale
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A hacker stumbles on a set of golf clubs that change his game and his life.
De amissi reticuli arcano
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Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: Latin. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
LATIN: Anno septuagesimo ab Athletica Italica Consociatione constituta dr. Philippus Dragotto dicavit. ITALIANO: Dedicato al 70° anno dalla fondazione del Centro Sportivo Italiano – Dott. Filippo Dragotto
The Loss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A bittersweet story of a man remembering his late father.
Barcelonan Nights
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
British Properties, the pre-eminent scholar of Olympism, travels to Barcelona, Spain to enjoy the Olympic Games of 1992. He is there on assignment. He has real research to do. And he loves the Games and all they represent. But it’s his celebratory company that makes his trip the more memorable.