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Vampire in the Outfield
By Walter Knight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,980. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A young man who just wants to play baseball in the major leagues ends up going to some questionable extremes to get his wish. A humorous look at baseball, vampires, and the Evil Empire (the New York Yankees) in a future where scouts will sign just about anybody – human or otherwise – if they can hit and play ball. (Complete novella. Last half contains promo bonus material for other books.)
Hanging In There
By Paul W. Silver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Who grasps a star redeems mankind.
The Walk On (Part3)
By Rick Laird
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 21,480. Language: English. Published: October 6, 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.
FISTITUDE - Five Lessons For Leading Any Team to Success
By Sean Glaze
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 30,170. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
This team leadership book focuses on a men’s basketball team that finds itself struggling through a dreary and uninspired season when their coach is called away. Enter a mysterious janitor, who accepts the reins of the team and becomes a wise mentor to them, sharing a series of five lessons that inspires an unlikely leader to emerge as a catalyst for their success.
The Tenth Hole Bridge
By Andy Wilkinson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Bobby Lambert has been offered the deal of a lifetime. To be the world’s best at something he loves. But the cost is high … very high.
The Walk On (Part 1)
By Rick Laird
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
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; stars on the Gridiron and becomes a trusted friend. Shawn allows the reader to experience with him a determination in life. Overcoming life's obstacles, pitfalls and what it means to Walk On.
Das Geheimnis des verlorenen Schlägers - Ping-Pong
By Enzo Pettinelli
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: German. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
In dieser Erzählung finden wir Sommer, Meer und Wind: gute Winde und leichte Brisen. Ein Gleichnis des Lebens, von seinem Anfang an bis zu einem Höhepunkt und dann wieder abwärts: ein magischer, starker Zauber mit sicherer Hand von Enzo Pettinelli anhand der einzigartigen Metapher des Tischtennis erzählt.
Skiing With God
By Jill Murphy Long
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In Heaven, there are 8,143 ski resorts. Ski enthusiast Joy heard rumors Heaven offered every type of skiing ever imagined and after skiing with God—that’s her job now, she knows these tales to be true. Part Zen, part Catholic, part fantasy, and part true, Skiing With God will keep skiing and its memories alive—especially when winter is months away or where snow is many miles down the road.
Takedown
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Andy doesn't want to be at the tournament, yelling at his young wrestlers until he loses his voice. He wants to spend his Saturday with Sarah, the older sister of his best wrestler, and find out why she thinks she needs time away. But he has to be responsible and do his job, despite the coldness filling him with each match.
Famepunk: Part 1: US Open 1987
By Liz Mackie
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Famepunk is a fast-paced, funny novel set in a fictional version of women's professional tennis history. The story opens in New York at the 1987 US Open, where a brash, yellow-eyed local unknown has just toppled a tournament favorite in an early round. On the trail of the mystery girl's story, reporter Ellen Nagoya discovers a world of danger, desperate tragedy, and love.
SuperEgo
By Julia Wurz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,020. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Stylish, successful, and king of the soundbite, Vincent Dupont is Formula 1’s team boss extraordinaire. For Kate Ellison, landing the job as press officer for Dupont F1 is career gold. But in a world of colossal egos, Machiavellian politics, and a well-informed and omnipresent media, is Vincent's cold-blooded approach her only recourse?
Dreams and Baseball (All Nine Innings)
By Reagan Rothe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,730. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by Black Rose Writing. 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.
Anasazi Runner: a novel of identity and speed
By Jeff Posey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sean, a gifted runner, inherited only one thing from his mother, a mysterious carved amulet with three haunting faces. He doesn’t understand why, but when he carries it, he runs faster and feels closer to his unknown ancestors. With the help of the amulet and his former high school running coach, he begins to train for an audacious attempt to make history.
Fist
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Jack lost his big fight in pro-boxing years ago. Now he’s part of a bloodier sport: One with no gloves and no mercy. Jack’s last chance has come and he’s ready. Today he will climb the next notch in the ladder to the champ or end up a bloody mess in the emergency room.
World Series, A Cub Fan's Adventure, Book One: Evers
By John Petroff
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Evers is a lifelong Cub fan. He and his brothers are named after Cub players and unfortunately share "The Curse" that follows the team: they never win anything. Evers enters a contest to win a position with the Cubs. Can he break The Curse? Can the Cubs break The Curse? Follow Evers on a Cub fan's adventure and see if he can unlock that savory but elusive brew called "Victory".
Rookie Sensation
By Ian Thomas Healy
Series: Professional MotorCombat League, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Sketcher Stevens is a minor-league battledriver superstar, given a chance to play in the Big Leagues. Can he perform up to his reputation when his life is on the line behind the wheel, or will he just be one more burnout in the arena? Another tale of the Professional MotorCombat League and a sequel to my story "Last Year's Hero."
Breakaway
By Reid Alan
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Can a woman play professional hockey with the men? Neither diminutive nor dainty, Ekaterina aims to prove she can. She just needs the establishment to see past its preconceptions and give her the chance. The longer and harder she fights, a strange thing starts to happen. Her cheering section expands beyond her immediate family and keeps growing.
The Orbury Way
By Phil Churchill
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 '51 Rocks
By Matt Musson
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
Hank Butterfield
By David Seller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.