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King Of Cups. The First Half
By Alex Flyn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Shy and young, Sarah dreams of working in a fashion magazine, but due to circumstances ends up doing what she never thought she would be doing. Not only she needs to find her way back, she also finds herself in the middle of the British football love drama, with a crazy champion title chase on top. And the Romeo and Juliet of the football world aren’t going to make her life any easier.
The Cheat
By Pat Jordan
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
World-renowned sports writer Pat Jordan has written a haunting novel that is an unflinching look at love, vengeance, and what drives us to do the things we do. "THE CHEAT," says Pat Jordan, is A FALSE SPRING grown up." The boy is now a man. His fears have been replaced by the realization that success must be sought and grasped, sometimes at the expense of others.
The Mysterious Case of Shojiro Sano's Bats
By Ron Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The season has just started, and Inspector Yuni Ichihara loves his local baseball team. But when his phone rings one morning it puts him on a case that will send him to the darkest places of that love. Inspector Ichihara has faith in his team, you see? He has hopes for his city. But can he believe in himself?
The Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery)
By Troy Soos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Utility infielder Mickey Rawlings has joined Babe Ruth on the 1923 Yankees and is looking forward to playing in his first World Series. But when the body of a murdered bootlegger is found buried in the team’s new stadium, Rawlings is called in to investigate. This is the seventh in Troy Soos's acclaimed Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery series.
One Fine Summer
By Kevin Zahn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,340. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Years ago, some men got together and formed a Boys Club in a hard-working, hard-drinking, inner-city neighborhood in Baltimore, for the sole purpose of providing an opportunity for the local kids to play baseball. It was an effort that stood alone in an area of the city that needed it badly. It is my experience living there and coaching with them in the early 1980's that inspired this book.
O mistério da raquete perdida - Ping-Pong
By Enzo Pettinelli
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / General
Há o verão, o mar e o vento. E os ventos são bons, a brisa leve. A história fala sobre a parábola da vida: capta o ponto onde começa a subir até o topo e se encontra com o ponto em que começa a cair. Uma magia possível para quem sabe contar, e Enzo Pettinelli o conta através da metáfora extraordinária do ping-pong.
It's In the Cards
By Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mark was giddy: not only was tomorrow his wedding day, but it was also Opening Day of the baseball season. To celebrate, he hunkered down with a box of forgotten baseball cards and was taken on a quick journey back to his childhood. He never expected that cardboard gold to afford him a lesson in fate, but that's exactly what he got.
Fear of Falling (White Cairns Ski School, Episode 2)
By Roz Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A lost child and an approaching blizzard put White Cairns' ski instructor Fiona Easton in a life-threatening predicament. Can she overcome her fear of heights to prevent tragedy blighting her life again? "Fear of Falling" is the 2nd novella from the 'White Cairns Ski School' series about a Scottish snowsports school.
Skiing with Santa (A White Cairns Ski School Short Story)
By Roz Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Sandy is like the original Scrooge - he thinks Christmas is commercialised claptrap, and refuses to have any part of it. So it's like his personal nightmare when Ski School manager Jude tries a new marketing ploy, 'Ski with Santa' and he has to play a part he abhors. Will his naughty and nice pupils help this reluctant Father Christmas to face his ghosts and discover the quintessence of the season
Winter Arrives (White Cairns Ski School, Episode 1)
By Roz Marshall
Price: Free! Words: 18,640. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When her ski instructor husband is delayed from returning to Scotland, it falls to Jude Winters - creative graphic artist, mother and home-maker - to get the season started for ailing White Cairns Ski School. It's a challenge that's way out of her comfort zone. How can she turn things around and keep the wolf from their door until he gets back?
The Skater and the Saint (Book 2 of the Borschland Hockey Chronicles)
By D.W. Frauenfelder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by David Frauenfelder. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Flowering Branch of Borschland has bloomed after 300 years of dormancy! Who will receive the Branch's snow-white petals that confer immortality when brewed into a tea? Ice hockey star Sherm Reinhardt wants no part of guarding the Branch, but the rival Borschic saints of Light and Shadow assure him that only he-- along with his sister Cathy-- can keep it safe. Which side will he choose?
1917: The Perfect Game
By JC MacQueen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Baseball, America in turmoil, Jim Thorpe, World War 1 slaughter, Longchenpa, racism, Einstein, liquor music and reefer, President Wilson and government deception, Sigmund Freud, corporations bashing employees, wisdom, romance and awakened mind, all swirling together in a dust devil of the most unique baseball game in history. Return to Chicago 1917 as the Chicago Cubs host the Cincinnati Reds.
Suicide Plunge
By Philip Arnold
Price: Free! Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Billy Frank has just one goal in life; to restore his family honor by winning the most dangerous horse race of all, the Suicide Plunge. With little time to train and riding a horse that has just recovered from a serious injury, Billy figures he has nothing to lose..except his life. This high octane novel is a fast paced adventure that will keep the reader in suspense until the last page is turned.
Finishing Kick
By Paul Duffau
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A humorous peek inside one girl’s dream to guide her team to the winner’s podium, Finishing Kick takes an inspirational look into girls cross country. Callie finds herself holding the keys to the nuthouse when she agrees to be team captain of the cross country squad. She cares so much and tries so hard, you can't help but cheer her on as Callie and the team challenge powerhouse Fairchild Academy.
‘Brute’ Critical Thinking vs. ‘Mr Wham Bam’ Metaphysic – A Narrative Of A WCW Title Fight Held At Madison Square Garden, November 9, 1989
By B F Moloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A blow by blow narrative of the great blowoff between WCW’s two greatest rivals held at Madison Square Garden in 1989. Their feud has captured their country’s imagination for nigh on three years and tonight is the night a new champ in ‘Brute’ or the current champ in ‘Mr Wham Bam’ will be announced. But don’t rule out a draw.
Pay To Play Part II (Sex, Money, Drama & Football) Guess What Happens Next?...
By Charles Z. Higgi
Series: Never Say Never, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is a continuation of the Best-Selling book “Pay To Play (Sex, Money, Drama & Football)”. It's full of action, drama, romance and comedy. “Bad habits are hard to break!” Sometimes we learn from our mistakes or so we hope we do. Can we really say “Never” and mean it? Can Coach Joe overcome his demons of chasing money and women? Can he be faithful to one woman and will he ever coach again?
Rise
By C.J. Lau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,980. Language: Australian English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Maggie returns to her home town as a rookie Coach, thrust into a tournament where the price of failure is exile. Reunited with her best friend Cat. They meet fierce rivals, deal with the grief of sudden setbacks, and fight off attacks from an enemy in the shadows. In the end, there can only be one winner, and Maggie and Cat will risk it all to give their girls a chance.
Going Long (Football Romance)
By PJ Chase
Price: Free! Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Having grown up with an emotionally distant football coach for a father, the last thing Alyssa Stanton wants is to fall in love with a guy that's just like that. But when she meets a hunky and sensitive football player at college, she finds that she can't resist his charms and gives in to a temptation that will change her life forever. Also check out "Going Long 4 Book Boxed Set"
Podium Finish
By Beth Pond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
With six months until the Olympic Games, 17-year-old Harper's fighting for the starting spot on Team USA Women's Hockey. But she runs a risky play at practice and breaks her knee, possibly ending her Olympic dream before it starts. 17--year-old Alex switches to ice dance from singles, but how can she skate her best if she can't trust her partner…or herself?
Fighting for the Edge
By Jennifer Comeaux
Series: The Edge, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,120. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ice dancer Aubrey London scoffs at romance. She’s focused on winning a medal at the upcoming Olympics and uses that as her excuse to avoid serious relationships. But when she and longtime friend Chris Grayden are thrown together, Aubrey questions everything she’s ever known about love, complicating her life both on and off the ice. Now she's got more to fight for than Olympic medals.