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Dossard 1112
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: French. Published: April 17, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Un monsieur Tout-le-monde qui devient triathlète. Un sportif du dimanche qui se rêve en champion. Un quadragénaire, pris dans les soubresauts de sa vie, qui tente de leur faire face par une voie pas banale. Un homme meurtri qui, pour rester debout, décide d’accélérer.
Red Foot Jesse
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Red Foot Jesse is a salute to thoroughbred horse racing and the Triple Crown. Geneticist Lute Rothfuss, mourning the death of his assassinated son, devises a plan to breed a spectacular race horse. The horse, Red Foot Jesse, bears an uncanny resemblance to a racing legend from the past. The path to the Triple Crown is rocky, with a strong challenge from a former friend's own gifted horse.
The Twelfth Labor
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Series: Three Seconds to Legend, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,270. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Hardened by the ring, Leilana Ito is a rookie wrestler no longer as she nears her goal: winning freedom from the Von Richters, mistresses of the wrestling world. The storm is fiercest before the calm and Leilana's most dangerous challenges lie ahead. Joined by fellow wrestler and newfound love, Dana Harding, and a motley band of allies, Leilana fights on to complete the Twelfth Labor!
A Tough Call
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,480. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
30 seconds and a gun is all that is needed to change more then one life A Tough Call is the true life story of Will Jones, a football player from the south side of St. Petersburg Fl. who earns a scholarship to play at Delaware State University.
Ride Every Stride
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
What if you ran away from your past to pursue your dream, only to have that same dream bring you face-to-face with the very demons you hoped to escape? For Jed Carver, the answer is simple—ride every stride until the dream comes true, no matter what obstacle he must clear. Come along for the ride as this mysterious, troubled young man overcomes adversity to achieve Canadian show jumping stardom.
Offsides
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,360. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“A tremendously funny and touching book. I really loved it.” —Diane Keaton Kerry Madden-Lunsford’s fresh, often hilarious, debut novel presents a bittersweet and unforgettable tale of adolescence.
The Last Cup: Hockey, Life, Lord Stanley and the Toronto Maple Leafs
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Price: Free! Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jack is 80 years old. He’s just suffered a heart-attack while playing shinny down at the local arena. Jack’s wife, Mary, is on a Middle East peace mission and cannot be reached. Jack’s nephews Logan and Andrew play for the Toronto Maple Leafs who are in the finals for the first time in 70 years. Will Jack survive? Will Mary bring peace to the Middle East? Will the Leafs win the Stanley Cup?
Crashing the Net
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Series: Game On in Seattle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,430. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
As the Sockeyes hockey team opens their inaugural season in Seattle, Cooper finds himself minus a girlfriend and plus a surly teenage nephew. He enlists Izzy’s help to care for his nephew when he’s at away games. Neither of them wants their financial arrangement to turn back into a personal relationship, but love has a way of getting what it wants, no matter the circumstances.
First Plane Home
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by RavenswoodPublishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
First Plane Home is the nostalgic story of young Borderer Andy Armstrong as he grows up over four World Cups following Scotland.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
Church of Golf
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
'Church of Golf' is the funny and touching story of a broken man who finds that the way back is religious devotion to the study of golf.
Bracing the Blue Line
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Series: Bracing for Love, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » New adult
Neil, Grant, and Winston are college hockey players and roommates in vastly different relationships that intertwine three stories into one. The guys must battle their issues, both past and present, while falling in love along the way.
The Opening Bell (2nd edition)
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Series: Three Seconds to Legend, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,260. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Leilana Ito, a rookie wrestler with an unknown past, and Dana Harding, the heelish veteran looking for one more bit of glory, meet in the ring, both of them are embroiled in corporate machinations, family rivalries, and the secrets of the past. When everything is put on the line, will Leilana and Dana rise to the challenge and find a path to victory?
Headshots
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young pitcher must make a comeback while protecting his family from Mafia hit men.
Stories From Wrigley
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,310. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
This book is for every fan that has loved the Cubs and shared in the triumphs and heartbreaks of the team, for every fan that has wanted to know more about the Cubs history and shares in the faith that one day the Cubs will win the World Series again. As a lifelong Cubs fan Marcus Blake tells his passionate historical fictions story of the Chicago Cubs since 1906 as only a true fan can tell it.
The Evergreen in red and white
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Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: British English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
A novel about Rabbi Howell – the first Romani professional footballer. “diligently researched and affectionately written” – When Saturday Comes magazine. “A poignant love-story… a must for local history enthusiasts.” – Sheffield Senior Archivist. “A meticulous novel that brings social and football history to life in the form of a truly unique character from football folklore” – Scott McCabe, SUFC
Swing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
John Kostka is three feet tall but larger than life, moving through the world on gloved hands and powerful arms as if on a set of parallel bars. Henry Graham is a ten year-old boy whose father has just left home for good. All they seem to have in common is their love of the 1971 Pittsburgh Pirates, but that is enough to begin a life-long friendship that enables both men to heal old wounds.
The Cheat
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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 Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery)
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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
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,370. 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.