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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.
Home Court Advantage
By Michael Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Steve Johnson is the new teacher at the tiny high school next to the Indian reservation, and as a result, he can't say no when his boss recruits him to help referee the upcoming varsity basketball game against Winnebago. Steve feels superior to the townies, who in turn feel superior to the 'Bago players and residents. By the end of the game, new lessons will be learned by all.
The Sport
By Francis W. Porretto
Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Fireballing pitcher Conrad Bearing seemed to have come from nowhere. A rookie free-agent at 37, he was almost unhittable, mowing down the American League's best hitters as if they were scarecrows propped at the plate. But he was more publicity-averse and reporter-shy than Greta Garbo at her worst. One reporter was determined to crack Bearing's mystery, whatever it might take.
Coming Home
By Anthony J Fuchs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
When the World Series is cancelled for the first time in 90 years, Mike Everett organizes a friendly pick-up game to get his baseball fix. But 42 innings into a deadlocked grudge-match, a fortunate accident is going to give him a new insight into the meaning of the game.
Head Shots
By Keith Brooke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
What if the paparazzi could read their targets' minds? Anna-Louise is a young and ambitious reporter, on the trail of an adulterous footballer, trying to hear through the mind noise to find out what he's really up to. Contemporary SF from an author described by Locus as belonging in "the recognized front ranks of SF writers".
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."
Backyard Brawl and The Final Competitor (Combined Edition)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe has signed up to be the champion of both the underground scene and the legit pro-boxing world’s number one, but to do it he has to fight the three best fighters in the illegal fighting world and live to talk about it. It is the hardest fight of Joe’s life and one which will decide more than just his future, but the future of boxing itself. (Two stories inside.)
Blood Manor and The Championship (Combined Edition)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe is a fighter in a world where violence is unlimited and death is a reality. Today he gets a deal he can’t refuse: Lord Thomson is offering $300 for a fight to the death at his mansion. Joe knows he can’t afford to refuse this one with a little daughter and not enough money coming in from his other fights. "A brutal story with edge." (2 stories combined.)
The Final Competitor (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Joe has one more fight to go and it is the monster that started all this. This man has been fighting his way through the world of boxing in the New World and he’s back for vengeance. This is Joe’s last fight. Look forward to an epic read you will not forget! (Contains an additional promo story.)
Backyard Brawl (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Joe has signed up to be the champion of both the underground scene and the legit pro-boxing world’s number one, but to do it he has to fight the three best fighters in the illegal fighting world and live to talk about it. It is the hardest fight of Joe’s life and one which will decide more than just his future, but the future of boxing itself. (Contains an additional promo story.)
The Championship (Uncivilized Action Boxing Series)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Joe is back and this time he’s going to take on the champ. He’s had a month of training and he couldn’t be more ready. Little does he know Lord Thomson has a surprise waiting for him that will change his life. Read on to find out about Joe’s biggest fan. (Contains Mage Series Promotional Story as well.)
Blood Manor (Uncivilized Boxing Action Series)
By Kenneth Guthrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Joe is a fighter in a world where violence is unlimited and death is a reality. Today he gets a deal he can’t refuse: Lord Thomson is offering $300 for a fight to the death at his mansion. Joe knows he can’t afford to refuse this one with a little daughter and not enough money coming in from his other fights. This is a fight to the finish where only one man will leave.
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.
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 Life of Riley
By Surtsey Ana Krakatoa
Price: Free! Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Jackie Riley has all of her hopes and dreams smashed in an instant. She's crippled for life. She must learn to live with it.
Give The Hippo What He Wants
By Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In the baseball league of the future, losing the World Series will get you the death penalty. Nobody cares if Thal Simoleon choked because of an opera-singing pink hippo that only he can see. Will the hippo's terrible secret lead to Thal's salvation? Or will he die in extra innings of the bloodiest high-tech basebrawl of all time? Only the hippo knows.
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.
Lacing up to Reality
By Maggie Clark
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Blackout Bettie's biggest menace is a clock she can't turn back, and a daughter who's near full grown. Is the encroaching sunset of this K-City Kink Sister's derby years going to ruin the time she has left, or will one killer practice reclaim her peace of mind?
Last Year's Hero
By Ian Thomas Healy
Series: Professional MotorCombat League, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
In a not-too-distant post-apocalyptic future, motorized combat has risen to the highest level of sport entertainment. Battledriver Linnea Reinert is the best of the best, having led her team to ten championships over nineteen years. But now, at 41, is she too old to come back for one more season?
Goal Fever
By Joseph Kehoe
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.