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Football Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Football Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 7" X 4" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Graduation Day
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Andy and Gail were salutitorian and valedictorian respectively. Their task was to encapsulate 4 years of high school at graduation into a memorable 20 minutes. With a lot of soul searching, help from others, and the student body, the commencement speach became something no one would soon, or ever, forget.
Hank Butterfield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Sports, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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.
Sand Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Life is not a circle...it's a spiral. You come back to not where you were, but a place that has familiarity. Arny Woods' earliest and fondest memory was in playing soldiers in the sandbox in the back yard. He was too young to see the cycle return in high school, but the shock of combat at D Day opened his eyes.
Flawless Execution
Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Classic mystery set in the high-stakes world of pro football, from the master storyteller of sports and suspense. First published by Ballantine, FLAWLESS EXECUTION is now a quality ebook.... Who witnessed the murder of cocky, verbose primetime TV announcer George Hoagland? All of America, with sportswriter John Morris and his sassy companion Julia Sullivan. They're out to solve his electrocution.
Follow the Leader
Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The acclaimed mystery—finalist in Edgar Awards for best first novel—set in the world of pro golf, by a master storyteller of sports suspense. First published by Crown and Ballantine, it is now an ebook. The U.S. Open is panicked: after its TV host's suicide, the leader goes missing--with his putter. Reporter Morris doesn't think it's coincidence--or that the Atlanta police are pursuing it right.
Relentless Pursuit: Pete Rose's Self-Serving Quest for the All-Time Hits Record - 1983 - 1986
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
Baseball legend Pete Rose has been regarded as the game's "hit king", accumulating more hits than any player in history. Yet, there is an unsavory aspect to the manner in which he attained it. Serving as a player-manager for his final few seasons, he granted himself playing time he did not deserve in order to achieve it. Rose's record will forever be tarnished by the revelations detailed here.
The Business and Politics of Sports
Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,040. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
The Business an Politics of Sports contains over 100 of Evan Weiner’s columns that describe the power plays, players, media and political (federal, state and local) connections, which rule the 19 billion dollar a year business of sports. At the heart of Evan Weiner’s writing lies his belief that “it’s great to watch a game and report on it, but democracy deserves more
Point Guards, Playoffs and The Future of Football
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
A collection of eight sports essays that delve into some of the most important topics of sports right now. From football to baseball to basketball and more, there is something for every sports fan. Thoughtful, in-depth and even at times funny, Point Guards, Playoffs and The Future of Football is for any fan of sports today.
Replay: Murder
Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
AP reporter John Morris and his sassy companion Julia Sullivan get plunged deep into the petty secrets--and jarring violence--of a college town when the football team's QB is killed. In Morris' own hotel room. Legendary coach Harry Carr--hated by all, famous for success--asks Morris to help solve the crime. Morris & Sullivan risk everything to unravel it. Previously published by Ballantine Books.