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Play Ball! The Story of Little League Baseball
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,120. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Robin Van Auken. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » History » Biography
By Lance Van Auken and Robin Van Auken Play Ball! is the remarkable story of Little League Baseball, from the first diamond in Williamsport, Pennsylvania, to the playing fields of the world. On any given spring evening, 360,000 children around the world can be found on the dusty mounds and grassy fields of a Little League field. More than four million people play or volunteer.
The Walk On (part 2)
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Stefan Pawlikowski. Categories: 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.
Attack of the Flying Squirrel People!
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Skydiving, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
An award winning, comedic essay on the insane sport of wingsuit flying. It explores the history of the sport, the direction it's moving in, and the questionable sanity of its participants.
Unadvisable Enthusiasm: The Origin and Demise of Sports
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Sports, created after the American Civil War as an outlet for young men, was honorable. One day, a "winner" shouted at "losers." The sports race was on. So was the downward path.
The Bottom of the Ninth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Written by a mother and daughter duo, Bottom of the Ninth is a collection of ten short stories that portray the darker side of baseball and its athletes. Stories include an owner who is willing to sell his soul for a better ballclub, a jealous husband who is consumed by the idea of his wife cheating on him, and a ballplayer on the verge of breaking a record is gunned down at the plate.
Stripped
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
An Amazon Best-Selling New Adult novel. Sometimes losing yourself is the only way to find yourself.
Going Long
Series: Waiting on the Sidelines, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
They fell in love in high school and found their way back to one another despite the odds. But can first loves really be forever? For Reed Johnson, the dream was always football. But then Nolan Lennox took over his heart. Is he willing to give up his first love just to keep his true love? Or will he be too late? Reed & Nolan’s story continues in "Going Long," sequel to "Waiting on the Sidelines."
Præstationskultur - Mental Management
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 44,790. Language: Danish. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
Præstationskultur - Mental management er en bog der gennemgår fejlene i dansk ledelelseskultur - både i sportens verden, men også i erhvervslivets. Der kigges grundigt og kritisk på de autoritære ledelsesteknikker og samtidig gives der alternativer i form af demokratisk og humanistisk funderede ledelsesformer.
Above all Else... Survive!: Nikki & Kenny Book 5
Series: The Pact: Nikki & Kenny, Book 5. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 120,350. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
For the past two plus years Nikki and Kenny have dedicated their life to helping others. They've opened a chain of sporting goods stores called Fighting Chance in hopes that keeping kids involved in sports they will stay away from alcohol and drugs. They've opened a security company in hopes of protecting the innocent. They've donated time and money to multiple foundations and charities.
Barney The Musical
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Gwubbins cannot resist the temptation to magically improve her sister's performance in a musical. But her magic goes wrong and she upsets Barney, a celebrity dog, who begins to doubt his talents as things descend into chaos. The actors sing, dance and howl - but they only make things worse. Gwubbins and the Wonky Wizard must put things right before the final curtain - will the audience even know?