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Book Title: Backstop: A Baseball Love Story in Nine Innings|
Date of issue: December 31st 2009
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The author of the book: J. Conrad Guest
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 393 KB
Edition: Second Wind Publishing, LLC
Read full description of the books Backstop: A Baseball Love Story in Nine Innings:Told in his own words during the seventh game of the World Series, Backstop chronicles his rookie year, finds romance, and reveals the heartbreak he endured in the aftermath of his adulterous affair. You'll cheer for Backstop as he plays the most important game of his career, haunted by the ghost of his father, and fights to win back the heart of the woman he loves more than the game.
Read information about the authorJ. Conrad's first novel, January's Paradigm, was published in 1998. Current Entertainment Monthly in Ann Arbor, Michigan, wrote of January's Paradigm, "Readers will not be able to put it down." He has two other novels based on the Joe January character, One Hot January and January's Thaw.
Backstop: A Baseball Love Story In Nine Innings, was nominated a 2010 Michigan Notable Book, while the Lewis Department of Humanities at the Illinois Institute of Technology adopted it as required reading for their spring 2011 course, "Baseball: America’s Literary Pastime".
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A Retrospect In Death portends not only a search for the meaning of life, but also seeks to determine why we are as we are: prewired at conception, or the product of our environment?
Set during the golden era of motor racing, 500 Miles To Go follows young Alex Król as he seeks love while making his dream to win the Indianapolis 500 come true.
A World Without Music is speculative fiction set against a backdrop of romance. Can a Gulf War veteran suffering PTSD leave behind his past to find the music that will make his life worth living?
His fiction and essays appear in various online and print publications; Google him.
A critic calls his work "Gritty, entertaining... real. Romance for the non-romantic."
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