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1 Dombo and Angel by jeff thomas

Man's wife reminises about their life together during his posthumus induction to baseball's Hall of Fame. An often humorous, always piognant look at the differances between his public baseball life and their private family life.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Romance
Tags: Romance, Humor, Drama, Baseball, Tear Jerker
Downloads: 1220| Votes: 105 | Score: 8.86
Size: 28KB | 5,517 words | Posted:

2 Georgia Moonrise by Mark Elias

A Georgia Moon Story (3)
Alex Jackson, an extremely quiet and shy kid, is recovering from a suicide attempt. As he starts high school he is faced with his most challenging task to date - meeting new people. For the first time, Alex must reach out and trust other people. Along the way he confronts more bullying, sports, and many other firsts. Will it all be too much, or will he find a strength he never knew he had?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Young Adult
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Drama, School, Baseball, Young Adult, Tear Jerker
Downloads: 14388| Votes: 90 | Score: 8.67
Size: 1758KB | 358,265 words | Posted: Concluded:

3 Georgia Moonbeams by Mark Elias

A Georgia Moon Story (1)
Alex Jackson is a small town Georgia boy who struggles, from a very early age, to make friends. His life is eternally changed when he meets his best friend, a new girl by the name of Allison Moon. When an argument threatens to take his family and only friend from him, Alex is pushed beyond his breaking point. Will he overcome his depression or succumb to it?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Young Adult
Tags: Coming of Age, Baseball, Young Adult, Tear Jerker
Downloads: 4860| Votes: 99 | Score: 8.58
Size: 512KB | 105,211 words | Posted: Concluded:

4 Play Ball! by Ernest Bywater

Due to family matters a teen boy moves to the USA, where he learns to play, and like playing, baseball. He works hard and enjoys his baseball. To him it's a fun sport, but he can't resist when they offering him good money to play professional baseball. However, there's one problem, few paid ball players are true professionals. He must choose between playing in a situation he doesn't like, or walking away from good money, and playing where he likes to play for the fun. 76,000 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Workplace, Rags to Riches, Sports, Baseball
Downloads: 11667| Votes: 357 | Score: 8.16
Size: 381KB | 77,525 words | Posted: Concluded:

5 Playing by Ear by Lumpy

Country Roads (1)
After spending his young life traveling with his musician father, Charlie Nelson has roots for the first time. Living with his mother in a small Appalachian town in western North Carolina, Charlie struggles to find his place in this new world, which isn't without challenges. Living in poverty, dealing with bullies, and having no friends, Charlie's new life is anything but a fairytale. If it were up to Charlie, he'd stay at home and play his guitar... but life doesn't always give us what we want

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: General
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Drama, School, Music, Rags to Riches, Baseball
Downloads: 9451| Votes: 120 | Score: 8.13
Size: 396KB | 79,723 words | Posted: in progress Updated:

6 My Longest Trip by jeff thomas

True story of a son and the beginning of the evolution of his relationship with his father from that of father/son to that of best friends.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Coming of Age, True, Baseball, Young Adult
Downloads: 796| Votes: 52 | Score: 7.75
Size: 5KB | 1,047 words | Posted:
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