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A Face in the Crowd

A Face in the Crowd

by Stewart O'Nan

The writing team that delivered the bestselling Faithful, about the 2004 Red Sox championship season, takes listeners to the ballpark again, and to a world beyond.Dean Evers, an elderly widower, sits in front of the television with nothing better to d...

Narrator: Craig Wasson
Published: 08/21/2012
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Diamond Ruby

Diamond Ruby

by Joseph Wallace

Seventeenyearold Ruby Thomas, newly responsible for her two young nieces after a devastating tragedy, is determined to keep her family safe in the vast, swirling world of 1920s New York City. Shes got street smarts, boundless determination, and one un...

Narrator: Lorna Raver
Published: 08/02/2010
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Calico Joe

Calico Joe

by John Grisham

JOHN GRISHAM is the author of twenty-four novels, one work of nonfiction, a collection of stories, and two novels for young readers. He lives in Virginia and Mississippi.

Narrator: Erik Singer
Published: 04/10/2012
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Shanks for Nothing

Shanks for Nothing

by Rick Reilly

rick reilly is the author of Missing Links, Slo-Mo, The Life of Reilly, and the New York Times bestseller Who’s Your Caddy? A senior writer for Sports Illustrated, he has been voted National Sportswriter of the Year ten times. He lives in Denver...

Narrator: Stephen Hoye
Published: 05/02/2006
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The Iowa Baseball Confederacy

The Iowa Baseball Confederacy

by W. P. Kinsella

Gideon Clarke is a man on a quest. He is out to prove to the world, as his father tried before him, that the world-champion Chicago Cubs traveled to Onamata, Iowa, in the summer of 1908 for an exhibition game against all-stars from the Iowa Baseball C...

Narrator: Grover Gardner
Published: 02/14/2014
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Just Too Good to Be True

Just Too Good to Be True

by E. Lynn Harris

“Steamy, funny, and real.”—The News & Observer“Harris is a great storyteller who knows how to tug on the heartstrings with wit and sensitivity.” —USA Today “Harris's books are hot, in more ways than one.&#...

Narrator: Mirron Willis
Published: 07/15/2008
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It Happened in Wisconsin

It Happened in Wisconsin

by Ken Moraff

2013 Winner — Amazon Breakthrough Novel — Award General FictionIn an America ravaged by the Great Depression, a talented but ragtag baseball team sets out to change the world. Barnstorming the back roads and dusty ballparks of the Midwest,...

Narrator: Dick Hill
Published: 10/22/2013
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The Fallow Season of Hugo Hunter

The Fallow Season of Hugo Hunter

by Craig Lancaster

From the bestselling author of 600 Hours of Edward comes the story of a boxer and a sportswriter whose fates are inextricably linked. Hugo Hunter, a would-be champion who never quite made it, is on his last legs. Thirty-seven years old, soft around th...

Narrator: Luke Daniels
Published: 11/01/2014
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Shanks for Nothing

Shanks for Nothing

by Rick Reilly

rick reilly is the author of Missing Links, Slo-Mo, The Life of Reilly, and the New York Times bestseller Who’s Your Caddy? A senior writer for Sports Illustrated, he has been voted National Sportswriter of the Year ten times. He lives in Denver...

Narrator: Nick Stevens
Published: 05/02/2006
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The Carriage House

The Carriage House

by Louisa Hall

For more than thirty years, William Adair' s faith in life was based on two indisputable principles: the exceptional good looks and athletic talents of his three daughters and the historical status of his family in their Philadelphia suburb. After suf...

Narrator: Alyssa Bresnahan
Published: 12/09/2014
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Loves Winning Plays

Love's Winning Plays

by Inman Majors

Inman Majors has built a reputation for crafting hilarious novels rife with satire. With Love's Winning Plays, he explores the big-money world of SEC football through the wide eyes of coach Raymond Love. Already knee deep in a Pigskin Cavalcade design...

Narrator: David Aaron Baker
Published: 05/20/2013
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The Kansas City Cowboys

The Kansas City Cowboys

by Johnny D. Boggs

Seventeen-year-old Silver King dreams of becoming a working cowboy. His mother, however, has pushed him to be a baseball playerand King certainly has the arm to be a star pitcher. When the National League forms a team in Kansas City in 1886, both moth...

Narrator: Traber Burns
Published: 07/25/2017
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