1917: The Perfect Game
A novel available as a paperback at Amazon and an eBook at Barnes & Noble, Kindle, Apple, Sony, Kobo, Diesel eBook Store.
This is not a sports book retelling the historical account of the amazing baseball game of May 2, 1917. Rather this novel uses the game and its 100 year anniversary as a vehicle to delve into a wild tale of the wisdom nature of our mind.
On that date in history - May 2, 1917 - Two masters of major-league baseball pitching, Jim "Hippo" Vaughn of the Chicago Cubs and Fred Toney of the Cincinnati Reds, were brought together for one of baseball’s most momentous games.
That distinct game remains as the solitary mountain top of achievement among all of baseball's most hallowed records.
This spirited, humorous and freewheeling novel creates an enchantment beyond that history.
The author weaves a broad tale of awareness wisdom mixed into the turbulent times of 1917.
It is a bewitching tale that reflects America's madness about baseball, its passion, romance and heartbreak. The great Jim Thorpe, Einstein, Longchenpa, World War 1, Sigmund Freud, the madhouse city of Chicago, and President Wilson are swirling in a dust devil around the most unique baseball game in history.
This 100-year anniversary novel reawakens the dramatic year of 1917 as the Chicago Cubs host the Cincinnati Reds.
In the cacophony of the times, the two teams and the entire world are caught up playing - The Perfect Game.
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It is available online at Amazon