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It's Still Me

by Jeffrey John Eyamie
edition: Paperback
tagged: literary, sports, magical realism

Golf is the only way I know to control time. It happens in the millisecond of that focused backswing, right before the violence of intention.

When I escape time, I escape memory. In that way, golf is an alchemy. A magick. I am a practicing magician.

When James Khoury discovers that his prized golf memorabilia from some of Canada's best golf courses h …

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Game Changers Collection

Male/Male Sports Romance Stories

by Rachel Reid
edition: eBook
tagged: sports

All three of Rachel Reid’s scorching M/M hockey romances, now in one volume!
“This is a sweet, satisfying romance.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Tough Guy

Game Changer
Pro hockey star Scott Hunter knows a good thing when he sees it. When a smoothie made by juice bar barista Kip Grady precedes Scott breaking his on-ice slump, he’s …

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Dead Heat

by Benedek Totth, translated by Ildiko Noemi Nagy
edition: Paperback
tagged: coming of age, sports

“Let’s say it up front: reading Dead Heat, the Hungarian writer Benedek Totth’s first novel, is a shock ... [like] the cry of love and desperation flung out by a generation that’s finished before it can begin, before it can even reach maturity.”—Yann Perreau, Les Inrockuptibles

Adrift in testosterone and booze, teenage members of a compe …

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Shot Rock

by Michael Tregebov
edition: eBook
tagged: jewish, sports, black humor

When the smell of October's raked leaves gives way to that of morning frost, a mature Winnipeg man's fancy turns to thoughts of curling.

But this fall Blackie Timmerman has been hogging stones off the ice. His wife of twenty years Deirdre has left him; his precocious son Tino has moved out of the house and into political radicality, mentored by a r …

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Rag & Bone Man

A Novel

by Don Dickinson
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
tagged: literary, sports, urban life, coming of age

Set in London in the 1970s,Rag & Bone Man is a picaresque chronicle of a man trying to put his life back together. Hendershot is a Canadian who went to England to play professional hockey. Now that career is on hold, his battered body recovering from hockey games and street fights in the downtrodden back alleys of London. His roommate is a 70-year- …

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Heated Rivalry

A Gay Sports Romance

by Rachel Reid
edition: eBook
tagged: gay, sports, historical

Nothing interferes with Shane Hollander’s game—definitely not the sexy rival he loves to hate.

Pro hockey star Shane Hollander isn’t just crazy talented, he’s got a spotless reputation. Hockey is his life. Now that he’s captain of the Montreal Voyageurs, he won’t let anything jeopardize that, especially the sexy Russian whose hard body k …

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Game Changer

A Gay Sports Romance

by Rachel Reid
edition: eBook
tagged: gay, sports, historical

New York Admirals captain Scott Hunter takes his pregame rituals very seriously. In this case, it’s not just a lucky smoothie he’s craving—it’s the man who made it.

Pro hockey star Scott Hunter knows a good thing when he sees it. So, when a smoothie made by juice bar barista Kip Grady precedes Scott breaking his on-ice slump, he’s desperat …

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Searching for Terry Punchout

by Tyler Hellard
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
tagged: sports, literary

Adam Macallister's sportswriting career is about to end before it begins, but he's got one last shot: a Sports Illustrated profile about hockey's most notorious goon, the reclusive Terry Punchout-who also happens to be Adam's estranged father. Adam returns to Pennington, Nova Scotia, where Terry now lives in the local rink and drives the Zamboni. G …

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In the Cage

A Novel

by Kevin Hardcastle, read by Patrick Gates
also available: Paperback
tagged: crime, small town & rural, sports

A feared cage fighter in mixed martial arts, Daniel is closing in on greatness - until an injury derails his career. Out of work in his country hometown, Daniel slips into the underworld, moonlighting as muscle for a childhood friend turned midlevel gangster. While his wife works nights and his 12-year-old daughter gets into scraps of her own, Dani …

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