The Resource Slider, Patrick Robinson, (ebook)

Slider, Patrick Robinson, (ebook)

Label
Slider
Title
Slider
Statement of responsibility
Patrick Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Each summer, on the fields of glorious Cape Marlin, off the New England coast, the nation's best college players gather to play the most important baseball of their lives. Jack Faber is a young hotshot pitcher with an unhittable slider and a rocket for a fastball. He plays for the fabled Seapuit Seawolves and dreams of making the Big Show. But a new coach, the scowling Bruno Riazzi, a former pro catcher, resents the kid's celebrity status and decides to knock him down a peg or two. And he stops at nothing to make it happen. Humiliated, Jack loses his lifelong art, and with it his passion for the game, as well as, mysteriously, his ability to throw. A devastated Jack Faber is released from the St. Charles College roster. But the Seawolves coaches won't give up on him. They bring Jack back to Cape Marlin, determined to help him rediscover his lost talent. He finds himself again under the summer sun, coaches and old friends standing by him. But in the end it will be up to Jack. Based on a true story, Slider celebrates the national pastime, a game that can break grown men's hearts -- as well as make them whole again
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1939-
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Robinson, Patrick
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Pitchers (Baseball)
  • Baseball players
  • Young men
  • Electronic books
  • New England
Target audience
adult
Label
Slider, Patrick Robinson, (ebook)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061752360
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11914001
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11914001
System control number
MWT11914001
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Slider, Patrick Robinson, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780061752360
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT11914001
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11914001
System control number
MWT11914001
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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