Magic Time

Magic Time

W. P. Kinsella

Mike Houle was once a faculty all-star moment baseman in his junior yr, who became down a fourth-round draft through the Montreal Expos simply because he desired to end his enterprise measure. yet in his ultimate 12 months at school, his commonplace fell from .331 to .270, his stolen bases went from forty-five to nineteen, and he was once stuck stealing 9 instances. His probabilities of being drafted dried up.

So while Mike's agent calls with a suggestion to play within the Cornbelt League in Iowa, he can't quite refuse--even notwithstanding he'll get a pitiful wage, need to paintings an afternoon task, and room with a neighborhood kin. Mike can also deal with the isolation of residing in Grand Mound as soon as he learns that he's a cinch to begin at moment base.

In truth, everything's going Mike's approach till he starts off to suspect that baseball isn't the single "game" being performed in Grand Mound. He's had a behavior of choking stressed in a good online game. whilst pressure mounts in his new domestic city, Mike has to accommodate his previous, the current, and his destiny besides.

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