Of all the sports played across the globe, none has more curses, superstitions, or supernatural events like baseball, Americaas national pastime. While some of these can easily be explained, there are just as many that cannot. Field of Fantasies delves right into that superstition with short stories written by several key authors about baseball and the supernatural. Whether itas a frozen curveball, a robot pitcher, or fantasy outcomes (the Cubs winning the World Series!), these terrific stories are ones that fans of science fiction will enjoy, while fans of baseball will find strangely believable. Included in this wonderful anthology are stories from such prolific authors as: Stephen King Jack Kerouac Karen Joy Fowler Rod Serling W. P. Kinsella And many more! Never has a book combined the incredible events of baseball and science fiction like Field of Fantasies does. Whether youare a sport or science fiction fan, these stories will appeal not only to your fandom, but also to your appreciation and acceptance of the unknown taking place on the baseball diamond. If youave ever held a bat or glove in your hand (or just watched the game on TV), youall be enthralled by these terrific tales that range from the sandlot to the sold-out stadium.In this story from early in his career, Kinsella displays a wonderful sense of the absurd in a witty, gently mocking, study of ... said I deserved a rewardaI also had a straight Aaverage in Grade 11 and hadpublished myfirst short story that spring.
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|Publisher||:||Start Publishing LLC - 2014-10-14|