Read ↠ Prospect [Book] By Bill Littlefield

Read ↠ Prospect [Book] By Bill Littlefield

Prospect
Like W P Kinsella s SHOELESS JOE and Michael Shaara s FOR THE LOVE OF A GAME, PROSPECT is a gentle, big hearted Kirkus Reviews novel steeped in the lore and mythology of baseball At its center stands Pete Estey, a lifelong baseball scout who finds himself divorced, retired, and prematurely consigned to a retirement home, where his only diversions are the nightly bal Like W P Kinsella s SHOELESS JOE and Michael Shaara s FOR THE LOVE OF A GAME, PROSPECT is a gentle, big hearted Kirkus Reviews novel steeped in the lore and mythology of baseball At its center stands Pete Estey, a lifelong baseball scout who finds himself divorced, retired, and prematurely consigned to a retirement home, where his only diversions are the nightly ballgame on the radio, his memories, and his droll observations of his fellow pensioners When an attendant at the home presents him with one last prospect for the major leagues, though, Pete discovers it to be the most important of his career Perceptive and engaging Los Angeles Times , PROSPECT tells the story of an unlikely kinship and an even unlikely success and explores the boundless possibilities for rebirth both on and off the field
Title : Prospect
Pages : 240 pages
Isbn : 0618086870
Author :  Bill Littlefield
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Language : English


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