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Two for the Show (Playing for First #2)

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Amy Perry’s dreams have come true: she’s the starting first baseman on a major league baseball team. Unfortunately, not everyone accepts an out and proud lesbian in the macho world of men’s baseball. In addition to adapting to life in the big leagues, Amy also has to learn to cope with harassment from many sources. Thank goodness she can count on her loving relationship ...more
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Published April 2011 by Blue Feather Books
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Lexxi Kitty
My second book by this author.

Unless I'm mistaken, and I could very well be, I see a pattern in this series. First book had 1 point of view, Lisa Collins. Second one, this book here, had two point of views - Lisa Collins and Amy Perry. Third one has three point of views. Lisa Collins, Amy Perry, and Kat Benson.

This is a rather enjoyable series, but this being the second and not the third in the series, I should focus on it and not on the whole series.

Book one focused on Lisa Collins and her pers
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Lisa
May 24, 2015 Lisa rated it really liked it
Two for the Show is a great continuation of Playing for First. Although it could be read as a stand-alone book, I’d recommend reading starting with Playing for First, as this story really flows from it.

As I mentioned in my review of Playing for First, baseball provides an interesting context, but I found that it’s not necessary to be a fan of the sport to enjoy the series. The issues that arise for Amy as the first woman to play major league baseball are relevant more broadly. For example, I lik
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Erin
Jun 27, 2013 Erin rated it it was amazing
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I love sports so when Chris Paynter put a female baseball player into a novel I had to read it! This is the second in the Playing for First series and continues the story of Amy Perry, the first female baseball player to make it to the Majors. The actual process and dedication that this player shows to the game makes it a believe scenario and Paynter has to be complimented on her depth of understanding that just because a woman is athletic doesn't put her in the same category of competing with ...more
Pat Adams-Wright
May 20, 2015 Pat Adams-Wright rated it it was amazing
As always, Chris Paynter is great at building tension. The gradual build-up is wonderful and each one of the characters plays their part, with great intricacy. Enjoyed every minute. I'm really getting to love this sport!
Lisa Alba
Oct 04, 2014 Lisa Alba rated it really liked it
omg lol good story cant wait for the third book hahahah i like billie hahahah and of course stacy wow shes great and so is amy and lisa



i like all of your books cant wait for more
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Chris Paynter is the author of seven novels, including "Survived by Her Longtime Companion," the winner of the 2013 Golden Crown Literary Society Ann Bannon Popular Choice Award and Finalist for the 2013 Lambda Literary Award in Lesbian Romance. Her latest release is "From Third to Home," Book 3 in the Playing for First baseball series. She has been a three-time GCLS Finalist for the Ann Bannon ...more
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