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Calico Joe by John Grisham
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Apr 14, 2012

it was ok
Read in April, 2012

You really must like baseball to get anything out of this book. It's fiction and truth all mixed up. Very predictable read. Quick read.

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Would you enjoy a novel that imagines what would happen to a MLB rookie pitcher who throws a fatal bean ball at the behest of his manager? If so, A PITCH FOR JUSTICE an e-book examines the national debate that arises over the inherent risks of baseball and the unwritten code of the game versus society’s interest in the rule of law. You be the juror in this criminal investigation and prosecution for homicide. Please also read the review by Tampa Tribune sports writer Robert D’Angelo.

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