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Author: Gorman Bechard
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Plume, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the year 2000 the Supreme Court rules that Louise "Balls" Gehrig should be allowed to play in the major leagues, the first female baseball superstar. The novel follows her as she revolutionizes the game, dodging fans who want to marry her--or kill her--living a chaste life, except for phone sex with a pitcher on another team. By the author of The Second Greatest Story Ever Told.
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Genre/Form: Baseball stories
Humorous fiction
Fantastic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Bechard, Gorman.
Balls.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Plume, ©1995
(OCoLC)623990297
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gorman Bechard
ISBN: 0452272947 9780452272941
OCLC Number: 31076585
Description: xi, 369 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Gorman Bechard.

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In the year 2000 the Supreme Court rules that Louise "Balls" Gehrig should be allowed to play in the major leagues, the first female baseball superstar. The novel follows her as she revolutionizes the game, dodging fans who want to marry her--or kill her--living a chaste life, except for phone sex with a pitcher on another team. By the author of The Second Greatest Story Ever Told.

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