The Cincinnati Red Stalkings

Product Number: EB00001457
Released: Jul 01, 2013
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780758287823
Publisher: Kensington Books
Please log in to view pricing

Description

"Equal parts baseball and mystery are the perfect proportion."-Robert Parker The Big Dead Machine It's 1921, and journeyman infielder Mickey Rawlings finds himself on yet another team, the Cincinnati Reds, who everyone remembers for "winning" the 1919 World Series against the infamous Chicago Black Sox. In an effort to refurbish their image, Oliver Perrimen, a die-hard Reds fan cooks up a memorabilia exhibit of the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings, who went undefeated in a historic coast-to-coast romp. But before the tour can reach first base, someone strikes Ollie out with a well-placed bullet. Since murder seems to follow Mickey around like a hitting slump he can't quite quit, he starts snagging clues. Soon enough he finds his hands full with a forgotten murder, breaking and entering, and an angry girlfriend. But when the game of his own life is on the line, Mickey Rawlings is a born survivor. At least he hopes... Praise for the Mickey Rawlings Baseball Mysteries "Full of life."-The New York Times Book Review on Hanging Curve "A perfect book for the rain delay...a winner!"-USA Today on Murder at Fenway Park "Delightful...mixing suspense, period detail that will leave readers eager for subsequent innings."-Publishers Weekly on Murder at Fenway Park

x-large
Author(s): Troy Soos
Series: Mickey Rawlings Baseball Series No: 5
Original Publish Date: Jul 01, 2013

All formats/editions

eAudio
x-large
Author(s): Troy Soos
Narrator(s): Johnny Heller
Series:
Genre: Mystery
Product Number Z1522
Released: Mar 28, 2011
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781449873066

Sign up for our email newsletter