By Terry Mort
No lovers are extra without end disillusioned than these of the Chicago Cubs—a crew that has now not received a global sequence considering the fact that 1908. And leader one of the forlorn is Jack Frost.
From his assigned seat within the cafeteria on the Bide Awhile leisure domestic, Jack reads the activities pages each day and exams out the standings. in the midst of June, the Cubs are already 13 and a part video games out. final position again—or particularly, nonetheless.
Into this sea of melancholy drops one Clarence Beazely, a brand new resident on the domestic and a baseball fan. yet Beazely isn't your daily fan, neither is he your daily relaxation domestic resident. He has outstanding powers, and in a truly pleasant method he bargains Jack a tantalizing deal. after all it comes at a value, but when the fee turns out a bit steep, does it actually matter so long as the Cubs may need an opportunity to be… global CHAMPIONS?
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AT LAST! A Novel of life, Love, Temptation and the Cubs by Terry Mort