By Terry Mort
No enthusiasts are extra forever disillusioned than these of the Chicago Cubs—a workforce that has now not received a global sequence for the reason 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 assessments out the standings. in the course of June, the Cubs are already 13 and a part video games out. final position again—or quite, 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 leisure domestic resident. He has amazing powers, and in a really pleasant manner he deals Jack a tantalizing deal. in fact it comes at a price, but when the associated fee turns out a bit steep, does it really count so long as the Cubs may need an opportunity to be… global CHAMPIONS?
"Mort makes a desirable learn out of each topic he is taking up."
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"If one test of [Mort's] ability is to maintain the reader turning pages after he guesses the finishing, the acid attempt is to get a reader hooked although he is familiar with what occurs sooner than he opens the e-book.
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