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Gil
Darin Gibby

What would you do if you learned that you could pitch with deadly speed, but that continuing to pitch would hasten your own death?

Koehler Books
October 2016
On Sale: October 11, 2016
Featuring: Gil Gilbert
301 pages
ISBN: 1633934128
EAN: 9781633934122
Kindle: B01M6W698S
Hardcover / e-Book
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Contemporary | Suspense | Thriller

Some gifts come with a price.

Twenty years before, high school coach Gil Gilbert gave up his dream to play professional baseball so he could marry his pregnant girlfriend, Keri. When he miraculously discovers that he can pitch with deadly accuracy and speed, he must choose between his successful career and comfortable family life or his chance to play with the Colorado Rockies during a playerís strike. Gil stuns the pitching staff with 100 mph fastballs and is offered a contract.

After joining the Rockies, the world soon learns that Gil is a supernatural phenomenon and the Rockies keep winning. But Gil soon faces stiff opposition, including a frivolous lawsuit, a father who feels his sonís calling to pitch is to save souls, and threats from the striking players. As the season progresses, Gil discovers that his unexpected gift is the result of a rare disease, and continuing to pitch may hasten his own death. While Keri supports his decision to keep playing, she is fearful about her husbandís bizarre health condition.

Gil must decide what price he is willing to pay to live his dream.

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