A journalist dad tells of his exhilarating experiences coaching his son's Little League team with anecdotes about a ballerina batter, an unfair umpire uncle, and other stories that provide a fresh perspective on an American institution.
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Journalist Bill Geist, who is familiar to viewers of the CBS Evening News, used to be a Little League coach in New Jersey. And he somehow lived to tell about it. When first published in 1992, Little League Confidential assumed cult status as a baseball classic, though some just considered it one very funny book. Geist reveals the ups and downs (well, mostly downs) of coaching a team sponsored by a local beauty salon. His portraits of players and parents and his thoughts on competition in small town New Jersey are heartfelt and hilarious.
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Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1992. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: In this unforgettable look at America's favorite pastime, Bill Geist--humorist, husband, father, and coach--offers an honest and wholly entertaining portrait of the wily coaches, protective parents and, of course, the kids who--for better or worse--play the game. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0025429213
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0025429213
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0025429213
Book Description Macmillan Pub Co, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110025429213