John Harding manages a Little League League Team,called the Angels. He reluctantly accepted this postion,during tryouts, he meets a hopelessly uncoordinated little boy named Timothy Noble. John finds himself drawn to this pint-sized player who resembles his beloved son. Throught this extraodinary relationship John finds wisdom in living that he thought had slipped beyond his grasp. Softcover 164 pages.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Random House, Inc Publication Date: 1996 Dimensions: 8.26 X 5.51 X 0.52 (inches)
ISBN: 0449911500 ISBN-13: 9780449911501 Availability: Usually ships in 24-48 hours.
"A very special story about life and love and courage." MERLIN OLSEN, SPORTSCASTER John Harding had a high-powered career, a loving wife, and a beautiful son. He's lost it all and has returned to his home town of Boland, New Hampshire, teetering on the brink of suicide. But an old friend asks John to manage his old Little League team, the Angels. Reluctantly, he agrees, and meets a hopeless player who bears a striking resemblance to his dead son--and through their extroardinary relationship, John finds the wisdom in living that he thought had slipped beyond his grasp forever.... AN ALTERNATE SELECTION OF THE LITERARY GUILD