By Brett Friedlander,Robert Reising,Dr. Bobby Brown
2010 Ben Franklin Bronze Award Winner—Biography
2010 self reliant writer (IPPY) Bronze Award Winner—Biography
2009 CASEY Award Finalist for most sensible Baseball publication of the Year
"Chasing Moonlight is an inspirational sotry that indicates there is extra to existence than simply swinging a bat. it truly is impressive, baby!"
Dick Vitale, ESPN university basketball analyst and Tampa Bay Rays season price tag holder
"If you - like me - puzzled what the genuine tale of Moonlight Graham used to be whereas staring at box of goals, here's the reply to your entire questions. you can be satisfied that you just took the time to profit the reality in regards to the at-bat that by no means got here and the remainder of a desirable life."
John Feinstein, writer, sportswriter, and activities commentator
"I'm so satisfied that Brett Friedlander and Bob Reising wrote this publication, simply because whilst I did my examine on document Graham for Shoeless Joe, I easily made up what i did not recognize. that is the advantage of being a fiction author. yet you cannot do this with a biography. i used to be so excited to learn Chasing Moonlight, simply because now i do know the remainder of Doc's story."
W. P. Kinsella, writer of Shoeless Joe
In Chasing Moonlight, Brett Friedlander and Robert Reising turn out that fact is extra attention-grabbing than fiction. The real-life Moonlight Graham did not play only a half-inning for John McGraw's big apple Giants, as depicted in box of goals. Neither did he retire from baseball after his lone significant league visual appeal. fairly, he turned a fan favourite in the course of a noteworthy expert occupation, the entire whereas juggling baseball with clinical residencies.
Graham's existence except baseball used to be simply as eventful. He was once a doctor who sat with sufferers via epidemics and wrote a blood strain examine that was once required examining at clinical faculties world wide. yet he used to be additionally a failed inventor and small-town personality who equipped perpetual-motion machines and stuffed his domestic with tennis balls and empty oatmeal boxes.
W. P. Kinsella rescued Moonlight Graham from the scrap heap in his novel Shoeless Joe. box of desires made him recognized. Now, Chasing Moonlight establishes him as a guy.
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