Told in his own words during the seventh and deciding game of the World Series, Backstop chronicles his rookie season, takes the reader to Chicago, where he finds romance, and reveals the heartbreak he endured in the aftermath of his one indiscretion. You’ll cheer for Backstop, both on and off the field, as he plays the most important game of his career, haunted by the ghost of his father, and fights to win back the heart of the woman he loves more than the game.
A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. If you like Twilight you might like this. A witch is being hunted by vampires, daemons, humans, and her own kind because of a missing book. This book takes you into the hunt and the love affair between a witch and vampire. The story draws you in and before you know it, the book is finished.