By Brett Friedlander,Robert Reising,Dr. Bobby Brown
2010 Ben Franklin Bronze Award Winner—Biography
2010 self sufficient writer (IPPY) Bronze Award Winner—Biography
2009 CASEY Award Finalist for top Baseball booklet 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 ticket holder
"If you - like me - puzzled what the genuine tale of Moonlight Graham used to be whereas observing box of goals, this is the reply to all of your questions. you'll be chuffed 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 chuffed that Brett Friedlander and Bob Reising wrote this ebook, simply because while I did my examine on document Graham for Shoeless Joe, I easily made up what i did not be aware of. that is the benefit 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 end up that fact is extra fascinating than fiction. The real-life Moonlight Graham did not play only a half-inning for John McGraw's long island Giants, as depicted in box of desires. Neither did he retire from baseball after his lone significant league visual appeal. relatively, he turned a fan favourite in the course of a noteworthy expert profession, all of the whereas juggling baseball with clinical residencies.
Graham's existence except baseball used to be simply as eventful. He used to be a doctor who sat with sufferers via epidemics and wrote a blood strain examine that used to be required studying at scientific faculties world wide. yet he used to be additionally a failed inventor and small-town personality who outfitted 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 goals made him well-known. Now, Chasing Moonlight establishes him as a guy.
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Chasing Moonlight: The True Story of Field of Dreams' Doc Graham by Brett Friedlander,Robert Reising,Dr. Bobby Brown