Work

Home Game

wd:Q24255796

Home Game is a novel by Paul Quarrington, published in 1983 by Doubleday Canada.The novel's central character is Nathaniel Isbister, a former professional baseball player turned drifter. Coming across a town dominated primarily by a religious cult called the House of Jonah, he is ultimately called upon to lead the town's only other residents, a ragtag band of circus freaks, in a high-stakes baseball game to determine which of the two groups will be forced to pack up and leave town.The novel was a shortlisted finalist for the Stephen Leacock Award in 1984.Following Quarrington's successes with his later novels King Leary and Whale Music, the novel was republished in paperback by Vintage Canada in 1996.
Read more or edit on Wikipedia

original title: Home Game
language: English
date of publication: 1983
followed by: The Life of Hope

Public

nothing here

Editions

  • no edition found
add
add an edition without an ISBN

Welcome to Inventaire

the library of your friends and communities
learn more
you are offline