Rum Point

Rum Point

A Baseball Novel

By Rick Wilber

McFarland & Company, Paperback, 9780786445370, 264pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2010

Set on the gulf coast of Florida and the Cayman Islands, this novel provides a unique blend of modern mystery thriller and baseball narrative. It tells the story of Felicity Lindsay, a small-town police officer who finds a battered murder victim on the beach. Her curiosity about the crime eventually leads Felicity and her father, the alcoholic manager of the local major-league baseball team, into a deadly confrontation with a drug cartel.

About the Author
Rick Wilber has had short fiction published in many magazines, including "The Magazine of Fantasy "and "Science Fiction" and Elysian Fields, and in his collection "Where Garagiola Waits and Other Baseball Stories," He lives in southern Florida.