Sports Wives (Paperback)

By John Vance

Champlain Avenue Books Inc, 9781943063390, 296pp.

Publication Date: January 2, 2017

List Price: 13.99*
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Description

Mary Wulf, wife of baseball slugger Gary Wulf, has invited her four dearest friends to her Southern Connecticut home for a fun-filled late August weekend get-together. They're coming from Maryland, Ohio, Colorado, and as near as next door. Sports Wives coming together with their unique personalities and emotional perspectives. Being together for the very first time, the women reveal far more of themselves during the weekend than they ever expected. Indeed, the humor is continuous-while tenderness, poignancy, and sorority will also pull at your emotions. There is much on multiple levels to draw one into the lives of these women-who are in effect, wedded to sports as well as to their men.


About the Author

During his career as Professor of English at the University of Georgia, John Vance was the author of six books and numerous articles devoted to literary biography and criticism. He also began indulging his love of theater as actor, director, and playwright, with thirty-five plays to his credit. Now he has turned exclusively to fiction and is the author of Death by Mournful Numbers, Echoes of November, Convergences, and In Mind of the Vampire. He lives in Athens, Georgia with his wife Susan.