The Death of Baseball (Paperback)

By Orlando Ortega-Medina

Cloud Lodge Books, 9781999587352, 450pp.

Publication Date: November 19, 2019

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Hardcover (1/10/2020)

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Former Little League champion Kimitake "Clyde" Koba is convinced he is the reincarnation of Marilyn Monroe; Israeli-American film student and kleptomaniac Raphael Dweck claims the spirit of James Dean guides his life. Together they set out to convince the world of who and what they are with disastrous consequences for both.

About the Author

Orlando Ortega-Medina studied English Literature at UCLA and Law at Southwestern University in Los Angeles. His short story collection Jerusalem Ablaze was shortlisted for The Polari First Book Prize (2017). The Death of Baseball is his first novel