The Fan

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Random House Publishing Group, Feb 9, 2011 - Fiction - 320 pages
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Baseball sensation Bobby Rayburn’s major-league career is booming, and he just signed a multimillion-dollar contract with the Sox. Knife salesman Gil Renard’s job is hanging by a thread and he just sold his most prized possession to stay afloat. All that keeps Gil going, in the face of divorce, destitution, and desperation, is rooting for the Sox–and the team’s new savior, Bobby Rayburn. But when his idol sinks into the worst slump of his career, Gil realizes he alone has the power to restore the slugger’s mojo. At the lowest point he has ever known, Gil finds his mission in life–a mission he will carry out no matter what it takes or who gets hurt.


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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
4
Section 3
30
Section 4
43
Section 5
52
Section 6
77
Section 7
88
Section 8
108
Section 18
210
Section 19
235
Section 20
243
Section 21
250
Section 22
261
Section 23
279
Section 24
290
Section 25
296

Section 9
114
Section 10
123
Section 11
132
Section 12
143
Section 13
154
Section 14
162
Section 15
173
Section 16
189
Section 17
201
Section 26
299
Section 27
300
Section 28
301
Section 29
304
Section 30
305
Section 31
306
Section 32
307
Section 33
311
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About the author (2011)

Peter Abrahams is the author of eleven previous novels, including Last of the Dixie Heroes, Crying Wolf, A Perfect Crime, Lights Out, and Revolution #9. He lives on Cape Cod with his wife and four children. Visit his Web site at www.PeterAbrahams.com.


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