Apr 19, 2012 — In John Grisham's Calico Joe, a Major League Baseball player suffers a tragedy. It debuts at No. 1.
Apr 6, 2009 — Deborah Wiles isn't afraid to write about life's most serious issues. Her popular books deal with the joys of childhood — but they also grapple with intolerance, death, rejection and the difficulty of having to do what's right instead of what's easy.
Mar 21, 2009 — Josh, the protagonist of former Atlanta Falcons player Tim Green's book Baseball Great, is a budding and promising baseball player who uncovers disturbing secrets about the youth championship team that he plays on.