Hooper's Revolution by Dennie Wendt PDF

By Dennie Wendt

ISBN-10: 1944700161

ISBN-13: 9781944700164

It’s 1976 and the USA is domestic to The Giganticos, a soccer large squad led by means of the only and in basic terms Pearl of Brazil, and roughly the single cause AASSA (American All-Star football organization) exists.

Enter Danny Hooper, a third-division English footballer from East Southwhich Albion, whose thuggish acceptance limits him to enjoying the position of enforcer at the pitch, regardless of his admiration for the artistry of world-class soccer from Latin the United States and the Continent. After Danny takes his frustrations out on an unlucky opponent’s tibia, he unearths himself bought to the Rose urban Revolution of Portland. yet there's extra to the exchange than a surprised Danny may well ever think: seems, he’s going to the United States not only to introduce football to its skeptical plenty, yet to assist foil a communist plot.

What is the plot precisely? What may perhaps Danny very likely do to forestall it? the way forward for America’s football league, let alone the lifetime of the world’s maximum football participant, hangs within the stability; however it is writer Dennie Wendt's natural love of the sport, and his poetic sideline accounting of the Revolution's season, fit by way of fit, that might go away you cheering on the end.

Show description

Read Online or Download Hooper's Revolution PDF

Similar alternative history books

Download e-book for kindle: Opalescent: A Tear of the Clouds Book by Judith Higgins,Thomas Higgins

Opalescent is a unique concerning the conflicts confronted by way of an Adirondack corporation city whilst infection of the water provide threatens either the community’s wellbeing and fitness and monetary viability. The identify of the ebook is derived from the Opalescent River, which starts off at Lake Tear of the Clouds, a small lake on the base of Mount Marcy, and is the resource of the Hudson River.

Download e-book for kindle: The Holocaust Averted: An Alternate History of American by Jeffrey S. Gurock

The more and more well known style of “alternative histories” has captivated audiences by way of asking questions like “what if the South had received the Civil conflict? ” Such hypothesis might be instructive, heighten our curiosity in a subject matter, and make clear authorised background. within the Holocaust prevented, Jeffrey Gurock imagines what may have occurred to the Jewish group within the usa if the Holocaust had by no means happened and forces readers to think about how the line to reputation and empowerment for today’s American Jews might have been more durable than it really used to be.

Get Fallen Roses: Restoration PDF

Sebastian Rosalini, found at age 16 that he used to be the lengthy misplaced inheritor to the Tudor Throne. Set nowa days, Sebastian and his staff of acquaintances, jointly referred to as the foreign 4, navigate the ups and downs of existence. From falling in love, to the strain and commitment it's going to tackle Sebastian's half to revive the home of Tudor.

New PDF release: Empire of Glass

"A portrait of a soul,"--Sarah Shun-lien Bynum, finalist for the nationwide publication AwardIn the mid-1990s, an American teen, named Lao okay in chinese language, stands on Coal Hill, a park in Beijing, a loop of rope in her hand. Will she help her chinese language homestay mom, Li-Ming, who's loss of life of melanoma, in finishing her lifestyles, or will she opt for one other course?

Additional resources for Hooper's Revolution

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Hooper's Revolution by Dennie Wendt

by Robert

Rated 4.17 of 5 – based on 21 votes