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Gil Some gifts come with a price Twenty years before high school coach Gil Gilbert gave up his dream to play professional baseball so he could marry his pregnant girlfriend Keri When he miraculously dis

  • Title: Gil
  • Author: Darin Gibby
  • ISBN: 9781633933637
  • Page: 113
  • Format: Paperback
  • Gil By Darin Gibby, Some gifts come with a price.Twenty years before, high school coach Gil Gilbert gave up his dream to play professional baseball so he could marry his pregnant girlfriend, Keri When he miraculously discovers that he can pitch with deadly accuracy and speed, he must choose between his successful career and comfortable family life or his chance to play with the Colorado RockSome gifts come with a price.Twenty years before, high school coach Gil Gilbert gave up his dream to play professional baseball so he could marry his pregnant girlfriend, Keri When he miraculously discovers that he can pitch with deadly accuracy and speed, he must choose between his successful career and comfortable family life or his chance to play with the Colorado Rockies during a player s strike Gil stuns the pitching staff with 100 mph fastballs and is offered a contract.After joining the Rockies, the world soon learns that Gil is a supernatural phenomenon and the Rockies keep winning But Gil soon faces stiff opposition, including a frivolous lawsuit, a father who feels his son s calling to pitch is to save souls, and threats from the striking players As the season progresses, Gil discovers that his unexpected gift is the result of a rare disease, and continuing to pitch may hasten his own death While Keri supports his decision to keep playing, she is fearful about her husband s bizarre health condition.Gil must decide what price he is willing to pay to live his dream.

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    1. Gil by Darin Gibby is such a powerful read I grew up around baseball thanks to my grandfather who was an umpire at all levels Baseball gets in your blood and becomes a passion My family was very involved in watching and participating in the sport, just like Gil s family.Where to start with this book You have a man, Gil, who has a good life as a coach and teacher He has a wonderful wife, Keri, and two great kids He is also facing some court trouble involving a local cheerleader The stress and fru [...]

    2. While reading this book I kept finding myself going back in my own memory bank of younger days with my grandpa the choices he made to continue to play baseball This book felt so close to home This book has so much behind the cover I was really impressed with the way it was written as well as the characters And surprisingly found myself enjoying a book sports related.

    3. This was a well written book and most people would love to read if you like baseball or not I would like everyone to buy a copy it s just a fun read

    4. Gil is a book for anyone to read Whether you are a baseball fan or not, you should read Gil I do happen to love the game of baseball, but this story is so much than a story about baseball.Darin Gibby has written an exceptional story about a man named Gil Gil gave up his dream of playing baseball professional when his girlfriend now his wife became pregnant Gil became a high school teacher and baseball coach He has two wonderful children and life seems to be going along great until a lawsuit occ [...]

    5. Gil, a baseball book that is bigger than baseball It s about life, love and second chances Darin Gibby s effortless crisp writing style puts you into the action from page one, weaving a timeless story about a man given a second chance to follow his passion But at what price That is the central question of the novel Gibby writes an engrossing character study of Gil, a complicated, likeable hero Gil, a middle aged family man given a shot to realize his dream of playing professional baseball due to [...]

    6. Here is a story about baseball that woman can enjoy even if you don t know a lot about baseball Gil is a 44 year old man that is given a second chance at this age to play professional baseball, he had to give up playing professional baseball when he got his girlfriend Keri pregnant in college to marry her Gil spent 20 years being a high school science teacher and baseball coach Then slowly his body starts to change, he is gaining muscle mass and strength, plus losing his middle age spare tire an [...]

    7. I was sent a copy of Gil as part of a blog tour in exchange for my honest review.Like others have stated, this is a must read for any baseball fan But, this book is about so much than baseball This is about love and family, living your dreams, and saying goodbye This tore at my heartstrings and I could not put it down.The moments with Gil and his children killed me I literally had tears running down my face, and I had to take a moment to compose myself This may be due to losing my own father ab [...]

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