Monday, August 26, 2013

The Pitcher is Now A Free Download

William Hazelgrove's new novel about a Mexican American boy with a golden arm and a broken down World Series Pitcher who coaches hm to make the highschool team will be offered on August 24-31 for a free Amazon Kindle Download. The novel has recieved a rave review from Kirkus and was selected as  a Junior Library Guild Selection for Fall will be released September 1 by Koehler Books.

With twenty two reviews for the immigration driven novel of a classic baseball tale already on Amazon before release date
this novel will be ready for those with a Kindle to sample on August 24th and will remain available for one week. John Koehler the publisher sees this as the new way to introduce readers to writers they might not have heard of. "This is a classic tale along the lines of The Natural and we just want to get it out to as many people as possible."

Publishers have embraced the new model of offering books for free to draw in readers and get an author known. William Hazelgrove has five novels and has been the Ernest Hemingway Writer in Residence., Readers can find The Pitcher for download at

Books by William Hazelgrove