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Two for the Show Two for the Show is a great continuation of Playing for First Although it could be read as a stand alone book, I d recommend reading starting with Playing for First, as this story really flows from it.As I mentioned in my review of Playing for First, baseball provides an interesting context, but I found that it s not necessary to be a fan of the sport to enjoy the series The issues that arise for Amy as the first woman to play major league baseball are relevant broadly For example, I liked the way that this book considers the dynamics of being out or not out and in the public eye as an LGBTQ player on a professional sports team.While Two for the Show follows Amy s baseball career, it primarily deals with the personal and emotional struggles of the four main characters Frankie, Lisa, Amy, and Stacy I thought that Chris P As always, Chris Paynter is great at building tension The gradual build up is wonderful and each one of the characters plays their part, with great intricacy Enjoyed every minute I m really getting to love this sport I think I enjoyed the first book but still an enjoyable read The ending felt pretty abrupt and some of the description of baseball games didn t read as very suspenseful but I really liked the final couple games.A little bit of everything in this book We ve still got the baseball and romance aspects from the first but also focus on illness and therapy, and all the emotions that come with those which I felt was dealt with really well.Amy has been a mostly I love sports so when Chris Paynter put a female baseball player into a novel I had to read it This is the second in the Playing for First series and continues the story of Amy Perry, the first female baseball player to make it to the Majors The actual process and dedication that this player shows to the game makes it a believe scenario and Paynter has to be complimented on her depth of understanding that just because a woman is athletic doesn t put her in the same category of competing with men making this a realistic idea and an incredible omg lol good story cant wait for the third book hahahah i like billie hahahah and of course stacy wow shes great and so is amy and lisa i like all of your books cant wait for Amy Perry S Dreams Have Come True She S The Starting First Baseman On A Major League Baseball Team Unfortunately, Not Everyone Accepts An Out And Proud Lesbian In The Macho World Of Men S Baseball In Addition To Adapting To Life In The Big Leagues, Amy Also Has To Learn To Cope With Harassment From Many Sources Thank Goodness She Can Count On Her Loving Relationship With Her Partner, Stacy McCrady, And The Friendship And Support Of Sportswriter Lisa Collins, Who Travels With The Team To Report On Every Game.Then Personal Tragedy Strikes Amy S Game Suffers Badly, But Her Union With Stacy Bears The Real Damage Help Comes From Some Unexpected Sources, Including One Of Amy S Male Teammates And Her Former Coach, As Well As From Lisa, Who Has Just Been Through A Crisis Of Her Own With Her Partner, Frankie Dunkin.Chris Paynter S Playing For First Introduced Amy Perry And Lisa Collins To Readers And Gave Them A Taste Of The Excitement That Could Come From A Female Athlete Breaking The Jockstrap Barrier And Making It Into A Sport That Only Men Have Played In Two For The Show, Ms Paynter Irrefutably Demonstrates That Baseball Is Really Just A Metaphor For The Game Of Life Step Up To The Plate And Take Your Best Swing Two For The Show Is Sure To Be A Hit With Long Time Baseball Fans And Newcomers Alike.


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About the Author: Chris Paynter

Chris Paynter is the author of nine novels, including Survived by Her Longtime Companion, the winner of the 2013 Golden Crown Literary Society Ann Bannon Popular Choice Award and Finalist for the 2013 Lambda Literary Award in Lesbian Romance Her latest release is Just a Touch Away, a romance set in Indiana about a grieving children s book author and the illustrator who captures her heart She