[PDF] Download á The Coach's Wife | by ✓ William J. Torgerson


  • Title: The Coach's Wife
  • Author: William J. Torgerson
  • ISBN: 9781937556075
  • Page: 274
  • Format: Paperback

  • One of the best books about basketball and coaching I ve ever read with a love story so complicated and wonderful it will have book clubs talking about it for many years Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides and The Death of the Great Santini A man without a her is a man without hope, so believes Coach Zuke who has returned to his hometown to be the basketball co One of the best books about basketball and coaching I ve ever read with a love story so complicated and wonderful it will have book clubs talking about it for many years Pat Conroy, author of The Prince of Tides and The Death of the Great Santini A man without a her is a man without hope, so believes Coach Zuke who has returned to his hometown to be the basketball coach Zuke wants to meet a woman, and it s not long before possibilities emerge his girlfriend from high school teaches in the room next to him, there is the older sister of one of his players, a girl he knew from college, and a botched matchmaking attempt by his best friend Cheese Troubles mount in the form of angry parents and an assistant coach who has plans to steal the head coaching position Set in 1994 to the backdrop of the OJ Simpson murder trial, Kurt Cobain s death, and Prince Charles s confession on television to having cheated on Lady Di, The Coach s Wife is a novel about the trials of coaching in a basketball obsessed state and what happens to one young man desperate to find a wife.
    William J. Torgerson
    Pat Conroy called my love and basketball themed novel The Coaches Wife, One of the best novels about basketball and coaching I ve ever read with a love story so complicated book clubs will be talking about it for years It was an honor for me to get to talk about the novel with Pat, and the time I spent coaching basketball in Indiana while also making a mess out the relationships in my life While the book is a fictional novel, it s certainly based on the experiences I lived while in my twenties These days, I m a writer and filmmaker who splits time between Asheville, North Carolina where I live with my family and NYC where I teach First Year Writing at St John s University.


    Commentaires:

    Katie
    I really enjoyed The Coach's Wife. Torgerson gives us a unique and interesting character whose depth is refreshing. I found myself completely invested in Zuke's coaching life as well as his complicated love life. Torgerson's quick paced and layered storytelling made it hard for me to put the book down. While basketball and small town life in Indiana is foreign to me, I still found the story of Zuke's quest for love and happiness very relatable. The references to 80's and 90's pop culture sparked [...]

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