Literary Folks Can Do Sports!
Who says great literature and sports can’t mix?
Agatha Christie in Waikiki, 1922
Jack Kerouac, high-school football star, scoring a touchdown
Haruki Murakami, a marathon runner and triathlon competitor, wrote about his experiences in the book "What I Talk About When I Talk About Running"
Norman Mailer goes mano-a-mano with Muhammad Ali, the subject of his book "The Fight"
Stephen King throws out the first pitch at a Boston Red Sox game, 2009
A young Virginia Woolf (left) and her sister Vanessa Bell playing cricket
July 1904, Ernest Hemingway fishing in Horton's Creek, near Walloon Lake, Michigan.
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