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18 Holes: Which is your Weird Golf favorite?

Weird Golf: 18 tales of fantastic, horrific, scientifically impossible, and morally reprehensible golf by Dave Donelson is a collection of golf-related short stories. Which Weird Golf tales did you like the best? Why?


Yuri Shoots Par – Learn golf and shoot par in seven days? No problem for Yuri the extra-terrestrial.

Screaming Blue Yips – When an irritable blue gnome reads your putts, you better pay attention.

Grand Slam – Bobby Jones did it, Tiger Woods almost did it, now a werewolf shoots for the moon.

A Rant And Ramble Into The Origins Of Golf – Forget the Scots. If you want to know where golf came from, check the Garden of Eden.

By The Rules – A caddie’s view of how the game should be played and what happens to those who break the rules.

Superhero Grudge Match – It’s a supercharged slugfest when Batman meets Superman on the first tee at Pebble Beach.

Choker – When you’re in the club championship, make sure you don’t bit off more than you can chew.

Moon Golf – The stakes are astronomical when the fate of the universe hangs on a golf match on the far side of the moon.

A Not-So-Brief History Of Golf Time – The real reasons golf is played at glacier speed.

The View From The Mountain – A teaching pro with ambition meets the hottest guru in the business.

Night Putting – Twilight golf is not only cheaper, it’s deadlier.

Better Ball – When the club two-man title is at stake, be sure to choose your teammate carefully.

Balderwhipple – Double double, toil and trouble, bogeys burn and hazards bubble. Would you Care to play through?

Bald Peter’s Pond – A personal injury lawyer learns the hard way to listen to his caddie’s advice.

Three Club Wind – Do the numbers and you might discover you don’t really need a bag full of clubs.

Ben Hogan’s Secret – There’s only one way to learn the golf legend’s secret, but when you do it’s probably too late.

Lost Ball At Hemlock Hills – Every public links golfer dreams of belonging to a fancy-schmanzy private club, although the initiation fees can kill you.

As Time Goes By – When a golf fanatic enters a time warp, he leaves behind more than a golf widow.

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Swap Books for Free – I am posting my copy of Weird Golf on my swapping bookshelf at PaperBackSwap. Drop by and request it if you are interested in reading it. This book would make a good gift for the golf-lovers in your life.

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