A sweet and poignant story of friendship, from acclaimed short-story writer Ben Loory
The baseball player has it all money, fame, and success. But something is missing. He doesn t know what it is until he goes to the zoo and sees a walrus. What a splendid creature Surely it could bring joy to his life. With happiness just a walrus away, the baseball player sets out to create the perfect enclosure for his new friend. He s even willing to give up his job to be with the walrus. But without a job, he won t be able to afford his new friend s care and keeping. And without the walrus, he won t be able to smile. Luckily, there s a compromise to be had and a walrus just waiting to be reunited with his resourceful friend."
The Baseball Player and the Walrus
Penguin Publishing Group