The Miserly Captain
(AMMFA Publishing June 7, 2017)
New boy Jim can't believe Moorgate's captain, Frank Anderlie, has never bought a jug in nearly thirty years with the club. When he learns that this season could be Frank's last, Jim and the other Moorgate players take it upon themselves to break Frank's habit of a lifetime.
However, Frank's skill at jug-avoidance is as legendary as his forward defense ...
The Miserly Captain is a story of village cricket. As a result it's packed full of cricket terminology. If you don't know much about cricket then this story might not be for you. However, if you love village life then you may find it worth a read.