The Spirit of Pong
The Spirit of Pong by Larry Hodges
Andy "Shoes" Blue wants to be a table tennis champion, but he’s just another wannabe American. And so he goes to China to learn the secrets of table tennis. He is trained by the mysterious Coach Wang, and begins an odyssey where he learns the secrets of table tennis from the spirits of Ichiro Ogimura (who helped spawn China’s greatness), Rong Guotuan (China’s first world champion in 1959, whose tragic story Andy must relive), and others, and must face the mysterious "Dragon."
Can he overcome treachery and learn the final secret of table tennis in time to defeat his ultimate nemesis?Book: 100 pages