Nine literary headlines for the rest of the season

These were suggested by novelist (and Friend of the Site) Owen King …

1. THE SHELF AND THE SHOEMAKER: Halos Righty to DL
2. LAST NIGHT I DREAMED OF XANDERLY AGAIN: Bogaerts Turns It Around
3. THE CORRECTIONS: Disputed Frandsen Homer Leads Nats
4. A FROLIC OF HIS OWN: Braves Backstop Gattis Flourishes in Part-Time Role
5. CHARTERHOUSE OF PARRA: Diamondbacks are Band Apart
6. KINGDOM FOR MORSE: Giants Miss Injured Outfielder
7. NEVERTHENDING STORY: SS Cabrera is Red Hot
8. THE FIVE INNINGS OF GRIEF: Kluber Allows Homer to Ross, Sox Leapfrog Cleveland for Wild Card Lead
9. OBLIGED TO SWEEP: Figaro Shaves Braves

Key: 1) “The Elves and Shoemaker”; 2) Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier; 3) The Corrections by Jonathan Franzen; 4) A Frolic of His Own by William Gaddis; 5) The Charterhouse of Parma by Stendhal; 6) Richard III by William Shakespeare; 7) The Neverending Story by Michael Ende; 8) On Death and Dying by Elisabeth Kübler-Ross; 9) The Barber of Seville by Pierre Beaumarchais