|Baseball Heroes 1 Edition
Contributor(s): Stout, Glenn
ISBN: 054741708X ISBN-13: 9780547417080
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
OUR PRICE: $6.30
Product Type: Paperback - Other Formats
Published: December 2010 Annotation: Presents the inspiring stories of baseball players who overcame obstacles in the course of their careers due to race, religion, ethnicity, or gender, including Jackie Robinson, Hank Greenburg, Fernando Valenzuela, and Ila Borders.
|Library of Congress Subjects: |
- Baseball players; United States; Biography; Juvenile literature.
- African American baseball players; Biography; Juvenile literature.
- Women baseball players; United States; Biography; Juvenile literature.
|BISAC Categories: |
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Sports & Recreation | Baseball & Softball
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Biography & Autobiography | Sports & Recreation
|Academic/Grade Level: Grade 4-6, Age 9-11|
|Series: Good Sports|
|Book type: Juvenile Non-Fiction|
|Physical Information: 7.75" H x 5.25" W x 0.50" (0.24 lbs) 121 pages|
|Accelerated Reader Info|
|Quiz #: 141503
Reading Level: 6.8 Interest Level: Middle Grades Point Value: 4.0
|Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.
Glenn Stout is the series editor of The Best American Sports Writing and author of more than forty non-fiction sports biographies under the auspices of Matt Christopher. He lives in Alburgh, VT. Visit Glenn at www.goodsportsbyglennstout.com.