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Ted & Me (Baseball Card Adventures)

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Publisher Comments:

With more than 1.5 million books sold, the Baseball Card Adventures series brings the greatest players in history to life!

Joe "Stosh" Stoshack has an incredible ability. He can travel through time using baseball cards. But the FBI has learned of his talent, and now they have a mission for him: go back to 1941 and warn President Roosevelt about the attack on Pearl Harbor!

Stosh is reluctant, until he finds out that his "ticket" to 1941 is a Ted Williams card. Williams was one of the greatest hitters of all time, even though he lost years of his career to serve in the Marines. How many more home runs would the Splendid Splinter have hit if he had those years back? What if Stosh can prevent the attack on Pearl Harbor and convince Williams not to serve in the military?

With black-and-white photographs and stats throughout, plus back matter separating fact from fiction, Ted & Me is the perfect mix of history and action for every young baseball fan.

Synopsis:

Stosh should have figured that the FBI would find him eventually.

Now theyve turned up on his doorstep—and they know all about his ability to travel through time using baseball cards. In fact, they want to send him back in time on a mission: to warn President Roosevelt about the attack on Pearl Harbor!

But when Stosh finds out that his “ticket” back to 1941 is a Ted Williams card, he starts planning a mission of his own. Williams is one of the greatest hitters of all time—even though he lost almost five years of his career to serve in the Marines. How many more home runs would the Splendid Splinter have hit if he had those years back? What if Stosh can prevent the attack on Pearl Harbor and convince Williams not to serve in the military?

Sometimes you can change history. Sometimes history can change you.

About the Author

Dan Gutman has written many weird books for kids. He lives in New Jersey (a very weird place) with his weird wife and two weird children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780061234873
Author:
Gutman, Dan
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Subject:
Baseball
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Subject:
Children s-Sports Fiction-Baseball
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardcover
Series:
Baseball Card Adventures
Publication Date:
20120331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 5 up to 9
Language:
English
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.5 in 10.5 oz
Age Level:
from 8 up to 12

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Children's » Historical Fiction » United States » 20th Century
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Children's » Sports and Outdoors » Sports Fiction » Baseball and Softball
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Young Adult » Nonfiction » Biographies

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Product details 208 pages HarperCollins - English 9780061234873 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Stosh should have figured that the FBI would find him eventually.

Now theyve turned up on his doorstep—and they know all about his ability to travel through time using baseball cards. In fact, they want to send him back in time on a mission: to warn President Roosevelt about the attack on Pearl Harbor!

But when Stosh finds out that his “ticket” back to 1941 is a Ted Williams card, he starts planning a mission of his own. Williams is one of the greatest hitters of all time—even though he lost almost five years of his career to serve in the Marines. How many more home runs would the Splendid Splinter have hit if he had those years back? What if Stosh can prevent the attack on Pearl Harbor and convince Williams not to serve in the military?

Sometimes you can change history. Sometimes history can change you.

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