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Publisher Comments:

Right before the serious accident that ends his dream of pitching, Roy Tucker is called up from a small-town team in Connecticut to help the Brooklyn Dodgers out of a slump. Introduction by Bruce Brooks.

Synopsis:

A classic quartet of baseball stories, repackaged for a new generation.

About the Author

JOHN R. TUNIS (1889-1975) was considered one of the finest writers for young people during the 1940s and '50s. He wrote more than twenty books, many of them award winners. The timeless appeal of his novels has made them enduringly popular with readers of all ages.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780152425678
Adapted:
Bacon, Paul
Author:
Bacon, Paul
Author:
Tunis, John Roberts
Author:
Tunis, John R.
Author:
Brooks, Bruce
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
San Diego :
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Boys / Men
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Fiction - General
Subject:
Baseball
Subject:
Sports & Recreation - Baseball
Subject:
Social Situations - General
Subject:
Juveniles
Subject:
Baseball stories
Subject:
Baseball -- Fiction.
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Odyssey classic
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
19890801
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Cover illustration by Michael Koelsch
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
7.63 x 5.13 in
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » Middle Readers » General
Children's » Sports and Outdoors » Sports Fiction » Baseball and Softball
Children's » Sports and Outdoors » Sports Fiction » General

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