Synopses & Reviews
Batter up! Its 1919 and baseball is in trouble! All across the country, people are throwing down their bats, and giving up Americas national pastime. Its up to Babe Ruth to win back fans and save baseball! Can he do it, or will he strike out?
"Expressive cartoon illustrations enhance the tall-tale telling of baseball's favorite hero during his days with both the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees." Hornbook Guide to Children
"A solid hit for the Step into Reading series." Booklist
About the Author
Frank Murphy has taught a wide variety grades at the elementary and middle school level. A popular speaker, Murphy is the author of many fun historical fiction books for young readers. He lives in Holland, PA.
Richard Walz is the illustrator of many humorous historical Step into Readings. He lives in Northhampton, MA.