There Goes Ted Williams

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763627895
Size: 48.55 MB
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Profiles the iconic baseball hitter, including his rigorous practice schedule as a youth, military service in two wars, and stellar career that led to an unmatched season in 1941.

The Kid

Author: Ben Bradlee,
Publisher: Back Bay Books
ISBN: 9780316067416
Size: 33.89 MB
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THE KID is biography of the highest literary order, a thrilling and honest account of a legend in all his glory and human complexity. In his final at-bat, Williams hit a home run. Bradlee's marvelous book clears the fences, too.

Ted Williams

Author: Leigh Montville
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0385507496
Size: 32.91 MB
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With unmatched verve and passion, and drawing upon hundreds of interviews, acclaimed best-selling author Leigh Montville brings to life Ted Williams's superb triumphs, lonely tragedies, and intensely colorful personality, in a biography ...

My Turn At Bat

Author: Ted Williams
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671634232
Size: 11.70 MB
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The author recounts his baseball career, both as a player and as a manager, and reflects on his accomplishments as a sports fisherman.

Growing Up Pedro

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA)
ISBN: 9780763668242
Size: 16.47 MB
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Pedro loved baseball more than anything, and his older brother Ramón was the best pitcher he'd ever seen. He dreamed of the day he and his brother could play together in the major leagues. This is the story of how that dream came true.--

Lady Liberty

Author: Doreen Rappaport
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 9780763625306
Size: 62.54 MB
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Offers the true story about the work that was done by so many on both sides of the ocean to create this enduring symbol of freedom and the fundraisers held by everyday people to build her the pedestal on which she would forever stand in the ...

You Never Heard Of Willie Mays

Author: Jonah Winter
Publisher: Schwartz & Wade Books
ISBN: 0375868445
Size: 55.44 MB
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A visual profile of the record-setting baseball star traces his Birmingham childhood, achievements in the Negro Leagues, and fame as a center fielder for the Giants.

Henry Aaron S Dream

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763632244
Size: 61.53 MB
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A picture book biography of African-American baseball player Hank Aaron.

Mudball

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763623873
Size: 24.37 MB
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During a rainy Minneapolis Millers baseball game in 1903, Little Andy Oyler has the chance to become a hero by hitting the shortest and muddiest home run in history.