There Goes Ted Williams

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763627895
Size: 48.55 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
View: 3370
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 2597
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF
View: 729
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 1452
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 5684
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 6291
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2891
Download Read Online
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
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 1633
Download Read Online
A picture book biography of African-American baseball player Hank Aaron.


Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Candlewick Press
ISBN: 0763623873
Size: 24.37 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
View: 5465
Download Read Online
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.