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Able to play : overcoming physical challenges

Author: Glenn Stout
Publisher: Boston : Sandpiper/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Able to Play shares the inspiring stories of four baseball players. Mordecai (Three Finger) Brown, Ron Santo, Jim Abbott, and Curtis Pride faced physical challenges other players did not have. With determination and guts, they didn't just overcome; they excelled. This book is a game-changing celebration of overcoming odds.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Biography Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Glenn Stout
ISBN: 9780547417332 0547417330 9780547893419 0547893418
OCLC Number: 727511713
Description: ix, 88 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Mordecai Brown and the curveball --
Ron Santo's big secret --
Jim Abbott: just another one-armed wonder --
Curtis Pride: proud to be a big leaguer.
Responsibility: by Glenn Stout.

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Able to Play shares the inspiring stories of four baseball players. Mordecai (Three Finger) Brown, Ron Santo, Jim Abbott, and Curtis Pride faced physical challenges other players did not have. With determination and guts, they didn't just overcome; they excelled. This book is a game-changing celebration of overcoming odds.

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