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Henry Aaron's dream

Author: Matt Tavares
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A picture book biography of African-American baseball player Hank Aaron.
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Genre/Form: Picture books for children
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Biography
Named Person: Hank Aaron; Hank Aaron
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Tavares
ISBN: 9780763632243 0763632244
OCLC Number: 252919589
Notes: "Illustrations were done in watercolor, ink, and pencil."--P. facing t.p.
Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011
Target Audience: 008-012; Elementary Grade.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Responsibility: Matt Tavares.
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A picture book biography of African-American baseball player Hank Aaron.

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Well laid out book with beautiful pictures

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2010-04-22) Very Good Permalink

This is a large book, about 12" by 9" with beautiful pictures done in watercolor, ink, and pencil. It is published by Candlewick Press and written by Matt Tavares.  His young life is written in story form vertically in the margins of every two pages.

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