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The home-run king

Author: Pat McKissack; Gordon C James
Publisher: New York : Puffin Books, 2009, ©2008.
Series: Scraps of time.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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During the Depression in Nashville, Tennessee, two baseball-loving brothers host Josh Gibson, a star of the Negro Leagues, in their home, and are motivated to get their own team started as well.
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Genre/Form: Baseball stories
Sports fiction
History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Josh Gibson; Josh Gibson; Josh Gibson; Josh Gibson
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pat McKissack; Gordon C James
ISBN: 9780142414590 014241459X
OCLC Number: 311783494
Target Audience: 008-012.; Lexile: 570.
Description: 92 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Scraps of time.
Responsibility: by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James.

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During the Depression in Nashville, Tennessee, two baseball-loving brothers host Josh Gibson, a star of the Negro Leagues, in their home, and are motivated to get their own team started as well.

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Told with a light touch for intermediate students.

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