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Swinging for the fences : Hank Aaron and me

Author: Mike Leonetti; David Kim
Publisher: San Francisco, Calif. : Chronicle Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Mark, a young baseball fan, follows Hank Aaron's career as he tries to break Babe Ruth's all-time home run record. Includes biographical information about the famous baseball player.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Hank Aaron; Hank Aaron; Hank Aaron
Material Type: Fiction, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mike Leonetti; David Kim
ISBN: 9780811856621 0811856623
OCLC Number: 123954960
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 27 cm
Other Titles: Hank Aaron and me
Responsibility: by Mike Leonetti ; illustrated by David Kim.
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This first book in a series about fictional encounters between children and their sports heroes features home-run legend Hank Aaron. In this gorgeously illustrated picture book, Mark, a young boy who  Read more...

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A nice addition to any sports fan's library.

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-11-04) Good Permalink

    This is an inspirational story told in the first person about a boy who idolizes Hank Aaron and looks forward to when Aaron breaks Babe Ruth's homerun record.  This is fiction, but the historical facts are accurate.  The author provides a good back-and-forth between major...
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