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Bildner, Phil

Overview
Works: 50 works in 133 publications in 1 language and 12,272 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Baseball stories  Fictional autobiographies  Young adult works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PZ7.B4923, E
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Publications about Phil Bildner
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Most widely held works by Phil Bildner
Shoeless Joe & Black Betsy by Phil Bildner( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
Shoeless Joe Jackson, said by some to be the greatest baseball player ever, goes into a hitting slump just before he is to start his minor league career, so he asks a friend to make him a special bat to help him hit
The Hallelujah Flight by Phil Bildner( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 1,129 libraries worldwide
In 1932, James Banning, along with his co-pilot Thomas Allen, make history by becoming the first African Americans to fly across the United States, relying on the generosity of people they meet in the towns along the way who help keep their "flying jalopy" going
Turkey Bowl by Phil Bildner( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 827 libraries worldwide
Ethan looks forward to the Thanksgiving Day when he and his friends are finally old enough to play in the annual family football game, but that day arrives full of snow and icy roads
The unforgettable season : the story of Joe Dimaggio, Ted Williams and the record-setting summer of '41 by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 820 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of two of baseball's greatest heroes, Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams and how during the summer of 1941 they each set records that still stand
A whole new ballgame by Phil Bildner( Book )
8 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and held by 705 libraries worldwide
"From the first morning with their odd new teacher fifth grade is full of shocking surprises for best friends Rip and Red"--
The greatest game ever played : a football story by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in English and held by 682 libraries worldwide
When their beloved baseball team, the New York Giants, moves to California, Sam and Pop switch their loyalties to the other New York Giants and attend their championship game with the Baltimore Colts. Includes historical note
Game 1 by Loren Long( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 614 libraries worldwide
In the late 1800s, a baseball with strange powers belonging to their late father works wonders for three children and a travelling baseball team which must raise $10,000
The shot heard 'round the world by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2010 in English and held by 544 libraries worldwide
If you lived in Brooklyn in 1951, your life revolved around the Brooklyn Dodgers. Come summertime you bled Dodger blue. And it was in that summer of '51 that "Dem Bums"--What we lovingly called our Dodgers -- caused their biggest stir of all. For the young Brooklyn Dodger fan in this story, the summer of 1951 was a summer for heroes. The Dodgers, with players like Jackie Robinson, Carl Erskine, and Clem Labine, faced off against the New York Giants in a pennant race that no one had seen the likes of and no one would ever forget. On October 2, 1951, the New York Giants of the borough of Brooklyn held its breath as the Dodgers faced the Giants for the third, tie-breaking game to determine which team would go on to play the Yankees in the World Series. More than just a story about baseball, this is a sweeping view of life in Brooklyn in the summer of 1951, from its streets, to its Cyclone, to its stadium. Phil Bildner pitches the ball and C.F. Payne hits a shot to be heard 'round the world giving this renowned story new life
Game 2 by Loren Long( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
Letter -- Traveling down the Ohio River -- My journal, by Ruby Payne -- Unable to sleep; -- On the streets of Louisville -- River City showdown -- Churchill downs -- Stunned disbelief -- Game begins -- Rube Waddel show -- Horses, horses, everywhere! -- Learned in Louisville -- Ben Brush! -- Coming back! -- Ninth inning -- Now or never -- Three outs to go -- Victory burgoo -- Scrape shares -- Absolute truth
Marvelous Cornelius : Hurricane Katrina and the spirit of New Orleans by Phil Bildner( Book )
4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 507 libraries worldwide
A man known as the "Trashcan Wizard" sings and dances his way through the French Quarter in New Orleans, keeping his beloved city clean, until Hurricane Katrina's devastation nearly causes him to lose his spirit
The soccer fence by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Each time Hector watches white boys playing soccer in Johannesburg, South Africa, he dreams of playing on a real pitch one day and after the fall of apartheid, when he sees the 1996 African Cup of Nations team, he knows that his dream can come true
Twenty-one elephants by Phil Bildner( Book )
3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 474 libraries worldwide
Eight-year-old Hannah, upon completion of the Brooklyn Bridge, enlists the help of P.T. Barnum and his twenty-one elephants to prove to her father and all of Brooklyn that the bridge is safe
Rookie of the year by Phil Bildner( Book )
4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 449 libraries worldwide
"Rip and Red find that fifth grade continues to challenge them in brand-new ways and discover that sometimes radical change is nothing to be afraid of"--
Game 3 : the windy city by Loren Long( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 447 libraries worldwide
The trip to Chicago for Griffith, Ruby, and Graham becomes an adventure in itself after they realize their Uncle Owen has gone missing and the Chancellor has set his sights on the money the Travelin' Nine have been trying to raise
Busted by Phil Bildner( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and held by 368 libraries worldwide
Interweaves stories of students at a high school with a "zero-tolerance" policy as they get caught doing things they are pretty sure are wrong, from honor students behaving dishonorably to drinking and having sex during a senior ski trip, organizing a gambling ring and bullying freshmen
Water, water everywhere by Loren Long( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 321 libraries worldwide
In 1899, in Minneapolis, Ruby Payne's decision to ask African American Preacher Wil to join the team, causes division among the other players, and the magical baseball will not work unless the team is united
Change up by Derek Jeter( Book )
1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 316 libraries worldwide
After watching a baseball game at Yankee Stadium, Gideon wants to get an autograph from his favorite player, but he becomes separated from his family, and ends up in a magical adventure
Home of the brave by Loren Long( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Having suffered great losses in New Orleans, the Payne family returns to their Baltimore home, where they have a final showdown with the Chancellor's men
Blastin' the blues by Loren Long( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in English and held by 261 libraries worldwide
In 1899 New Orleans, Louisiana, the Travelin' Nine must try once again to outsmart the Chancellor, but even the magic baseball may not help while the players suspect there is a mole on the team
Magic in the outfield by Loren Long( Book )
5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 231 libraries worldwide
In the late 1800s, a baseball with strange powers belonging to their late father works wonders for three children and a travelling baseball team which must raise $10,000
 
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