The Brooklyn nine : a novel in nine innings (Audiobook on CD, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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The Brooklyn nine : a novel in nine innings

Author: Alan Gratz
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Follows the fortunes of a German immigrant family through nine generations, beginning in 1845, as they experience American life and play baseball.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
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Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Gratz
OCLC Number: 449187393
Notes: Originally published: New York, NY : Dial Books, ©2009.
Target Audience: 1845: Felix Schneider, an immigrant from Germany, cheers the New York Knickerbockers as they play Three-Out, All-Out.1908: Walter Snider, batboy for the Brooklyn Superbas, arranges a team tryout for a black pitcher by pretending he is Cuban.1945: Kat Snider of Brooklyn plays for the Grand Rapids Chicks in the All-American Girls Baseball League.1981: Michael Flint finds himself pitching a perfect game during the Little League season at Prospect Park. And there are five more Schneiders to meet.In nine innings, this novel tells the stories of nine successive Schneider kids and their connection to Brooklyn and baseball. As in all family histories and all baseball games, there is glory and heartache, triumph and sacrifice.-http://www.booksinprint.com.; [Grades 4-6].
Description: 1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Alan Gratz.

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Follows the fortunes of a German immigrant family through nine generations, beginning in 1845, as they experience American life and play baseball.

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