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The home-run king

McKissack, Pat, 1944-

New York : Viking, c2008.

92 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

Eleven-year-old Tank and his older brother Jimbo, who both love baseball, can't believe their good fortune when Josh Gibson, home-run king of the Homestead Grays, stays at their house during a series in Nashville.

Reading Level: 4.0

Available

Fiction (Chapterbooks) - ElementaryFiction (Chapterbooks) - Elementary

1 copy available at Paideia School

ISBN:

0670010855

LC Call No:

PZ7.M478693 Hn 2008

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 22

Author:

McKissack, Pat, 1944-

Title:

The home-run king / by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James.

VaryingTitle:

Home run king

VaryingTitle:

Homerun king

Publisher:

New York : Viking, c2008.

Physical:

92 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.

Series:

Scraps of time

Citation/Refs:

Wilson's Children, July 2009

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, February 2009

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2009

Summary:

Eleven-year-old Tank and his older brother Jimbo, who both love baseball, can't believe their good fortune when Josh Gibson, home-run king of the Homestead Grays, stays at their house during a series in Nashville.

Target Audience:

4.0

Target Audience:

3-6 Follett Library Resources

Subject:

Gibson, Josh,--1911-1947--Fiction.

Subject:

Baseball--Fiction.

Subject:

Negro Leagues--Fiction.

Subject:

Brothers--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Historical fiction.

AE:PersName:

James, Gordon C., ill.

SAE:UnifrmTitle:

Scraps of time.

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