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Baseball biographies for kids : the greatest players from the 1960s to today  Cover Image Book Book

Baseball biographies for kids : the greatest players from the 1960s to today / Dean Burrell ; illustrations by Brenna Daugherty.

Burrell, Dean, (author.). Daugherty, Brenna, (illustrator.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781641529334
  • ISBN: 1641529334
  • Physical Description: xv, 149 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Emeryville, California : Rockridge Press, [2020]

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 140-147) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Grand slam! Inspiring baseball biographies for young fans. It's the bottom of the ninth, bases are loaded, and your team is down by three--who do you want coming up to bat? Baseball Biographies for Kids answers this question and more! Bursting with statistics and impressive feats from the greatest players of the last 60 years, this lineup of inspirational baseball biographies shows you what it takes to be a real MVP. Discover the ultimate dream team as you explore the best pros for each position. You'll also get quick looks into some truly legendary baseball players and lots of fun facts! Baseball Biographies for Kids includes: Modern stars, real stories--From Cal Ripken Jr. to David Ortiz, you'll discover the players who truly defined the game. Tons of stats--Each biography includes critical info, including games played, ERA, hits, and more. Draft your own all-star team--Fill out the included starting lineup sheet with your picks for each position. These baseball biographies really knock it out of the park for big fans and aspiring players!
Subject: Baseball players > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Maddux, Greg, 1966- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Johnson, Randy, 1963- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Rodriguez, Ivan, 1971- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Ortiz, David, 1975- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Biggio, Craig > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Jones, Chipper, 1972- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Ripken, Cal, Jr., 1960- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Henderson, Rickey, 1958- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Griffey, Ken, Jr. > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Suzuki, IchirĊ, 1973- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Martinez, Edgar, 1963- > Biography > Juvenile literature.
La Russa, Tony > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Biographies.

Available copies

  • 2 of 3 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Norfolk Library.


  • 0 current holds with 3 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Norfolk Library J 920 BUR (Text) 36058010292213 Juvenile Nonfiction Checked out 07/11/2022

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