The home-run king

Title
The home-run king

Author
McKissack, Pat, 1944-2017 author.

ISBN
9780142414590

Publication Information
New York : Puffin Books, 2009, c2008.

Physical Description
92 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.

Series
Scraps of time.

Reading Level
570 L Lexile

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

Subject Term
Negro leagues -- Fiction.
 
Brothers -- Fiction.
 
African Americans -- Fiction.
 
African American baseball players -- Fiction.
 
Baseball -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Tennessee -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.

Added Author
James, Gordon C.,

Summary
Brothers Tank and Jimbo Turner love sneaking into Nashville's Sulphur Dell Ballpark to watch the superstars of Negro League Baseball. When Josh Gibson, the famous home-run hitter, bunks at their house, the boys think they're one step away from heaven.


LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Stillwater Public LibraryPaperback bookPB J FICTION MCK11Children's Collection