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Book Title: Baseball Heroes|
The author of the book: Glenn Stout
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 35.73 MB
Edition: HMH Books for Young Readers
Date of issue: December 27th 2010
ISBN 13: 9780547417080
Read full description of the books Baseball Heroes:Baseball Heroes is the first book in the new middle grade nonfiction series Good Sports, about the inspiring life stories of major league athletes who have overcome obstacles in the course of their life and careers. Each book tells the stories of athletes who have encountered and overcome significant obstacles, and whose story exempifies character and nerve in the face of adversity. Baseball Heroes highlights players who were among the first to break through barriers of race, ethnicity and even sex in order to play professional baseball. Subjects include Jackie Robinson, Hank Greenburg, Fernando Valenzuela, and Ila Borders.
Read information about the authorAuthor of The Selling of the Babe (2016), Fenway 1912 (2012) and Young Woman the Sea: How Trudy Ederle Conquered the English Channel and Inspired the World (2009) currently set up and in development at Paramount Pictures (2019?). Since becoming a full-time writer in 1993, Glenn Stout has written, ghostwritten or edited more than 90 books representing sales in excess of two million copies. Stout is also author of The Cubs, The Dodgers, Nine Months at Ground Zero, Yankees Century, Red Sox Century, and has served as Series Editor of The Best American Sports Writing since its inception. Glenn also consults on a variety of writing projects (books, proposals, Longform narratives) and teaches narrative non-fiction at the Archer City Story Center. He lives in Vermont.
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