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Jackie Robinson: He Led the Way

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4 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 1 Reviews

Book Description
Jackie Robinson became the first black Major League baseball player of the modern era when he stepped onto the field as a Brooklyn Dodger in 1947. In simple, engaging language, this book follows Jackie from childhood through his career as an MVP?award winning baseball player and a hero of the civil rights movement. This book is perfect for Black History Month and the start of spring training!
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages48
ISBN-100448447215
ISBN-13978-0448447216
Publication Date12/27/2007
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About April Jones Prince (Author) : April Jones Prince is an author and former children's book editor who especially loves writing about inspiring moments and people from American History.
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About Robert Casilla (Illustrator) : I've been a freelance illustrator of children's books, magazines, educational publishers ect.. since 1984. I'm a School of Visual Arts alumni (1982). I work at home in my studio in New Fairfield, Conn... more
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