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A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson

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4 out of 5
Based on 102 Ratings and 36 Reviews

Book Description
Mamie Johnson looks the batter in the eye. Sizes him up for a curve- or a fastball. Stretches her 5'2" frame. And pops a surefire, windup, coming-right-at-ya pitch smack dab over the plate. One that lets the batter know that this "peanut of a girl" means business. Fueled by her passion for the game and buoyed by the inspiration of Jackie Robinson, Mamie Johnson is determined to be a professional... More
Book Information
PublisherDial Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (9 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages128
ISBN-100803726619
ISBN-13978-0803726611
Publication Date07/22/2002
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About Michelle Y. Green (Author) : Michelle Y. Green is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Michelle Y. Green include A Strong Right Arm: The Story of Mamie "Peanut" Johnson.
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About Kadir Nelson (Illustrator) : Kadir Nelson is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Kadir Nelson include Abe's Honest Words: The Life of Abraham Lincoln, Moses: When Harriet Tu... more
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