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Mickey Mantle Day in Amsterdam

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5 out of 5
Based on 2 Ratings and 2 Reviews

Book Description
Mickey Mantle Day in Amsterdam is Jim LaBate's latest novella about growing up. This particular story focuses on baseball and on baseball's biggest name in the 1950's and the 1960's.

The story takes place during the summer of 1963 when Mantle is on the disabled list, recovering from a broken foot. When his car breaks down near the "Rug City," the 12-year-old narrator and his dad stop to help,... More

Book Information
PublisherMohawk River Press
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages64
Publication Date09/01/1999
The Creators
About Jim Labate (Author) : I work full-time as a writing specialist in The Writing Center at Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, New York. In addition, I write fiction, non-fiction, and poetry.
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About Brian Bateman (Illustrator) : Brian Bateman is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Brian Bateman is Mickey Mantle Day in Amsterdam.
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1/5/2010 Jim LaBate tagged as: I wrote

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