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Roberto Clemente

Book Description
When Roberto Clemente was growing up in Puerto Rico, his family had no money to buy him a baseball bat and balls. So he made his own. Sometimes he would wrap string around old golf balls, or crunch socks into the shape of a ball. Roberto's obsession with baseball irritated his mother, especially when he threw his homemade balls against the wall of his room to practice catching, or dirtied his best... More
Book Information
PublisherMitchell Lane Publishers, Inc.
BindingLibrary Binding
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages32
Publication Date09/01/2002
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About Kimberly Garcia (Author) : Kimberly Garcia is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Kimberly Garcia include Lance Armstrong (Blue Banner Biographies), Hernando de Soto (L... more
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