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Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Baseball Dream

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4.2 out of 5
Based on 164 Ratings and 91 Reviews

Book Description


Now in paperback, the true story of Marcenia Lyle, an African American girl who grew up to become "Toni Stone," the first woman to play for a professional baseball team


One day in the 1930s, Marcenia and the boys she plays ball with learn that Gabby Street, a famous baseball manager, is scouting children for a baseball summer camp sponsored by the St. Louis Cardinals. Eager... More
Book Information
PublisherLee & Low Books
BindingSchool & Library Binding (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-101584302437
ISBN-13978-1584302438
Publication Date09/30/2005
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About Crystal Hubbard (Author) : Crystal Hubbard is a published author of children's books. Published credits of Crystal Hubbard include The Last Black King of the Kentucky Derby and Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Bas... more
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About Randy Duburke (Illustrator) : Randy Duburke is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Randy Duburke include Little Mister, Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Basebal... more
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