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In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

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4 out of 5
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Book Description

Shirley Temple Wong sails from China to America with a heart full of dreams.Her new home is Brooklyn, New York. America is indeed a land full of wonders, but Shirley doesn't know any English, so it's hard to make friends. Then a miracle-baseball-happens. It is 1947, and Jackie Robinson, star of the Brooklyn Dodgers, is everyone's hero. Jackie Robinson is proving that a black man, the grandson o... More

Book Information
PublisherPlayaway
BindingPreloaded Digital Audio Player (20 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of PagesN/A
ISBN-10160514780X
ISBN-13978-1605147802
Publication Date07/2008
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About Bette Bao Lord (Author) : Bette Bao Lord is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Bette Bao Lord include In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson, The Chinese America... more
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About Melissa Hughes (Narrator) : Melissa Hughes is a published author and a narrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Melissa Hughes include The Double Life of Pocahontas, The Fifth of March... more
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