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Product Description: The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers. This book examines the life of Jackie Robinson in a simple, age-appropriate way that will help children develop word recognition and reading skills. Includes a timeline and other informative backmatter.
By Jeff Bane (illustrator)

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9781634712194 | Reprint edition (Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2016), cover price $12.79 | About this edition: The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers.

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9781634710213 | Cherry Lake Pub, August 1, 2016, cover price $28.50 | About this edition: The My Itty-Bitty Bio series are biographies for the earliest readers.

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Product Description: Jackie Robinson: Hometown Hero for Grade 2 provides teachers with an informational text focused on Georgia state studies. It is appropriately leveled for different types of reading levels and features primary source materials. This nonfiction reader is aligned to Georgia's Standards of Excellence...read more

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9781493825608 | Teacher Created Materials, July 1, 2016, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: Jackie Robinson: Hometown Hero for Grade 2 provides teachers with an informational text focused on Georgia state studies.

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Product Description: Audrey Vernick and Steven Salerno have again collaborated to bring us a captivating picture book about a compelling but little-known piece of baseball history. Beginning in 1922, when Edith Houghton was only ten years old, she tried out for a women’s professional baseball team, the Philadelphia Bobbies...read more
By Steven Salerno (illustrator)

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9780544611634 | Clarion Books, March 29, 2016, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Audrey Vernick and Steven Salerno have again collaborated to bring us a captivating picture book about a compelling but little-known piece of baseball history.

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Product Description: Many believe baseball great Willie Mays to be the best player that ever lived. He hit 660 home runs (fourth best of all time), had a lifetime batting average of .302, and is second only to Babe Ruth on The Sporting News's list of "Baseball's 100 Greatest Players...read more
By Terry Widener (illustrator)

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9780375868443 | Schwartz & Wade Books, January 8, 2013, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Many believe baseball great Willie Mays to be the best player that ever lived.

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9781101934210 | Reprint edition (Dragonfly, March 8, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: Many believe baseball great Willie Mays to be the best player that ever lived.

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9780375968440 | Schwartz & Wade Books, January 8, 2013, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: Many believe baseball great Willie Mays to be the best player that ever lived.

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Product Description: In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player. We learn that the beginning of his career with the Brooklyn Dodgers was rocky, that he was shy with his teammates, and experienced discrimination as one of the only Jews in the game...read more
By Andre Carrilho (illustrator)

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9780375837388 | Schwartz & Wade Books, February 24, 2009, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player.

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9780553498424 | Reprint edition (Dragonfly, March 8, 2016), cover price $7.99 | About this edition: In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player.

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9780375937385 | Schwartz & Wade Books, February 24, 2009, cover price $20.99 | About this edition: In this striking picture book biography, an old-timer tells us what made Sandy Koufax such an amazing baseball player.

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By Jez Tuya (illustrator)

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9780807591925 | Albert Whitman & Co, March 1, 2016, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: “With the LEGENDS series, Howard Bryant brings to life the best that sports has to offer—the heroes, the bitter rivalries, the moments that every sports-loving kid should know.”—Mike Lupica, #1 bestselling author of Travel Team, Heat, and Fantasy League Experience baseball's most exciting moments, World Series heroics, greatest players, and more! Baseball, America's pastime, is a sport of moments that stand the test of time...read more

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9780399169038 | Philomel Books, March 3, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: “With the LEGENDS series, Howard Bryant brings to life the best that sports has to offer—the heroes, the bitter rivalries, the moments that every sports-loving kid should know.

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9780147512628 | Reprint edition (Puffin, March 1, 2016), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: “With the LEGENDS series, Howard Bryant brings to life the best that sports has to offer—the heroes, the bitter rivalries, the moments that every sports-loving kid should know.
9780373220786, titled "Call After Midnight" | Reissue edition (Harlequin Books, November 1, 1987), cover price $2.50 | also contains Call After Midnight | About this edition: Newlywed Sarah Fontaine has just received the news that every wife fears: her husband of two months has died abroad in a hotel fire.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Matt Tavares's striking homage to one of baseball's legends offers a rare view into Babe Ruth's formative years in ""the House that built Ruth."" Before he is known as the Babe, George Herman Ruth is just a boy who lives in Baltimore and gets into a lot of trouble...read more

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9780763687687 | Candlewick Pr, February 9, 2016, cover price $4.99 | also contains Becoming Babe Ruth | About this edition: Matt Tavares’s striking homage to one of baseball’s legends offers a rare view into Babe Ruth’s formative years in "the House that built Ruth.

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9780763687670 | Candlewick Pr, February 9, 2016, cover price $14.99 | also contains Becoming Babe Ruth | About this edition: Matt Tavares’s striking homage to one of baseball’s legends offers a rare view into Babe Ruth’s formative years in "the House that built Ruth.

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9780606379342 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, February 9, 2016), cover price $14.75 | also contains Becoming Babe Ruth | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: A latest entry in the accessible series describes how the Major League center fielder dreamed of following in his father's footsteps to become a professional player, sharing fun facts about his favorite foods, personal hobbies, secret fears and achievements with the Angels...read more

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9780531225646 | Scholastic Library Pub, February 1, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: A latest entry in the accessible series describes how the Major League center fielder dreamed of following in his father's footsteps to become a professional player, sharing fun facts about his favorite foods, personal hobbies, secret fears and achievements with the Angels.

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9780531223802 | Scholastic Library Pub, February 1, 2016, cover price $29.00 | About this edition: A latest entry in the accessible series describes how the Major League center fielder dreamed of following in his father's footsteps to become a professional player, sharing fun facts about his favorite foods, personal hobbies, secret fears and achievements with the Angels.

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Product Description: Barriers have existed to deny people the chance to compete athletically based on their race, ethnic background, or sex. Some athletes, through their courage and class, have broken down the barriers that have afflicted our society, and sometimes affected greater social change...read more

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9781502610560, titled "Jackie Robinson: Breaking Baseball’s Color Barrier" | Cavendish Square, January 15, 2016, cover price $42.79 | About this edition: Barriers have existed to deny people the chance to compete athletically based on their race, ethnic background, or sex.

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Product Description: As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports. And why not? He was a natural at football, basketball, and, of course, baseball. But beyond athletic skill, it was his strength of character that secured his place in sports history. In 1947 Jackie joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, breaking the long-time color barrier in major league baseball...read more
By Gail Herman and John O'Brien (illustrator)

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9780448455570 | Grosset & Dunlap, December 23, 2010, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports.

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9780606153645 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, December 23, 2010), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey has done it all in his short Major League Baseball career. In 2010, he was named National League (NL) Rookie of the Year. In 2012, Buster won the NL batting title and was named NL Most Valuable Player...read more

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9781467796170 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2016, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey has done it all in his short Major League Baseball career.

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9781467793841 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 2016, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey has done it all in his short Major League Baseball career.

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Product Description: This title introduces readers to Mike Trout, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career. The title also features informative fast facts, a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

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9781680780796 | Sportszone, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title introduces readers to Mike Trout, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career.

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Product Description: This title introduces readers to Madison Bumgarner, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career. The title also features informative fast facts, a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

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9781680780772 | Sportszone, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title introduces readers to Madison Bumgarner, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career.

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Product Description: This title introduces readers to Bryce Harper, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career. The title also features informative fast facts, a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

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9781680780758 | Sportszone, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title introduces readers to Bryce Harper, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career.

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Product Description: This title introduces readers to Andrew McCutchen, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career. The title also features informative fast facts, a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

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9781680780789 | Sportszone, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title introduces readers to Andrew McCutchen, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career.

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Product Description: On and off the field, Jackie Robinson never backed down from a challenge. The baseball legend broke Major League Baseball’s color barrier in 1947, changing the sport forever. It was eight years later that a photo of him stealing home during the 1955 World Series became one of the most famous images from his historic career...read more

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9780756552954 | Compass Point Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: On and off the field, Jackie Robinson never backed down from a challenge.

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9780756552916 | Compass Point Books, January 1, 2016, cover price $33.99 | About this edition: On and off the field, Jackie Robinson never backed down from a challenge.

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Product Description: This title introduces readers to Clayton Kershaw, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career. The title also features informative fast facts, a timeline, and a glossary. SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing Company.

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9781680780765 | Sportszone, January 1, 2016, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title introduces readers to Clayton Kershaw, providing exciting details about his life and going deep inside the key moments of his MLB career.

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Product Description: Mo'ne Davis did what most people thought couldn't be done. She dominated like no girl had done before, showing that girls could beat boys at their own Little League baseball game. At 13 years old, during a spectacular month in August 2014, Mo'ne became the most famous baseball player in the nation...read more

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9781624691898 | Purple Toad Pub Inc, October 1, 2015, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: Mo'ne Davis did what most people thought couldn't be done.

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Product Description: When Derek Jeter was eight years old, he announced that he was going to play baseball for the New York Yankees. Jeter earned the attention of major league scouts in high school and was drafted to the New York Yankees in 1992. Named Rookie of the Year, he helped the Yankees win the World Series five times, and became team captain in 2003...read more
By Andrew Thomson (illustrator)

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9780448486970 | Grosset & Dunlap, August 18, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: When Derek Jeter was eight years old, he announced that he was going to play baseball for the New York Yankees.

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Product Description: This title explores the life of Mike Trout, from his early days playing baseball to his triumphs at the highest level. The title also features informative sidebars, fun facts and quotes, a glossary, and further resources. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards...read more

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9781624038426 | Sportszone, September 1, 2015, cover price $27.07 | About this edition: This title explores the life of Mike Trout, from his early days playing baseball to his triumphs at the highest level.

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Product Description: This entry in a brand new line of sports biographies from Matt Christopher takes readers onto the plate with a baseball legendBabe Ruth was baseball's first true power hitter, a strong pitcher, and smart outfielder who made some amazing game-saving catches...read more

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9780316260978 | Little Brown & Co, September 1, 2015, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: This entry in a brand new line of sports biographies from Matt Christopher takes readers onto the plate with a baseball legendBabe Ruth was baseball's first true power hitter, a strong pitcher, and smart outfielder who made some amazing game-saving catches.
9780316011136 | Little Brown & Co, September 7, 2005, cover price $4.99 | About this edition: Presents the life of one of the greatest baseball players, who changed the way the game was played, made America believe in a sport that was beginning to wane, and overcame his demons to lead the Yankees to championship status.

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9780606375191 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, September 1, 2015), cover price $16.00 | also contains Babe Ruth | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.
9781435248496 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $13.99 | About this edition: Babe Ruth changed the way baseball was played with his power hits, pitching, and game-saving catches.

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Product Description: When did Jackie Robinson become well-known? What did he do? Cub Reporter interviews him to find out! Discover how Jackie fought against prejudice to become the first African American to play Major League Baseball in 1947. Readers will see how to use interviewing skills and journalistic questions to reveal the story behind a famous American...read more
By Emma Carlson Berne and Doug Jones (illustrator)

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9781467785310 | Lernerclassroom, August 1, 2015, cover price $8.99 | About this edition: When did Jackie Robinson become well-known?

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9781467779647 | Lerner Pub Group, August 1, 2015, cover price $26.65 | About this edition: When did Jackie Robinson become well-known?

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Product Description: Mike Trout is a standout MLB outfielder. Learn about his childhood and his rise to becoming a baseball superstar.

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9781491462577 | Pebble Books, August 1, 2015, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Mike Trout is a standout MLB outfielder.
9780440225652, titled "Days of Bitter Strength" | Reprint edition (Dell Pub Co, August 1, 1998), cover price $6.99 | also contains Days of Bitter Strength | About this edition: Once a freedom fighter, Emily Ascher lives in the red-roofed houses of 'China on the Rhine' as Mama Em, mother of war-torn orphan boys, but all peace is lost when DeVore, the master of giant androids, plans one final, absolute destruction.
9780440225669, titled "Let the Magic Begin: Opening the Door to a Whole New World of Possibility" | Dell Pub Co, April 1, 1998, cover price $6.99 | also contains Let the Magic Begin: Opening the Door to a Whole New World of Possibility | About this edition: The actress describes how, after the loss of her father and grandmother, a devastating illness, and the end of her marriage, her life turned into chaos in a matter of months, and discusses her six-year comeback journey

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9781491462379 | Pebble Plus, August 1, 2015, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Mike Trout is a standout MLB outfielder.

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Product Description: Stan Musial was one of the greatest baseball hitters of all time. He played for the St. Louis Cardinals for twenty-four years and retired with a career batting average of .331 and 3,630 hits. Stan is known and respected for his many baseball records and honors...read more

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9781612481517 | Truman State Univ Pr, July 1, 2015, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: Stan Musial was one of the greatest baseball hitters of all time.

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