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The Resource Jackie Robinson and the big game, written by Dan Gutman ; illustrated by Elaine Garvin

Jackie Robinson and the big game, written by Dan Gutman ; illustrated by Elaine Garvin

Label
Jackie Robinson and the big game
Title
Jackie Robinson and the big game
Statement of responsibility
written by Dan Gutman ; illustrated by Elaine Garvin
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the childhood of the man who would grow up to be the first African American player in major league baseball. Annotation. Young Jackie Robinson looses to his older brother Mack in just about any game they play -- Chase the Fox, running and jumping contests -- you name it. One day Jackie gets so frustrated he runs home, stomps up to his room, and takes his anger out on Mack's stuff. But when Mack invites Jackie to play baseball with his friends, Jackie decides to give it a try -- and that is when the score really starts to change!
Member of
Summary
Presents the childhood of the man who would grow up to be the first African American player in major league baseball. Annotation. Young Jackie Robinson looses to his older brother Mack in just about any game they play -- Chase the Fox, running and jumping contests -- you name it. One day Jackie gets so frustrated he runs home, stomps up to his room, and takes his anger out on Mack's stuff. But when Mack invites Jackie to play baseball with his friends, Jackie decides to give it a try -- and that is when the score really starts to change!
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
187596
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutman, Dan
Dewey number
  • 796.357/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV865.R6
LC item number
G88 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 2
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Garvin, Elaine
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ready-to-read childhood of famous Americans
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
  • Robinson, Jackie
  • Baseball players
  • African Americans
Target audience
primary
Label
Jackie Robinson and the big game, written by Dan Gutman ; illustrated by Elaine Garvin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0640/2002155969-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm51726804
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780689862403
Lccn
2002155969
Other control number
9780689832403
Other physical details
col. ill.
Label
Jackie Robinson and the big game, written by Dan Gutman ; illustrated by Elaine Garvin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0640/2002155969-d.html
Publication
Control code
ocm51726804
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Aladdin Paperbacks ed.
Extent
31 p.
Isbn
9780689862403
Lccn
2002155969
Other control number
9780689832403
Other physical details
col. ill.

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