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The Resource Out of left field, by Ellen Klages

Out of left field, by Ellen Klages

Label
Out of left field
Title
Out of left field
Statement of responsibility
by Ellen Klages
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1957, inspired by what she is learning about civil rights and armed with knowledge of female ball players, ten-year-old Katy Gordon fights to be allowed to play Little League baseball
Summary
Every boy in the neighborhood knows Katy Gordon is their best pitcher, even though she's a girl. But when she tries out for Little League, it's a whole different story. Girls are not eligible, period
Writing style
Character
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10658985
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1954-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Klages, Ellen
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
640
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • All-American Girls Professional Baseball League
  • Baseball stories
  • Sex role
  • Little League baseball
  • Women's rights
  • Single-parent families
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • Baseball
  • Sex role
  • Little League baseball
  • Women's rights
  • Single-parent families
  • San Francisco (Calif.)
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Girls & Women
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Out of left field, by Ellen Klages
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Short bios of the author's favorite players after the story
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1000266062
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages, 36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780425288597
Lccn
2018009872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1000266062
Label
Out of left field, by Ellen Klages
Publication
Copyright
Note
Short bios of the author's favorite players after the story
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1000266062
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
276 pages, 36 unnumbered pages
Isbn
9780425288597
Lccn
2018009872
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1000266062

Library Locations

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