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Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by Paul Bacon.

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User Review  - Kathryn Ehlert - Goodreads

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User Review  - Kayla - Goodreads

Describes the racial prejudice experienced by Jackie Robinson when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first black player in MLB. Shows a lot about friendship and how to not be prejudice. Also, informative about rascism. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

Peter Golenbock is a well-known writer of books about sports, espcecially baseball. He lives in Ridgefield, Connecticut.   Paul Bacon also illustratedSusanna of the Alamo. He lives in Clintondale, New York.