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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Review: TeammatesUser Review - Kenneth Flusche - Goodreads
Ok so I ordered a kids book by mistake, I recommend for any Kindegardener or 1st grader ready to read. Or for baseball fans of any age 5 to 105 Read full review
Review: TeammatesUser Review - Andrea Wilkinson - Goodreads
I loved this book--probably because I had recently seen the movie "42"--which was incredible at showing what Jackie Robinson and his wife had to endure as the first black player in the major leagues ... Read full review