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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - tricha11 - LibraryThing
I really enjoyed this story and thought it was very well done. I think this is a tremendous read for younger children. The main reason I enjoyed this story was because of the plot. As a huge baseball ... Read full review
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I especially enjoyed reading Teammates. Two aspects I enjoyed about the book are the illustrations and integration of complex vocabulary. The images that accompanied the text were primarily real ... Read full review