Who Was Babe Ruth?

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GROSSET & DUNLAP Incorporated, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 112 pages
15 Reviews
Just in time for baseball season!

Babe Ruth came from a poor Baltimore family and, as a kid, he was a handful. It was at a reform school that Babe discovered his talent for baseball, and by the age of nineteen, he was on his way to becoming a sports legend. Babe was often out of shape and even more often out on the town, but he had a big heart and an even bigger swing! Kids will learn all about the Home Run King in this rags-to- riches sports biography. With black-and-white illustrations throughout, a true sports legend is brought to life.

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Review: Who Was Babe Ruth? (Who Was/Is...?)

User Review  - Marqual P. - Goodreads

I love this book.it shows how even though babe ruth grew up poor,he still became a star Read full review

Review: Who Was Babe Ruth? (Who Was/Is...?)

User Review  - Mosiah.p - Goodreads

this book was about how bathruth became a star in baseball and how he chaged baseball with all his homerun and all his records and how he played untill he was old i like this book because it you how a baseball star wasborn Read full review

About the author (2012)

Joan Holub lives in Raleigh, North Carolina. Ted Hammond lives in Ontario, Canada. Nancy Harrison lives in Allentown, Pennsylvania.

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