Babe Ruth Saves Baseball!

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Random House Children's Books, Feb 26, 2008 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 46 pages
Batter up! It’s 1919 and baseball is in trouble. All across the country, people are throwing down their bats and balls, and giving up America’s National pastime. It’s up to baseball great Babe Ruth to win back fans and save baseball. Can he do it, or will he strike out? Find out in this exciting Step 3 filled with humor, history, and love of the game.

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The illustrations were done in a fun style, and the story was generally about Babe Ruth and the beginnings of baseball and how he saved the sport from diminishing due to fans disillusionment after ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Frank Murphy is a teacher and has taught a wide variety of grades at the elementary and middle-school level. A history buff, baseball fan, and popular speaker, he is the author of many fun historical fiction books for young readers. He lives in Holland, Pennsylvania.

Richard Walz is the illustrator of many humorous historical Step into Readings. He lives in Northhampton, Massachusetts.

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