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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 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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This is a good biographical and historical book for young readers. It covers so many topics such as Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese, who were two baseball players in the 1940's, baseball, the ... Read full review

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This book is a great testament to quality character education. The book deals with Jackie Robison's transition to the major leagues and the obstacles he faced in doing so with the support of his ... Read full review


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

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