The Babe & I
It’s 1932 and everyone is struggling through the Great Depression. When the resourceful young narrator of this story discovers that his father is jobless, he decides to become a newsie. He and his friend Jacob figure out how to sell more papers than the other kids. Many more. Because they’ve got Babe Ruth to help them. Business is soon booming and, thanks to the Babe, they even get a chance to see a Yankees game.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - slee74 - LibraryThing
This was a great historical fiction read. The writing was one thing I really enjoyed about this book. It was very engaging and organized. The author took you through a sequence of events that the ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - TeresaCruz - LibraryThing
I love how this book focuses on how people earned money and how Babe Ruth was a star baseball player. There are so many lessons that can be learned and taught from this one story. The illustrations are great too. Read full review