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The Resource The home-run king, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James

The home-run king, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James

Label
The home-run king
Title
The home-run king
Statement of responsibility
by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
During the Depression in Nashville, Tennessee, two baseball-loving brothers host Josh Gibson, a star of the Negro Leagues, in their home, and are motivated to get their own team started as well
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-2017
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKissack, Pat
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
570 L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
Grades 5-8
LC call number
  • PZ7.M478693
  • PZ7.M478693
LC item number
  • Hn 2008
  • Hn 2008
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
3.6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
James, Gordon C
Series statement
Scraps of time
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gibson, Josh
  • Negro leagues
  • Brothers
  • African Americans
  • Tennessee
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The home-run king, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocn221152545
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
92 p.
Isbn
9780670010851
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008009442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)221152545
Label
The home-run king, by Patricia C. McKissack ; illustrated by Gordon C. James
Publication
Control code
ocn221152545
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
92 p.
Isbn
9780670010851
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008009442
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)221152545

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