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Jackie's Bat

Jackie's Bat

Illustrated by: Brian Pinkney
For Ages: 5 - 8
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Superstars hit the big leagues! Two-time Caldecott Honor artist Brian Pinkney and award-winning author Marybeth Lorbiecki take the field in this carefully crafted, fictionalized account of how Jackie Robinson broke through professional baseball's color barrier.
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  • Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 
  • 40 pages | 
  • ISBN 9780689841026 | 
  • January 2006 | 
  • Grades K - 3
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About the Author

Marybeth Lorbiecki

Marybeth Lorbiecki is the aclaimed author of numerous picture books, including the poignant and controversial Just One Flick of a Finger, illustrated by David Diaz,and Sister Anne's Hands. This is her first book for Simon and Schuster. She resides in Hudson, Wisconsin.

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