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King of the Mound free pdf Twelve-year-old Nick loves baseball, so after a year in the hospital fighting polio and with a brace on one leg, Nick takes a job with the minor league team for which his father is catcher. There he gets to see the great pitcher, Satchel Paige, play during the 1935 season. Includes historical notes.

About Wes Tooke

Wes Tooke has worked as a feature writer and editorial consultant and has published features in Salon," New Jersey Monthly," and the Princeton Alumni Weekly." His first novel, Lucky," was a Junior Library Guild Selection. He lives with his wife and dog in San Francisco.

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Author : Wes Tooke
Publisher : Simon
Data Published : 01 February 2012
ISBN : 1442433469
EAN : 9781442433465
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 155 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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