Stealing home: Jackie Robinson : against the odds

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Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
c2007.
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English
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Man on third. Two outs. The pitcher eyes the base runner, checks for the sign. The fans in the jammed stadium hold their breath. Flapping his outstretched arms like wings, number 42 leads off again. It is September 1955, game one of the World Series, the Yankees versus the Dodgers, and Jackie Robinson is about to do the unbelievable. Attempt to steal home. In a World Series game. To race a baseball thrown from the pitcher's mound and win! Is it possible? Yes, it is -- if you are Jackie Robinson!
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9780689862762
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subject_facet African American baseball players -- Biography, African American baseball players -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Baseball players, Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Stealing home : Jackie Robinson : against the odds
title_full Stealing home : Jackie Robinson : against the odds / written by Robert Burleigh ; illustrated by Mike Wimmer
title_short Stealing home :
title_sub Jackie Robinson : against the odds