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King of the mound : my summer with Satchel Paige / Wes Tooke.

Tooke, Wes. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sprague Public Library - Baltic.
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Sprague Public Library - Baltic JUV FIC TOOKE (Text to phone) 33680128694510 Juvenile Fiction Available -

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General Note:
"A Junior Library Guild selection"--Jkt. flap.
Summary, etc.:
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 team for which his father is catcher and gets to see the great pitcher, Satchel Paige, play during the 1935 season. Includes historical notes.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Intermediate, 2015.
Subject: Baseball > Fiction.
People with disabilities > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
Paige, Satchel, 1906-1982 > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Poliomyelitis > Fiction.
Bismarck (N.D.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Paige, Satchel, 1906-1982 > Juvenile fiction.
Baseball stories.
People with disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Poliomyelitis > Juvenile fiction.
Bismarck (N.D.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.

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