Teammates

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Author(s):
Peter Golenbock
Illustrator(s):
Paul Bacon
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0152842864
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism

This is the story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League Baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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