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

Authors: Tooke, Wes.
Call number: jFIC TOO
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2012.
Publication date: 2012.
Subject: Baseball stories -- Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers and sons -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Poliomyelitis -- Juvenile fiction.
Paige, Satchel, 1906-1982 -- Juvenile fiction.
Bismarck (N.D.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Title: King of the mound : my summer with Satchel Paige / Wes Tooke.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 155 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary note: 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.
ISBN: 9781442433465 (hardcover)
1442433469 (hardcover)
LCCN: 2011012740
Url for this record: http://sherloc.indypl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1356338
Bib No.: 1356338