Cam Jansen and the Mystery of the Babe Ruth Baseball
Author: David A. Adler
Illustrator: Susanna Natti
Series: Cam Jansen
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Mystery and Suspense
Violence and Crime, Baseball, Collecting and Collections
When a baseball autographed by Babe Ruth disappears from the community hobby show, Cam and Eric are sure that it's been stolen. But the police aren't convinced, so it's up to Cam to find the valuable ball and catch the thief red-handed.
David A. Adler is the acclaimed author of more than a hundred books, including several picture books illustrated by Terry Widener and published by Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Inc.: America’s Champion Swimmer:Gertrude Ederle (2000), The Babe & I (1999), and Lou Gehrig: The Luckiest Man (1997), an ALA Notable Children’s Book Honor Book for Nonfiction. His writing credits also include the popular Andy Russell chapter book series, illustrated by Will Hillenbrand: The Many Troubles of Andy Russell (1998), Andy and Tamika (1999), and School Trouble for Andy Russell (1999), all published by Gulliver Books/Harcourt, Inc.