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Shoeless Joe & Black Betsy

Shoeless Joe & Black Betsy

by Phil Bildner Illustrated by C. F. Payne
Before Shoeless Joe Jackson can play in the minor leagues, he must find a way out of his hitting slump. He goes to see his friend Ol' Charlie Ferguson, a South Carolina bat smith, who not only makes him the perfect bat but also teaches him how to care for
Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
3.9
Lexile Measure
790L
DRA
38
Guided Reading
O
Publisher
Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Westerns

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Phil Bildner
C. F. Payne

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