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Girl Wonder

by Deborah Hopkinson Illustrated by Terry Widener

When Alta Weiss throws a corncob at a tomcat chasing her favorite hen, folks know one thing for sure: She may be a girl, but she's got some arm. This is the exciting story of the pioneering female baseball player — a true American original.

Ages
6, 7, 5
Interest Level
Grades K - 2
Grade Level Equivalent
2.8
Lexile Measure
380L
DRA
20
Guided Reading
L
Publisher
Atheneum Books
Number of Pages
40

About the Author and Illustrator

Deborah Hopkinson Deborah Hopkinson is the award-winning author of more than 40 books for young readers including picture books, historical fiction, and nonfiction.
Terry Widener

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