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Jackie's Nine

Jackie's Nine

by Sharon Robinson

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To millions of people, Jackie Robinson was a sports and civil rights hero. To Sharon Robinson, he was all that — and Dad. From the unique perspective that only a daughter could have, she serves as a personal tour guide through the nine heart-felt, hard-won values that helped Jackie achieve his goals.

Jackie¹s values are brought to life through the powerful words of other heroes and pioneers, including Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Oprah Winfrey, and Christopher Reeve.

Ages
11, 13
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Grade Level Equivalent
6.4
Lexile Measure
1040L
DRA
60
Guided Reading
X
Number of Pages
176

About the Author

Sharon Robinson Sharon Robinson authored Jackie's Nine , a personal tour guide through the nine heartfelt, hard-won values that helped her father, Jackie Robinson, achieve his goals. Her other children's books include Promises to Keep and Safe at Home .

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