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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.

11, 13
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 7
Grade Level Equivalent
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Guided Reading
Scholastic Inc.
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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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