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Let Them Play

Let Them Play

by Margot Theis Raven Illustrated by Chris Ellison
In 1955 the segregationist South reacted to an African American Little League team by withdrawing all white teams from the program. Although the Cannon Street All-Stars became the southern regional champions by default, the officials would not let them pla
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
7.9
Lexile Measure
NC1100L
DRA
60
Guided Reading
W
Publisher
Sleeping Bear Press
Number of Pages
40
Genre
Informational Text

About the Author and Illustrator

Margot Theis Raven Margot Theis Raven has been a professional writer and author for almost 30 years. She has won five national awards, including a Teacher's Choice award.
Chris Ellison

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