Grades 3 - 5
Grade level Equivalent: 6.2
Lexile Measure®: 900L
DRA: Not Available
Guided Reading: Not Available
- General Nonfiction
- African American History
- African American
- Tolerance and Acceptance
- Prejudice and Tolerance Experiences
About This Book
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Beautiful illustrations and conversational text make this history of African American baseball an interesting and informative read.
In this "New York Times" bestseller, noted artist Kadir Nelson tells the story of baseball's unsung heroes. A sumptuous volume that no baseball fan should be without.
Winner of the 2009 Coretta Scott King Author Award
Winner of the 2009 Sibert Medal