George "Babe" Ruth and Henry "Hank" Aaron are names synonymous with "home run!" These incredible athletes were two of America's greatest home run hitters, making their place in baseball history truly something to marvel at. Presenting highlights from each player's life and career, Home Run Kings tells the story of how each of these baseball legends made their way to the top. Young readers will be amazed at the events surrounding these two men's lives and how they overcame all odds in order to become the royalty of the baseball world.
Early photographs allow readers an interesting look at the respective childhood of each home run star. Clare and Frank Gault's portrayal of these two American sports heroes chronicle the astounding accomplishments that Ruth and Aaron achieved during their reign in America's baseball stadiums. A memorable lesson in baseball history, this book hits a "home run!"