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Miss Mary reporting : the true story of sportswriter Mary Garber / written by Sue Macy ; illustrated by C.F. Payne.

Macy, Sue, author. (Author). Payne, C. F., illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 21 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jB MAC (Text) 37521530727280 AMPL Juvenile Biography Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville J 92 GAR (Text) 76895000229197 2nd Floor Children's Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main J 070.4 MAC (Text) 840191002239694 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Checked out 08/02/2017
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL E BIO GAR (Text) 38217000551487 Easy Biographies Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg J BIO GARBER (Text) 32826014025712 J Biography Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Westport WSPT J BIO GARBER (Text) 32826014082176 J Biography Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO GARBER (Text) 36626103710950 JUV Biographies Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J B.c Garber, Mary (Text) 78294000257587 J Biography Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland E MACY (Text) 76383000439563 Early Books Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 921 MACY (Text) 39391006788721 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781481401203
  • ISBN: 1481401203
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unnumbered pages) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : A Paula Wiseman Book, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Mary Garber was a pioneering sports journalist in a time where women were rarely a part of the newspaper business. Women weren't even allowed to sit in the press boxes at sporting events, so Mary was forced to sit with the coaches' wives. But that didn't stop her. In a time when African-American sports were not routinely covered, Mary went to the games and wrote about them. Garber was a sportswriter for fifty-six years and was the first woman to receive the Associated Press Sports Editors' Red Smith Award, presented for major contributions in sports journalism. And now, every year the Association of Women in Sports Media presents the Mary Garber Pioneer Award in her honor to a role model for women in sports media. Sure to inspire future journalists, athletes, and any child who has a dream, this illustrated biography of Mary Garber captures her feisty and determined spirit and brings her story to life.
Target Audience Note: 910 Lexile.
NC 910 Lexile.
Subject: Garber, Mary, 1916-2008 > Juvenile literature.
Women sportswriters > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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