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The Journal of Biddy Owens, the Negro Leagues / by Walter Dean Myers.

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Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Eckhart Public Library - Main JF MY (Text) 840191001065602 Children's Fiction - Lower Level Available -
Garrett Public Library JCH MYE (Text) 30010170246923 Juvenile Chapter Book Available -
Hamlet Branch Library JF MYE (Text) 30063010011007 JUVENILE FICTION Available -
Schricker Main Library JF DEA (Text) 30032010287578 JUVENILE FICTION Available -

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  • ISBN: 0439095034 (hb.)
  • Physical Description: 141 pages ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Scholastic, 2001.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Teenager Biddy Owens' 1948 journal about working for the Birmingham Black Barons includes the games and the players, racism the team faces from New Orleans to Chicago, and his family's resistance to his becoming a professional baseball player. Includes a historical note about the evolution of the Negro Leagues.
Subject: Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team) > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Baseball > Juvenile fiction.
Negro leagues > Juvenile fiction.
Segregation > Juvenile fiction.
Prejudices > Juvenile fiction.
Diaries > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction > Juvenile fiction.

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