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Jackie Robinson : athletes who made a difference / by Blake Hoena ; illustrated by David Shephard.

Hoena, B. A., (author.). Shephard, David (Illustrator), (illustrator.). Graphic Universe (Firm) (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Series Information

Athletes who made a difference.
Making a difference. Athletes who are changing the world.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J GN 796.35 HOE (Text) 34207002380948 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville Y 796.357 HOE (Text) 34706001687179 Childrens Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J GRA 921 ROBINSON (Text) 39206021712342 J Series Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +GN ATH (Text) 51735012065891 Children's department--Graphic novels Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541578166
  • ISBN: 1541578163
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Graphic Universe an imprint of Lerner Publishing Group, Inc., [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Out of Georgia -- A star athlete -- Times of war -- The Great Experiment.
Summary, etc.:
"In an era of discrimination, Jackie Robinson broke Major League Baseball's race barrier. Facing harassment, he stayed focused on the game, becoming the MLB Rookie of the Year in 1947 and later a baseball legend"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 8-12 years Graphic Universe
Grades: 4-6 Graphic Universe
Subject: Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 > Juvenile literature.
African American baseball players > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Baseball players > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Racism in sports > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Discrimination in sports > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) > History > Juvenile literature.
Major League Baseball > History > Juvenile literature.
Baseball > History > Juvenile literature.

Series Information

Athletes who made a difference.
Making a difference. Athletes who are changing the world.

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