Category Archives: Baseball

Stealing Home by J. Torres, illustrated by David Namisato

Stealing Home by J. Torres, illustrated by David Namisato. Kids Can Press, 2021. 9781525303340 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Format: Hardcover graphic novel What did you like about the book?  This Canadian graphic novel import opens … Continue reading

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The Triple Play Twins by David A. Kelly, illustrated by Mark Meyers

    The Triple Play Twins: Ballpark Mysteries #17  by David A. Kelly, illustrated by Mark Meyers, Random House Children’s Books, 9780593126240, 2021 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like … Continue reading

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Balletball by Erin Dionne, illustrated by Gillian Flint

Balletball by Erin Dionne, illustrated by Gillian Flint. Charlesbridge, 9781580899390, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre: Picture book What did you like about the book? Nini loves ballet and is not … Continue reading

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Bonaparte Plays Ball – by Margery Cuyler, illustrated by Will Terry

    Bonaparte Plays Ball – by Margery Cuyler, illustrated by Will Terry, Crown Books for Young Readers, 9781984830470(hc), 978198483049 (ebook), 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about the … Continue reading

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The Colorado Curveball (Ballpark Mysteries, #16) by David A. Kelly, illustrated by Mark Meyers

The Colorado Curveball (Ballpark Mysteries, #16) by David A. Kelly, illustrated by Mark Meyers, Random House , 9780525578987, 2020 Format: Paperback Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the book:  This is … Continue reading

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Satchel Paige: Striking Out Jim Crow by James Sturm & Rich Tommaso

Satchel Paige: Striking Out Jim Crow (The Center for Cartoon Studies Presents) by James Sturm & Rich Tommaso, with an introduction by Gerald Early. Disney/Jump at the Sun, 2019. 2nd hardcover ed. 9781368022323 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or … Continue reading

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Dugout: The Zombie Steals Home by Scott Morse

Dugout: The Zombie Steals Home by Scott Morse. Scholastic, 2019. ISBN 9781338188103 Format: ARC Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Genre:  Sports/Horror What did you like about the book? A baseball and zombies adventure that … Continue reading

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Becoming Babe Ruth Written and illustrated by Matt Tavares

     Becoming Babe Ruth Written and illustrated by Matt Tavares; Candlewick Press (9780763687670), 2013.  Format: Hardcover, fully illustrated in color Genre: Biography Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 5  What did you like about the book?Matt Tavares has … Continue reading

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Becoming Babe Ruth, by Matt Tavares

Becoming Babe Ruth by Matt Tavares, Candlewick Press, 2013 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 4 Genre:  Biography What did you like about the book? Instead of simply focusing on Babe Ruth’s baseball career, this book builds the … Continue reading

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