Mighty Jackie: the strike out queen
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New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, c2004.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
770L
Status:
East Lyme Public J Non-Fiction has 4
J 796.357 Moss
Description
An ALA Notable Children's Book An ILA Teachers' Choice A Read Aloud/Comstock Honor Book An ALA Amelia Bloomer Project Book For as long as she could remember, Jackie Mitchell's father had told Jackie she could be good at whatever she wanted, as long as she worked at it. Jackie worked at baseball. She worked hard. And before long Jackie could outplay anyone in her neighborhood--even the boys. She had one pitch--a wicked, dropping curve ball. But no seventeen-year-old girl could pitch against Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig. It was unthinkable. Then on April 2, 1931, the New York Yankees stopped in Tennessee for an exhibition game against the Chattanooga Lookouts. And on that day Jackie Mitchell made baseball history. Marissa Moss tells a true story of determination and heroism, a gem of baseball history sure to inspire ballplayers of all ages. And C. F. Payne's vibrant, glorious illustrations make the golden age of baseball come alive. Other awards include: Bill Martin Jr. Picture Book Award Nominee (KS) Black Eyed Susan Book Award Master List (MD) Capitol Choices List (DC) Chickadee Award Nominee (ME) Child Magazine's Guide to Top Books, Videos and Software of the Year Delaware Diamonds Award Program Master List Garden State Children's Book Award Nominee (NJ) Kansas State Reading Circle List Starred Primary Title Monarch Award Master List (IL) South Carolina Book Award Nominee Virginia Young Readers List WA Children's Choice Picture Book Award Master List
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0689863292
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
770

Notes

General Note
"A Paula Wiseman book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
In 1931, seventeen-year-old Jackie Mitchell pitches against Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig in an exhibition game, becoming the first professional female pitcher in baseball history.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Moss, M., & Payne, C. F. (2004). Mighty Jackie: the strike out queen. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Moss, Marissa and C. F. Payne. 2004. Mighty Jackie: The Strike Out Queen. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Moss, Marissa and C. F. Payne, Mighty Jackie: The Strike Out Queen. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2004.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Moss, Marissa., and C. F Payne. Mighty Jackie: The Strike Out Queen. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2004. Print.

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