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Great Hitters of the Negro Leagues

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Great Hitters of the Negro Leagues covers the best batters in black baseball. Step up to the plate for vivid accounts of legendary players such as John Henry Lloyd, Dick Lundy, Willie Wells, Oscar Charleston, Oliver Marcelle, James Bell, Martin Dihigo, Ted Radcliffe, Walter Leonard, Norman Stearnes, Buck O'Neil, Josh Gibson, Raleigh Mackey, and Mule Suttles, as well as the great teams they hit for such as the Homestead Grays, Pittsburg Crawfords, and Kansas City Monarchs. Readers will learn about the players' backgrounds, accomplishments, and rise to fame, and the integration of many of these super sluggers into Major League Baseball.

Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

SportsZone is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Interest Level Grade 5 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 6
BISACS JNF054010, JNF007100, JNF018010
Genre Nonfiction
Subject History, Sports
Copyright 2013
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint SportsZone
Language English
Number of Pages 64
Season 2012-09-01
ISBN 9781617835070, 9781614803218
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 796.357
Graphics Full-color illustrations, 1-color illustrations
Dimensions 7.25 x 9.25
Lexile 870
Guided Reading Level T
ATOS Reading Level 5.8
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 154672
Accelerated Reader® Points 1.0
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Author: Paul Hoblin