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Turning It Around

Turning It Around (Hardback)

By Stout, Glenn
By Williams, Ike

Praise for Good Sports: Never patronizing, [Stout] captures both grit and glory. -- Kirkus Reviews Many of the baseball greats overcame huge challenges to be sports heroes--here are five inspiring stories of men who did just that. Baseball is considered America's pastime, but not... all players grew up living the American dream. Babe Ruth, Jim Peirsall, Torii Hunter, Ron LeFlore, and Joe Torre sure didn't. Poverty, abuse, and addiction are a few of the issues they had to deal with as kids, but they turned their lives around to play the game they loved.
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ISBN 9780606266222
Publisher Turtleback Books
Format Hardback
Series Good Sports (Paperback)
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ISBN-13 9780606266222
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Publisher Turtleback Books
Imprint Turtleback Books
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Stout, Glenn
By Williams, Ike
Series Good Sports (Paperback)
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Personal Awareness: Safety Matters
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 112 pp
Dimensions Not specified
Dewey Code 796.3570922
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age Children
Reading Age Children
NBS Text Children's General Interest & Leisure
ONIX Text Children/juvenile