Remember Me
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Greatest Game Ever Played : A Football Story
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Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7 
READABILITY
4.2 
PAGES
32 p. ; 
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ISBN 9780399241710
Publisher Summary
When their beloved baseball team, the New York Giants, moves to San Francisco, California, Sam and Pop switch their loyalties to the other New York Giants and attend their championship game with the Baltimore Colts.

The 1958 NFL championship game is known to football fans as the "Greatest Game Ever Played." Featuring gridiron legends like Johnny Unitas, Frank Gifford, and Vince Lombardi, the Game marked the beginning of America's infatuation with professional football.

Now, Phil Bildner tells a heartwarming father-and-son story against the backdrop of this historic moment.When the New York Giants baseball team moves to San Francisco, young Sam discovers the other New York Giants—the football Giants. He convinces his skeptical Pop to come with him to the Game, and as Johnny Unitas engineers Baltimore's legendary comeback, Sam and Pop rediscover the joy of rooting on their heroes together.
 
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