Dad, Jackie, and Me
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
1 v. (unpaged)
Make Way For BooksA moving story with the father's struggles mirrored in Jackie Robinson's experiences on the baseball field. Powerful!
Publisher SummaryIn Brooklyn, New York, in 1947, a boy learns about discrimination and tolerance as he and his deaf father share their enthusiasm over baseball and the Dodgers' first baseman, Jackie Robinson.