Home Run: The Story of Babe Ruth

by Robert Burleigh, Mike Wimmer

Now in paperback, the award-winning story of Babe Ruth--the legend

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780152045999
  • ISBN-10: 0152045996
  • Pages: 32
  • Publication Date: 04/01/2003
  • Carton Quantity: 50
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About the Authors
  • About the Book

    The man who made the game of baseball, George Herman Ruth, wasn't always the Babe. Once he was a boy playing ball on a dirt lot.

    Robert Burleigh and Mike Winner have created a stunning portrait of a legend--and of baseball's glory days.

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    "A superlative tribute, and most definitely a grand slam for this talented duo."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)

    "This lyrical picture-book account is a success. . . . Burleigh brings the Babe to life through the moment of one at bat."--School Library Journal (starred review)

    "This beautiful book . . . will have baseball fans of many ages cheering for Babe Ruth all over again. A wonderful selection to share across generations."--Booklist