Download e-book for iPad: Thumb on a Diamond by Ken Roberts

By Ken Roberts

ISBN-10: 0888996292

ISBN-13: 9780888996299

ISBN-10: 1459664922

ISBN-13: 9781459664920

A Horn publication Fanfare best Ten record choice and an SSLI Honor Book

Thumb and Susan get a hold of an creative plan that may take all the village's 9 school-aged childrens at the journey of a life-time. they are going to shape a baseball crew, win the local name and qualify to be despatched to the provincial championships in Vancouver, courtesy of the varsity board.

Never brain that none of them has ever performed baseball sooner than. by no means brain that there are not any different groups to compete for the neighborhood championship. by no means brain that the village isn't even huge adequate to house a baseball diamond.

With loads of ingenuity and a bit adult aid, together with the recommendation of a shipwrecked British kid's writer-cum-cricket-expert named Mr. Entwhistle, the recent Auckland Beavers pass into education and begin packing their baggage. yet what's going to take place once they get to Vancouver? Will they be humiliated by way of the hardest groups within the province?

Show description

Read Online or Download Thumb on a Diamond PDF

Similar baseball books

Download e-book for kindle: Desperado Who Stole Baseball by

The interesting prequel to the bestselling The Boy Who stored Baseball. The destiny of a Wild West gold-mining city rests within the palms of 2 contributors. One is a twelve-yearold boy with a love and intuition for baseball unequalled by way of any grown-up. the opposite is the rustic? s so much notorious outlaw, at the run and searching out peace of brain.

Download e-book for kindle: Water, Water Everywhere (Sluggers Book 4) by Loren Long,Phil Bildner

In over their heads? THE 12 months IS 1899, and the Travelin' 9 are barnstorming their approach around the sturdy ol' U. S. of A. , attempting to bring up cash to repay the Payne family's big-league debt. Griffith has a run-in with the Chancellor and learns that the baseball is not the in basic terms merchandise the notorious industrialist is after.

Zack Files 24: My Grandma, Major League Slugger (The Zack by Dan Greenburg PDF

I went to go to my Grandma Leah in Chicago, and we went to a White Sox online game. Doesn’t sound like this type of titanic deal, correct? good, here’s the thing—Grandma performed within the game!

Read e-book online Say It Ain't So (Lenny & the Mikes) PDF

Lenny, Mike, and different Mike are again at school for the consideration that's 7th grade, and this yr, Mike is decided to make catcher at the middle-school crew. while Mike's exertions can pay off and he wins the coveted postition, Lenny is a bit jealous, yet he will accept being the team's unofficial announcer.

Additional info for Thumb on a Diamond

Example text

Download PDF sample

Thumb on a Diamond by Ken Roberts

by Jeff

Rated 4.42 of 5 – based on 42 votes