The Home Run Kid Races On by Matt Christopher audiobook

The Home Run Kid Races On

By Matt Christopher
Read by Joshua Swanson

Hachette Book Group

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781611136227

Category: Fiction
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Home run slugger Sylvester Coddmyer the Third has an amazing secret. For three seasons, he's been coached by men who look exactly like baseball legends Babe Ruth, Eddie Cicotte, and Mickey Mantle. This time, Syl is visited by another baseball great, Ty Cobb. But can he trust this infamous baseball legend or should he follow his heart?

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“Joshua Swanson’s young voice is fitting, providing variety in the character voices. Sound effects of cheering and cracking bats enliven the action.” School Library Journal

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Author Bio: Matt Christopher

Author Bio: Matt Christopher

Matt Christopher (1917–1997) was an American author of children’s books. He was a gifted athlete as a youth and became interested in writing at age fourteen, but it was 1941 before he sold his first story, “The Missing Finger Points,” to Detective Story magazine. His first children’s book, The Lucky Baseball Bat, was published in 1954. Christopher wrote more than one hundred books as well as nearly three hundred short stories and articles published in over sixty-five magazines for children and adults. He was awarded the 1993 Milner Award and numerous writing honors from state organizations. 

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Author Bio: Stephanie Peters

Author Bio: Stephanie Peters

Stephanie Peters is the versatile author and ghostwriter of more than sixty books for children, including the New York Times bestseller, A Princess Primer: A Fairy Godmother’s Guide to Being a Princess. Reviewers have praised her work as “inviting…playful and full of charm,” (Kirkus Reviews), “riveting” (Booklist), and “compelling” (School Library Journal). Peters spends her free time training for her black belt in karate, performing acts of home improvement, and hanging out with her children, Jackson and Chloe, and her husband, Dan. She and her family live in Mansfield, Massachusetts. 

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Available Formats : Library CD
Category: Fiction
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English