Girl Wonder

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Girl Wonder

A Baseball Story in Nine Innings

By Deborah Hopkinson; Terry Widener (Illustrator)

Atheneum Books for Young Readers, Hardcover, 9780689833007, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2003

When Alta Weiss throws a corncob at a tomcat chasing her favorite hen, folks know one thing for sure: She may be a girl, but she's got some arm. This is the exciting story of the pioneering female baseball player--a true American original. Full color.