Keystone Kids (Paperback)

By John R. Tunis

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152056346, 252pp.

Publication Date: March 1, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/1/1990)

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Description

When two young brothers join the Brooklyn Dodgers, one becomes team manager and must battle dissension and prejudice to unite the team and convince the players to accept the new Jewish catcher.
Includes an introduction by Bruce Brooks.


About the Author

JOHN R. TUNIS (1889-1975) was considered one of the finest writers for young people during the 1940s and '50s. He wrote more than twenty books, many of them award winners. The timeless appeal of his novels has made them enduringly popular with readers of all ages.


Praise For Keystone Kids

"Keystone Kids deals frankly and realistically with racial intolerance . . . Its theme of sportsmanship in the fuller sense rings clearly through its prose."--THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW