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Teammates

Peter Golenbock, Paul Bacon (Illustrator)

Paperback

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Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (3/15/1990)
Paperback (3/1/2002)
Prebound (8/1/1992)

Description

This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by Paul Bacon.

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152842864, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 17, 1992



About the Author

Peter Golenbock is a well-known writer of books about sports, espcecially baseball. He lives in Ridgefield, Connecticut. 

Paul Bacon (1923-2015) was a revered book designer and illustrator who created some of the most iconic book jackets of his time, including that of Catch 22 and Slaughterhouse Five.