Teammates (Paperback)

By Peter Golenbock, Paul Bacon (Illustrator)

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152842864, 32pp.

Publication Date: August 17, 1992

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

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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.

About the Author

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

Paul Bacon also illustrated Susanna of the Alamo. He lives in Clintondale, New York.