Babe Ruth Saves Baseball! (Step into Reading) (Paperback)

By Frank Murphy, Richard Walz (Illustrator)

Random House Books for Young Readers, 9780375830488, 48pp.

Publication Date: February 22, 2005

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/26/2008)
Prebound (2/1/2005)
Library Binding (2/22/2005)
Prebound (2/1/2005)

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Batter up! It’s 1919 and baseball is in trouble! All across the country, people are throwing down their bats, and giving up America’s national pastime. It’s up to Babe Ruth to win back fans and save baseball! Can he do it, or will he strike out?

About the Author

Frank Murphy has taught a wide variety grades at the elementary and middle school level. A popular speaker, Murphy is the author of many fun historical fiction books for young readers. He lives in Holland, PA.

Richard Walz is the illustrator of many humorous historical Step into Readings. He lives in Northhampton, MA.