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Jackie Robinson

He Led the Way (Penguin Young Readers, Level 3)

April Jones Prince, Robert Casilla (Illustrator)


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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/28/2018)
Paperback (9/14/2021)
Library Binding (9/14/2021)


Jackie Robinson became the first black Major League baseball player of the modern era when he stepped onto the field as a Brooklyn Dodger in 1947. In simple, engaging language, this book follows Jackie from childhood through his career as an MVP, award winning baseball player and a hero of the civil rights movement. This book is perfect for Black History Month and the start of spring training!

Penguin Young Readers, 9780448447216, 48pp.

Publication Date: December 27, 2007

About the Author

April Jones Prince lives in Boston, Massachusetts.

Robert Casilla lives in New Fairfield, Connecticut.