No Easy Way: The Story of Ted Williams and the Last .400 Season (Hardcover)

The Story of Ted Williams and the Last .400 Season

By Fred Bowen, Chuck Pyle (Illustrator)

Dutton Children's Books, 9780525478775, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 4, 2010



Ted Williams hit .406 for the season in 1941? a feat not matched since. In this inspirational picture book, authentic sportswriting and rich, classic illustrations bring to life the truly spectacular story of the Red Sox legend, whose hard work and perseverance make him the perfect role model for baseball enthusiasts of all ages.

About the Author

Fred Bowen is a weekly columnist for The Washington Post, where he writes a sports section called The Score that's just for kids. He lives in Maryland. Charles S. Pyle teaches illustration at the Academy of Art in San Francisco. He lives in Sonoma County, California.