Out in Left Field (Hardcover)

By Don Lemna, Matt Collins (Illustrator)

Holiday House, 9780823423132, 217pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2012



The sequel to When the Sergeant Came Marching Home offers more feel-good, laugh-aloud adventures of eleven-year-old Donald growin up in post-World War II Montana. This timeout, Donald is sure that his life is ruined when a pop fly beanball knocks him senseless out in left field. The error costs his team the game, and Donald is desperate to redeem himself. But all of his efforts end in disaster. Readers will welcome the return of this appealing young hero in a hilarious new story.