Desperado Who Stole Baseball by John RitterDesperado Who Stole Baseball by John Ritter

Desperado Who Stole Baseball

byJohn Ritter

Paperback | March 4, 2010

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The exciting prequel to the bestselling The Boy Who Saved Baseball

The fate of a Wild West gold-mining town rests in the hands of two individuals. One is a twelve-year-old boy with a love and instinct for baseball unmatched by any grown-up. The other is the country's most infamous outlaw, on the run and looking for peace of mind. Together, they pair up to prove that heroes can emerge from anywhere. John H. Ritter brings the Old West to life in this prequel to his breakout success, The Boy Who Saved Baseball.

Baseball novelist John H. Ritter grew up in a baseball family. "But we were also a family of musicians and mathematicians, house painters and poets. My dad was a sports writer in Ashtabula, Ohio, who moved the family out west, just before I was born, to become Sports Editor for The San Diego Union." After high school, John atten...
Title:Desperado Who Stole BaseballFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.8 × 5.2 × 0.8 inPublished:March 4, 2010Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142415073

ISBN - 13:9780142415078

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Editorial Reviews

"[A] wildly entertaining yarn." - Booklist