Teammates

Paperback | February 1, 2001

byPeter GolenbockIllustratorPaul Bacon

not yet rated|write a review
This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by Paul Bacon.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$9.57 online
$10.99 list price (save 12%)
In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From Our Editors

Describes the racial prejudice experienced by Jackie Robinson when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first black player in Major League baseball and depicts the acceptance and support he received from his white teammate Pee Wee Reese.

From the Publisher

This is the moving story of how Jackie Robinson became the first black player on a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers in the 1940s, and how on a fateful day in Cincinnati, Pee Wee Reese took a stand and declared Jackie his teammate. Illustrated with a blend of historic photographs and eloquent watercolors by...

Peter Golenbock is a well-known writer of books about sports, espcecially baseball. He lives in Ridgefield, Connecticut. Paul Bacon also illustrated Susanna of the Alamo . He lives in Clintondale, New York.

other books by Peter Golenbock

House of Nails: A Memoir of Life on the Edge
House of Nails: A Memoir of Life on the Edge

Hardcover|Jun 28 2016

$26.12 online$34.99list price(save 25%)
Thunder And Lightning: A No-b.s. Hockey Memoir
Thunder And Lightning: A No-b.s. Hockey Memoir

Mass Market Paperback|Oct 19 2004

$10.97 online$10.99list price
Presumed Guilty: Casey Anthony: The Inside Story
Presumed Guilty: Casey Anthony: The Inside Story

Paperback|Aug 27 2013

$19.98 online$19.99list price
see all books by Peter Golenbock
Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8.34 × 11 × 0.11 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0152842861

ISBN - 13:9780152842864

Appropriate for ages: 4

Look for similar items by category:

Extra Content

From Our Editors

Describes the racial prejudice experienced by Jackie Robinson when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first black player in Major League baseball and depicts the acceptance and support he received from his white teammate Pee Wee Reese.

Editorial Reviews

"This is a wonderful and important story, beautifully presented."