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Brothers at bat

the true story of an amazing all-brother baseball team

by Audrey Vernick

  • 150 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Acerras (Baseball team),
  • Brothers,
  • Baseball teams,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Documents the story of the Baseball Hall of Fame honorees, tracing how the Acerra family of New Jersey formed their own semi-pro baseball team in the 1930s and became the longest-running all-brother team in history.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Audrey Vernick ; Illustrated by Steven Salerno
    ContributionsSalerno, Steven, ill
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.A43 V37 2012
    The Physical Object
    Pagination39 p. :
    Number of Pages39
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25256463M
    ISBN 100547385579
    ISBN 109780547385570
    LC Control Number2011025645
    OCLC/WorldCa742305923

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Go play with your baseball cards, I told my son. I’m keeping the book. You need to keep reading. Brothers at Bat is a story any baseball fan will enjoy and one that we all should know."--Hall of Famer Cal Ripken, Jr.

"A captivating story, impeccable layout, and glorious illustrations make this historical account an unqualified winner." --New York Times Book ReviewBrand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Brothers at Bat is a charming, inspiring family history that will fascinate young baseball story and vintage-style illustrations of a dozen brothers sleeping two to a bed, forming a team, and going off to war together sets this unique story in its period, so history lovers will enjoy the book 4/5.

Brothers at Bat is the true story of a family of 12 brothers, from a family of 16 children, who made history by being the longest playing all-brother baseball team. Inwith their father as coach, the oldest nine brothers formed the their first semi-pro team and played against other New Jersey teams.

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Brothers at Bat is a book that would be great to read to your class at the beginning of the year. It promotes teamwork and family. I like the history involved in the book as well. If you study World War II, you can use this book to talk about the sacrifices endured by families of the greatest generation.

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Audrey Vernick scored a hit when she appeared at the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, N.Y., on April As part of the hall's Sibling Day festivities, the author of Brothers at Bat.

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New York: Clarion Books. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide) Vernick, Audrey and Steven Salerno. Brothers At Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-brother Baseball Team. New York: Clarion Books. Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide).

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