Waiting for Pumpsie

by Barry Wittenstein

Illustrations by London Ladd

First Release:

May 2017

ISBN: 9781580895453

This fictional account of the true story of Pumpsie Green’s rise to the major leagues is a snapshot of the Civil Rights Movement and a great discussion starter about the state of race relations in the United States today. Author’s note. Sources. Full-color illustrations done in acrylic paint with touches of colored pencil.

  • ISBN: 9781580895453
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 11" x 8 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3.1, Points: 0.5
    Lexile: Level: 600L
    Genre: Fic
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