Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-Brother Baseball Team

by Audrey Vernick

Illustrations by Steven Salerno

All summer, the door slammed as the twelve Acerra brothers ran out to play baseball. Their all-brother team drew crowds until six left to fight in World War II. Author’s note. Artist’s note. Full-color illustrations.

ISBN: 9780547385570

JLG Release: June 2012

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Sports Elementary

Grades 2-6


14 books / $15.80 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book


    Reinforced trade edition



    Page Count


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    9 1/2" x 10"

    Dewey Classification


    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.4, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 3.7, Points: 2


    Level: AD710L

    Awards & Honors

    Booklist Top 10 Sports Books for Youth: 2012; The New York Times Notable Children’s Books of 2012, Picture Books; Booklist Editors’ Choice Books for Youth, 2012: Nonfiction, Young Readers; Bulletin Blue Ribbon 2012, Nonfiction; NCSS Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People 2013, History/Life & Culture in the Americas

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