Just as Good: How Larry Doby Changed America's Game

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Just as Good: How Larry Doby Changed America's Game

by Chris Crowe

Illustrations by Mike Benny

First Release:

February 2012

ISBN: 9780763650261

It’s game four of the 1948 World Series. Will Larry Doby—one of only two African Americans in the majors—prove racist critics wrong and lead his team to a win? Historical note. Bibliography. Full-color acrylic illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9780763650261
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: -
    Publisher: Candlewick
    Page Count: 32
    Trim Size: 9 3/4" x 11 15/16"
    Dewey Classification: E
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 4.9, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.3, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: AD690L
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