The Kid from Tomkinsville

The Kid from Tomkinsville

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The Kid from Tomkinsville by John R. Tunis

Shortly before a serious accident ends his dream of pitching, Roy Tucker is called up from a small-town team in Connecticut to help the Brooklyn Dodgers out of a slump.

Includes an introduction by Bruce Brooks.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780152056414
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 12/04/2012
Series: Odyssey Classics Series
Edition description: First Edition
Pages: 292
Sales rank: 277,196
Product dimensions: 5.12(w) x 7.62(h) x (d)
Lexile: 880L (what's this?)
Age Range: 7 - 10 Years

About the Author

JOHN R. TUNIS (1889-1975) was considered one of the finest writers for young people during the 1940s and '50s. He wrote more than twenty books, many of them award winners. The timeless appeal of his novels has made them enduringly popular with readers of all ages.

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Kid from Tomkinsville 4.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
One of the best books I have ever read(and I've read a lot).Definitely a must-read book!!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A fun look back to a time when baseball was king. Living a dream through Roy Tucker is just as enjoyable as it was when i read it as a kid.
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