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.
|Publisher:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt|
|Series:||Odyssey Classics Series|
|Edition description:||First Edition|
|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.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
Kid from Tomkinsville based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
One of the best books I have ever read(and I've read a lot).Definitely a must-read book!!
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.