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Silence In Center by Jody Studdard
Series: Softball Star. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: American English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Softball
Melody Gold is a fourteen-year-old fastpitch player who wants to make the move from Little League to select ball. But none of the select coaches want her since she has a hearing impairment and must wear hearing aids at all times, even during games. Unwilling to take "no" for an answer, Melody becomes determined to prove her hearing impairment is irrelevant and she can compete at the highest level.
Baseball in Atlanta by Marie Jacobs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
When Mark sees his favorite baseball player signing autographs he must have one. Standing in line with his two best friends, Mark tells them he wants to be a baseball player when he grows up. That night Mark wakes up in the middle of a baseball stadium staring down the pitcher of the opposing team. Join Mark, Madison, and Nina as they have the adventures of a lifetime while they sleep.
Tanker 10 by Jonathan Curelop
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Books We Live by. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
A timely and compelling story about a bullied and overweight boy and his love of baseball. "Tanker 10" opens in Brockton, MA, in 1976, where bashful and overweight 10-year-old Jimmy just wants to read his books and toss the ball with his best friend Ben. Unfortunately, Jimmy is an entertaining victim for his older brother Cliff and his buddies.
K.C. At The Bat by David W. Coleman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
David W. Coleman's K.C. at the Bat is a fun, new, 2,800-word rhyming poem in an entirely original setting, but inspired by the classic 19th-century American verse, Casey at the Bat. It is designed for parents to read aloud to their young children, for children to read on their own, and (eventually) for children to read aloud back to their parents. Of course, it can also be enjoyed by adults!
Don't Badger A Badger by Michael Adashefski
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Friendship
This is a short story for middle school students or for any young boy who loves baseball. It's a story about teamwork and getting to know people from from other countries. And it's inspired by my nephew's own journey to America from China! This book is also available online as an audiobook narrated and produced by me. IF THIS SOUNDS GOOD TO YOU--DOWNLOAD THE BOOK FOR YOUR CHILD TO ENJOY!!
The Pitcher by Guy Bishop
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Bobby played three years of Little League Baseball as a first baseman. He was now ready to move up to Pony League. The transition was going to be hard enough; however, because Bobby was left-handed, his new coach wanted him to become a pitcher. Follow Bobby as he faces the fear of failure and the challenges of learning a new skill.
The Perfect Game by Christopher J
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Perfect Game is a novel for middle grade readers; it is the story of a twelve year old boy’s roller coaster experience while playing one season of organized baseball.
Missfits Fastpitch by Jody Studdard
Series: Softball Star. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,880. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Things looked bleak for fifteen-year-old Paige Parker and her friends. They got arrested for drinking alcohol, and the judge threatened to throw them in the county's juvenile detention center for thirty days. At the last minute, however, he decided to take a different approach, and he ordered them to join a softball team.
Not Just For Breakfast Anymore by PV Lundqvist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,820. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2009 by Stick Raven. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
Benny wants a pet—a dog or a cat. You know, the kind of pet everyone else has. But other kids don't have his mom. She likes to do things differently. So Benny doesn't know what to expect when he first opens the pet carrier. Certainly not that his neighbors will want to kick is family out of town—he just got here! And he was just about to make the baseball team, too. What will he do?