Friday, March 13, 2009
Batter up! From Chronicle Books comes an alphabet primer that is sure to be a home run with young baseball fans. From autograph to knuckleball and from left field to zinger, this book filled with vintage photos from the American Baseball Hall of Fame and illustrations from David Habben, is one that should be on the shelves in every young baseball lover's home.
Babe Ruth, Yogi Berra, Joe Dimaggio, Jackie Robinson, and other baseball greats fill the pages of this primer alongside terms like error, infield, and tag. And the back jacket includes a five-question quiz for kids to test their knowledge.
Just one in a series of alphabet primers from Chronicle Books, B is for Baseball will leave readers yearning to learn more about America's favorite pastime.
Title: B is for Baseball: Running the Bases from A to Z
Publisher: Chronicle Books
SRP: $15.99 (U.S.)