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Children's Nonfiction Baseball & Softball

Batter up Baseball

by (author) Bobbie Kalman & Hadley Dyer

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Mar 2007
Baseball & Softball, Fitness & Exercise, General
Recommended Age
7 to 10
Recommended Grade
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2007
    List Price
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2007
    List Price

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Batter up: Baseball is a great introduction to this exciting sport. Kids will be thrilled to learn about the game and some of its best players. Clear text and colorful images explain • the rules of the game • the roles of players at all positions • the layout of the field

About the authors

Bobbie Kalman's profile page

HADLEY DYER was born in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia,and now lives in Toronto. She has been active in the children’s book scene formany years as a reviewer, publicist, editor and librarian for the CanadianChildren’s Book Centre. She is currently the children’s editor at JamesLorimer & Co., and writes for such magazines as Canadian Family, OWLand Toronto Life

Hadley Dyer's profile page

Librarian Reviews

Batter up Baseball (Sports Starters)

Kids learn the ins and outs of the exciting sport of baseball, including the rules of the game, layout of the field and roles of the players. Includes photographs, glossary and index.

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2008.

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