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I am Roberto Clemente / by Jim Gigliotti ; illustrated by Ute Simon.

Gigliotti, Jim. (Author). Simon, Ute. (Added Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sherman Library.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Sherman Library JB CLEMENTE (Text to phone) 34060149338273 Juvenile Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780545533812 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 0545533813 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 127 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, c2013.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes biographical references (p. 125) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
A passion for Béisbol -- Big-league dreams -- Culture shock -- To the big leagues -- The pride of Pittsburgh -- Making a difference -- Tragedy -- Legacy -- 10 things you should know about Roberto Clemento -- 10 more things that are pretty cool to know.
Summary, etc.:
"I was a famous baseball player, I am known for my heroics on and off the field. I devoted my efforts to charity work and became an inspiring humanitarian, as well as a legendary ball player. I became the first Latin American to be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, opening the door to future Hispanic players. I am Roberto Clemente" --- p.4 of cover.
Target Audience Note:
3rd-4th graders.
Subject: Clemente, Roberto, 1934-1972 > Juvenile literature.
Baseball players > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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