Girl Wonder: A Baseball Story in Nine Innings (SIGNED)

By: Hopkinson, Deborah

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Crisp, clean, beautiful copy in like dustjacket. Lovely first printing with no tears or chips and no price clip. SIGNED and inscribed by author on front free endpaper thus, "To ------ & --------, Keep Swinging! Deborah Hopkinson, 10-3-03." Tells the true story of small-town Ohio girl, Alta Weiss, who taught the world, including a a semi-pro coach, that girls can really play ball! Alta went on to become the first female doctor in her graduating class. Wonderful art by Terry Widener adds to the charm, as does the real photo of Alta on the back cover.

Title: Girl Wonder: A Baseball Story in Nine Innings (SIGNED)

Author Name: Hopkinson, Deborah

Categories: Ohioana, Children's and Juvenile Books, Sports,

Edition: First Printing

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Atheneum: 2003

ISBN Number: 0689833008

ISBN Number 13: 9780689833007

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Seller ID: 15555

Keywords: Baseball. Children's Books. Alta Weiss. Ohionana