A Home Run for Bunny

A Home Run for Bunny

Richard Anderson (author), Gerald Purnell (illustrator)

Publisher: Illumination Arts ISBN: 9780985541729

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This is the story of a remarkable baseball team from Springfield, Massachusetts and its star player a boy named Bunny who was the only African-American on the team. The year was 1934, a time very different from today. Although the story of Bunny Taliaferro and his remarkable Springfield team is not widely known, it honors and celebrates an important event in the history of Americas struggle for racial equality.

Reading Level
Lexile
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
ATOS
DRA
Categories
Genre
Friendship Social Issues Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 3-5 Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade
Type
Non-Fiction
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