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The hero two doors down: based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend

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Stephen Satlow is an eight-year-old boy living in Brooklyn, New York, which means he only cares about one thing-the Dodgers. Steve and his father spend hours reading the sports pages and listening to games on the radio. Aside from an occasional run-in with his teacher, life is pretty simple for Steve. But then Steve hears a rumor that an African American family is moving to his all-Jewish neighborhood. It's 1948 and some of his neighbors are against it. Steve knows this is wrong. His hero, Jackie Robinson, broke the color barrier in baseball the year before. Then it happens--Steve's new neighbor is none other than Jackie Robinson! Steve is beyond excited about living two doors down from the Robinson family. He can't wait to meet Jackie. This is going to be the best baseball season yet! How many kids ever get to become friends with their hero?
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ISBN:
9780545804516
9781541497740
Reading Level:
MG
Level 4.3, 4 Points
Lexile measure:
640L
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Full title hero two doors down based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend
Author robinson sharon
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:21:42PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-26 00:16:08AM

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display_description Eight-year-old Steve Satlow is thrilled when Jackie Robinson moves into his Jewish neighborhood in Brooklyn in 1948, although many of his neighbors are not, and when Steve actually meets his hero he is even more excited--and worried that a misunderstanding over a Christmas tree could damage his new friendship.
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subject_facet Baseball players -- Juvenile fiction, Baseball stories, Juvenile, Children's stories, Christmas trees -- Juvenile fiction, Discrimination in housing -- New York (State) -- New York -- Juvenile fiction, Flatbush (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Robinson, Jackie, -- 1919-1972 -- Juvenile fiction, Satlow, Steve -- Childhood and youth -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The hero two doors down : based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend
title_full The hero two doors down : based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend / Sharon Robinson, The hero two doors down : based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend [electronic resource] / Sharon Robinson
title_short The hero two doors down :
title_sub based on the true story of friendship between a boy and a baseball legend
topic_facet Baseball players, Baseball stories, Juvenile, Childhood and youth, Children's stories, Christmas trees, Discrimination in housing, Friendship, History, Robinson, Jackie, Satlow, Steve