Mo'ne Davis: Remember My Name: My Story from First Pitch to Game Changer
Mo'ne Davis (A)
List Price: $6.99 (paperback - Biography / Sports / Baseball - 2015)
Be inspired to reach for your dreams!
Description: In August 2014, Mo'ne Davis became the first female pitcher to win a game in the Little League World Series and the first Little Leagues to be featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated, and a month later she earned a place in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. She was thirteen years old.
This inspiring memoir from a girl who learned to play baseball with the boys and rose to national stardom before beginning eighth grade will encourage young readers to reach for their dreams no matter the odds. Mo'ne's story is one of determination, hard work, and an incredible fastball. Mo'ne is a multi-sport athlete who also plays basketball and soccer and is an honor-roll student at her school in Philadelphia.
With an eight-page full-color photo insert and an exclusive keepsake poster, this memoir celebrates our fascination with baseball in a story of triumph to be shared with generations of young readers to come (208 pgs) Teen Young Adult
Ashay says, "I discovered Mo'ne Davis by chance one Sunday watching the Little League Championship games. I was so amazed at her talent. She's young, smart and very poised. Go Mo'ne, stay focused and open some more doors. Buy it for your classroom and library today."
Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.8 x 8.2 inches
Shipping Weight: 11.2 ounces