Jordan (10) loves baseball and everything about the game. When a flying bat breaks his nose, Jordan approach to the game changes. Now he's afraid to play ball. When he gets to summer baseball camp, he meets Luca, a fellow baseball fan from Italy who has been thrown a curve of his own: hearing loss. Life at camp isn't all baseball, and there are plenty of pranks and surprises.
Rally Caps will take you around the horn in this story about two youth baseball players whose friendship helps them overcome personal challenges.
Baseball fans and sports campers will enjoy this sweet story of friendship and perseverance. As a Baltimore Orioles fan growing up, I particularly enjoyed all the historical references.
This chapter book blends a fictional story with a lot of baseball history.
9 to 12
6 to 12
Borrow, at least. Baseball lovers young and old will enjoy this story and it would make a nice gift.