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Home Base: A Mother-Daughter Story

Written by Nikki Tate and illustrated by Katie Kath
Published by Holiday House
Goodreads Rating - 4.0 / 5.0
$18.99
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Target Age
32
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In this empowering picture book perfect for young feminists, a gutsy baseball-playing girl and her bricklaying mom celebrate when love and hard work triumph over nerves.

A young pitcher steps up to the plate.

A hardworking mom interviews for her biggest job yet.

Girls and women aren’t always welcome in the worlds of baseball and bricklaying. But with practice, the right gear, and a whole lot of determination, this intrepid mom and daughter thrive under pressure. Readers get to see their parallel narratives unfold in tandem, coming together at the end for a sweet reward: ice cream!

With fun, punchy writing and radiant illustrations, this touching story will be a hit for budding activists, kids who love sports, and the moms who cheer them on.

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Who Wrote Home Base: A Mother-Daughter Story

Who Illustrated Home Base: A Mother-Daughter Story

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Katie Kath

Katie Kath is the illustrator of many middle grade novels and several picture books. She lives in North Carolina.

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Book Details

ISBN 10:
0823436632
ISBN 13:
9780823436637
Publication Date:
March 24, 2020

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