Jackie's Gift
Jackie's Gift
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Jackie's Gift

Written by Sharon Robinson & illustrated by E. B. Lewis
Published by Viking Juvenile
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Young Steve Satlow is thrilled when his hero Jackie Robinson moves onto his block. After the famed second baseman invites Steve to a Dodgers game, the two become friends. So when Jackie hears that the Satlows don’t have a Christmas tree, he decides to give them one, not realizing the Satlows are Jewish. But Jackie’s gift helps these two different families discover how much they have in common. Written by the daughter of baseball legend Jackie Robinson and illustrated by a Caldecott Honor winner, Jackie’s Gift is a holiday tale-based on a true story-about friendship and breaking barriers.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    October 14, 2010
    Reading Age
    3 - 5 years
    ASIN/ISBN 10

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