The Kid Comes Back
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The Kid Comes Back

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Roy Tucker left the Dodgers to become a war hero—and now he’s fighting to get back onto the baseball diamondRoy Tucker was one of the best prospects the Dodgers had—first as a pitcher, then as an outfielder when he injured the elbow of his throwing arm. Then he went off to serve in World War II, where a plane crash over France left him with pain in his hips and back.The wa...more
ebook, 239 pages
Published July 12th 2011 by Open Road Media Teen & Tween (first published January 1st 1946)
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Snail in Danger (Sid) Nicolaides
Before I was aware that it was part of a series, I read Rookie of the Year. It's the story of the feckless rookie pitcher Bones Hathaway.

The I started to read the series in order. Keystone Kids also features Bones Hathaway, as someone who's on the team when ... oh never mind. Let's just say there's a Series Continuity Error that leads to what is nearly a Continuity Snarl (consult the TV Tropes wiki for more info), and knowing this makes reading these books a little ... Timey Wimey.

It's almost li...more
Stephanie
I couldn't get into this book, but I think it's because fiction isn't my bag. If you dig baseball and WWII you'll prob like this.
Tom
More nostalgia
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