With the 2016 baseball season is in full swing, librarian, Beau Levitt from the Breaches Branch of Toronto Libraries offered his top books choices to get pumped for the season! GO JAYS!
Full Count: Top 10 Lists of Everything in Baseball, by the editors of Sports Illustrated Kids Teammates, by Peter Golenbock, illustrated by Paul Bacon
Dirt On Their Skirts, by Doreen Rappaport
Becoming Babe Ruth, by Matt Tavares
Bottom of the 33rd: Hope, Redemption, and Baseball’s Longest Game, by Dan Barry
The Bad Guys Won, by Jeff Pearlman
Up, Up, and Away: The Kid, the Hawk, Rock, Vladi, Pedro, le Grand Orange, Youppi!, the Crazy Business of Baseball, and the Ill-fated but Unforgettable Montreal Expos, by Jonah Keri Mashi :
The unfulfilled baseball dreams of Masanori Murakami, the first Japanese Major Leaguer, by Robert K. Fitts