"42 Is Not Just a Number" by Doreen Rappaport

Say the number 42 and those within earshot immediately think of baseball great Jackie Robinson. Author Doreen Rappaport's new biography of this one-of-a-kind sports legend goes far beyond the 42 on his uniform to let readers know of Robinson's outstanding lifetime achievements. Doreen, a passionate Dodgers fan, talks about the research she conducted that led to "42 Is Not Just a Number," a portrait of a player for all time -- perfect for readers from eight to 12 years old. The event takes place Sunday, October 1 at 2:00 p.m. at Bank Street Book Store.

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Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event address: 
2780 Broadway
New York, NY 10025
42 Is Not Just a Number: The Odyssey of Jackie Robinson, American Hero Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763676247
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - September 5th, 2017

Elizabeth Started All the Trouble Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, Matt Faulkner (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780786851423
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - February 23rd, 2016

To Dare Mighty Things: The Life of Theodore Roosevelt Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, C. F. Payne (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781423124887
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - December 17th, 2013

Beyond Courage: The Untold Story of Jewish Resistance During the Holocaust Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780763669287
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - January 23rd, 2014

Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Cover Image
By Doreen Rappaport, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781423106357
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Published: Jump at the Sun - June 20th, 2011

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