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Who Was Jackie Robinson? Audiobook, by Gail Herman Extended Sample Click for printable size audiobook cover
Author: Gail Herman Narrator: Dominic Hoffman Publisher: Penguin Random House Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Series: The Who Was…? Series Release Date: February 2016 ISBN: 9780451482501
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As a kid, Jackie Robinson loved sports. And why not? He was a natural at football, basketball, and, of course, baseball. But beyond athletic skill, it was his strength of character that secured his place in sports history. In 1947 Jackie joined the Brooklyn Dodgers, breaking the long-time color barrier in major league baseball. It was tough being first- not only did "fans" send hate mail but some of his own teammates refused to accept him. Download and start listening now!

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About the Author

Gail Herman has written many books for children including easy-to-reads such as Flower Girl, Otto the Cat, and Step into Reading’s The Lion and the Mouse. She lives in Newton, Massachusetts.

About the Narrator

Dominic Hoffman, winner of numerous AudioFile Earphones Awards for narration, is a Los Angeles–based actor of stage, screen, and television. He has appeared in such television shows as The Shield, NYPD Blue, and The Jamie Foxx Show. He attended the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art as well as the American Conservatory Theater.