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Say Hey

A Song Of Willie Mays

By Peter Mandel, 1957-

Known as the Say Hey Kid, Willie Mays started off playing baseball in sandlots but grew up to become a baseball legend. When he joined the NY Giants, black players were still uncommon. But Willie Mays proved that baseball was just as much his sport as anyone's. His famous catches, amazing throwing arm, & record-setting home run average propelled Mays to the top of the league, & then on to the Baseball Hall of Fame. Willie Mays showed the world that when it came to being a great ball player, color didn't matter. This full-color illus. children's book tells his story in delightful verse: Say, what was that they they yelled each time you d make the pitcher pay? Say hey, Willie. Say hey. Includes a concise biography of Willie Mays.

Format

Book

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ISBN

0786824174


Format: Book
Author: Mandel, Peter, 1957-
Summary: Rhyming text tells the story of Willie Mays, from his childhood in Alabama to his triumphs in baseball and his acquisition of the nickname the "Say Hey Kid."
Title: Say hey : a song of Willie Mays / by Peter Mandel ; illustrated by Don Tate.
Publisher Date: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2000.
Subject: Mays, Willie, 1931- -- Juvenile literature. Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature African Americans -- Juvenile biography.
Isbn: 0786824174 (lib. bdg.) 0786804807 (trade)
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 8
System Items Total: 8
Call Number: B Mays
Oclc: 41531831
Upc:
Bib Id: 150096

Format: Book
Author: Mandel, Peter, 1957-
Summary: Rhyming text tells the story of Willie Mays, from his childhood in Alabama to his triumphs in baseball and his acquisition of the nickname the "Say Hey Kid."
Title: Say hey : a song of Willie Mays / by Peter Mandel ; illustrated by Don Tate.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2000.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Subjects: Mays, Willie, 1931- -- Juvenile literature.
Subjects: Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: African Americans -- Juvenile biography.
Other Author: Tate, Don ill.
Other Title: Song of Willie Mays
LCCN: 99034441
ISBN: 0786824174 (lib. bdg.)
ISBN: 0786804807 (trade)
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 8
Total Copies: 8
Call Number: B Mays