Be inspired to reach for your dreams!
At the age of thirteen, Mo'ne Davis became the first female pitcher to win a game in the Little League World Series and the first Little Leaguer to be featured on the cover of Sports Illustrated. A month later she earned a place in the National Baseball Hall of Fame.
This inspiring memoir from a girl who learned to play baseball with the boys and rose to national stardom before beginning eighth grade will encourage young readers to reach for their dreams no matter the odds. Mo'ne's story is one of determination, hard work, and an incredible fastball.
Mo'ne Davis is a multisport athlete who also plays basketball and soccer, and is an honor roll student at her school in Philadelphia.
With an 8-page full-color photo insert, this memoir celebrates our fascination with baseball in a story of triumph to be shared with generations of young athletes to come.
|Product dimensions:||7.40(w) x 5.10(h) x 0.60(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 12 Years|
About the Author
Mo'ne Davis started participating in organized sports at the age of seven. She plays baseball, soccer, and basketball and is an honor roll student at her school in Philadelphia. She is in eighth grade.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 Lucky Seven 4
Chapter 2 All Eyes on Me 10
Chapter 3 No Excises, Just Results 18
Chapter 4 The Right Fit 28
Chapter 5 Classy and Classic 37
Chapter 6 Family Values 46
Chapter 7 Fundamentally Speaking 56
Chapter 8 Being Committed 68
Chapter 9 Going Barnstorming 75
Chapter 10 Let It Shine 90
Chapter 11 The Chance to Compete 99
Chapter 12 The Road to Williamsport 111
Chapter 13 Living the Dream 125
Chapter 14 We're Out 137
Chapter 15 Mo-Mentum 151
Chapter 16 A Good Path 177
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