Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading baseball card adventures. Popular childrens author dan gutman creates a fantastic adventure that is. The restoration and move was chronicled on tlc s reality show the real deal episode a home run for trademark which aired march 31, 2007. It was written by dan gutman and was published in 2004 in the month of april. Shoeless joe and me baseball card adventure series by dan. The baseball card adventures is a novel series written by dan gutman. Using this device, he has met honus wagner, jackie robinson, and babe ruth. Thanks to his many fans who voted in their classrooms, dan has received nineteen state book. Dan lives in new jersey with his wacky wife, nina, and their two wild children, sam and emma. It is a story about a boy named stosh who can travel back into time using baseball cards. Shoeless joe jackson and me is a great book written by dan gutman. Shoeless joe jackson was one of baseballs greatest hitters and most colorful players.
He is remembered for his performance on the field and for his association with the black sox scandal, in which members of the 1919 chicago white sox participated in a conspiracy to fix the world series. He can travel back to any time period by holding on to an appropriate antique baseball card. This time, stosh travels back in time to 1919 in an effort to prevent the black sox scandal and save the reputation of the great shoeless joe jackson. If you want one or more of my books, there are several places you can go. He learns the story about the white sox scandal with 9 players who got kicked out of baseball for throwing the world series. Stories of time travel have appealed to readers for generations. Honus and me download ebook pdf, epub, tuebl, mobi. After facing a flamethrowing little league hurler, yearold stosh stoshack timetravels back to 1942 to join satchel on an unforgettable road. You can also watch these readalouds later, or on dan s web site. The novel that jump started dan gutmans penchant for book series is also one that took quite some time to publish having been rejected by 10 publishers in two years. The books feature a boy, joe stoshack, who can travel through time when he touches old baseball cards.
Read unlimited books and audiobooks on the web, ipad, iphone and android. He really enjoyed the baseball theme and the adventure story, while also learning some true facts about. More than 1 million books in pdf, epub, mobi, tuebl and audiobook formats. Thanks to his many fans who voted in their classrooms, dan has received nineteen state book awards and ninetytwo state book award. Selfhypnosis, machines, time warps, and countless other devices have propelled heroes into amazing adventures. Kinsellais a magic realist novel that brings together stories about the black sox scandal of the 1919 world series by intermingling fantastic elements with the factual. Dan gutman is the new york times bestselling author of the genius files series. Dan gutman has written numerous books for children, including five baseball card adventures. When he learns of the scandal of the 1919 world series, and how chicago white sox star joe jackson was wrongfully implicated in the plot, stosh decides to travel to 1919 cincinnati to help the illiterate outfielder avoid shame and disgrace. Joseph jefferson jackson july 16, 1887 december 5, 1951, nicknamed shoeless joe, was an american outfielder who played major league baseball mlb in the early 1900s. Librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.
Thirteenyearold joe stoshack can travel through time simply by holding a baseball card from the year he wishes to visit. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Dan gutman is the bestselling author of the several series of books for children, including the genius files, the baseball card adventures, the my weird school series, and others. If he travels back in time with a 1919 baseball card in his hand, he just might be able to prevent. My story and im sticking with it questions kids always ask me. The novel tells the story of ray kinsella, who lives with his wife annie and fiveyearold daughter, karin, on a farm in iowa, where he grows corn. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. Now stosh decides to use his special talent of traveling back in time to warn jackson against becoming involved. Dan gutman books list of books by author dan gutman. Listen to unlimited audiobooks on the web, ipad, iphone and android. All these products are based on the my weird school books and characters developed by dan gutman and jim paillot. See the newest novels, discuss with other book lovers, buy romance books online. My weird school author dan gutman reads from one of his books here every weekday at 2pm east coast time, and hell keep doing it until the kids go back to school.
Three fan favorites from the sensational baseball card adventures series, which has sold more than 2 million books, are now together in one box set. Stosh is shocked when his enemy, bobby fuller, begs him for a favor. He wants to use this ability to prevent shoeless joe jackson from be. Shoeless was the nickname of joe jackson, a player on the infamous chicago white sox team of 1919 that lost the world. Having written it in 1994, it was finally published by harpercollins in 1997. When joe stoshack hears about shoeless joe jackson and the gambling scandal that destroyed the star players career. Joe stoshack may be an awkward kid, but he knows baseballand baseball cards. It was written by dan gutman and was published in in the month of april. The main character joe stoshack can travel through time with baseball cards. Before becoming a childrens writer, gutman worked as a newspaper columnist and video game magazine editor.
Twelveyearold joe stoshack is an average kid with two amazing talents. This site is like a library, use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The nook book ebook of the baseball card adventures. When he is not writing, dan likes to visit schools, many of which are quite strange. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or. If he travels back in time with a 1919 baseball card in his hand, he just might be able to prevent the infamous black sox scandal from ever taking place. All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of its content suppliers and protected by us and.
Supersummary, a modern alternative to sparknotes and cliffsnotes, offers highquality study guides for challenging works of literature. The sponsor of his baseball team tells stosh about the bum rap shoeless joe jackson got for his. When joe stoshack hears about shoeless joe jackson and the gambling scandal that destroyed the star players career he knows what he has to do. In this book he uses a 1919 heinie groh baseball card to get back to the year 1919. When joe stoshack hears about shoeless joe jackson and the.
The sponsor of his baseball team tells stosh about the bum rap shoeless joe jackson got for his part in the scheme to fix the 1919 world series. Joe stoshack travels back towhere he meets shoeless joe jackson and tries to prevent the fixing of the world series in which jackson was wrongly implicated. Included is a 20 page student booklet plus an answer key. When he was a kid, dan gutman always did his homework. The student booklet is divided into six reading assignments with questions and tasks to go with each one. Thanks to his many fans who voted in their classrooms, dan has received nineteen state book awards and ninetytwo state book award nominations. Shoeless joe and me baseball card adventure series by. Search for shoeless joe me books in the search form now, download or read books for free, just by creating an account to enter our library. I wiped more snot jie my nose and glanced at the scoreboard. Shoeless joe is a baseball story with a large admixture of fantasy. Since joe stoshack first traveled back in time through a baseball card to meet honus wagner, he knew he had a special gift.
The address is 356 field street, in honor of his lifetime batting average. He wants stosh to take him back in time to meet native american jim thorpean olympic champion who lost his medals in a scandal. When joe stoshack hears about shoeless joe jackson and the gambling scandal. The home was restored and opened in 2008 as the shoeless joe jackson museum. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. This 36page guide for shoeless joe by wp kinsella includes detailed chapter summaries and analysis covering 5 chapters, as well as several more indepth sections of expertwritten literary analysis. So when sports card shop owner flip tells stosh all about his hero, shoeless joe jackson about the scandal that destroyed the star players career stosh gets an idea. A boy named joe stoshack plays baseball and his baseball team. When he holds a baseball card, he feels a tingling sensation, and when it gets strong, is transported to the year that card was made and somewhere near the ballplayer on the card. Click download or read online button to get honus and me book now. If you want to learn more about dan or his books, stop by his web site.1427 958 1059 1086 367 1177 417 544 1009 740 1491 426 1366 1422 1304 441 174 1573 638 836 511 1289 23 91 1621 942 1346 1614 576 1038 1047 1124 1242 410 471 872 1105 1205 1035 1327