Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Ticket Out: Darryl Strawberry and the Boys of Crenshaw
Michael Sokolove (au)
In 1979, the 15 teenagers on the Crenshaw High Cougars in inner-city L.A. were the most talented team in the history of high school baseball. They had grown up with the notion that baseball could somehow set things right -- a vague but persistent hope that baseball might be fair. Incredibly, most of this team were drafted into pro baseball. Two of them, Darryl Strawberry & Chris Brown, would reunite as teammates on a Nat. League All-Star roster. But the lives of these gifted athletes intersect with the realities of being poor, urban, & black in Amer. “An unforgettable tale of families grasping for opportunities, of athletes praying for one chance to make it big, of all of us hoping that the will to succeed can triumph over the demons haunting our city streets.”
Your Mental Health: A Layman's Guide to the Psychiatrist's Bible
Sale Price: $14.00
People’s Charter?: Forty Years of the National Parks & Access to the Countryside Act 1949
Dress Codes: Meanings & Messages in American Culture
Supporting the Sky
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.