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The Brooklyn Nine

The Brooklyn Nine

(2009)
A novel by

 
1845: Felix Schneider, an immigrant from Germany, cheers the New York Knickerbockers as they play Three-Out, All-Out.

1908: Walter Snider, batboy for the Brooklyn Superbas, arranges a team tryout for a black pitcher by pretending he is Cuban.

1945: Kat Snider of Brooklyn plays for the Grand Rapids Chicks in the All-American Girls Baseball League.

1981: Michael Flint fi nds himself pitching a perfect game during the Little League season at Prospect Park.

And there are five more Schneiders to meet.

In nine innings, this novel tells the stories of nine successive Schneider kids and their connection to Brooklyn and baseball. As in all family histories and all baseball games, there is glory and heartache, triumph and sacrifice. And it ain't over till it's over.

 
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Hardback Editions

March 2009 : USA Hardback
thumbTitle: The Brooklyn Nine
Author(s): Alan M Gratz
ISBN: 0-8037-3224-4 / 978-0-8037-3224-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Dial Books
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Paperback Editions

February 2010 : USA Paperback
thumbTitle: (The Brooklyn Nine: A Novel in Nine Innings) By Gratz, Alan (Author) Paperback on 04-Feb-2010
Author(s): Alan Gratz
ISBN: 0-545-24084-0 / 978-0-545-24084-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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February 2010 : UK Paperback
thumbTitle: The Brooklyn Nine
Author(s): Alan M Gratz
ISBN: 0-14-241544-8 / 978-0-14-241544-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Puffin Books
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Kindle Editions

January 2009 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
thumbTitle: The Brooklyn Nine
Author(s): Alan M Gratz
Publisher: Puffin Books
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