Lizzie Murphy was good at baseball In fact, she was better than most of the boys But she was born in 1900, and back then baseball was not a game for girls Lizzie practiced with her brother anyway, and then she talked her way onto the local boys team, first as a batboy, then as a player Everyone was impressed by her hard catches and fast pitches By the time she turned fifteen, she was playing for two different amateur boys teams When she turned eighteen, Lizzie did something else that women weren t supposed to do she signed up with a professional baseball team, determined to earn her living playing the game. Best Download Queen of the Diamond: The Lizzie Murphy Story author Emily Arnold McCully For Kindle ePUB or eBook – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com
Emily Arnold McCully received the Caldecott Medal for Mirette on the High Wire The illustrator ofthan 40 books for young readers, she divides her time between Chatham, New York, and New York City.
- 32 pages
- Queen of the Diamond: The Lizzie Murphy Story
- Emily Arnold McCully
- 08 February 2018 Emily Arnold McCully