Players in Pigtails

Written by: Shana Corey Illustrated by: Rebecca Gibbon For ages: 4 years and up Language: English Topics Covered: Women in Sports, Historical Figures, Baseball, Feminism.  Summary: This is a great book about the phenomenon of women’s baseball teams around WWII, when most of the men were off fighting in the war. Part history and part historical fiction, the reader learns about the…