Books by Sue Corbett

THE CLOSER by Mariano Rivera
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"Though a bit scrubbed, Rivera's account offers engaging insight into the thrills and trials of getting the last out of the season. (photos, 'Notes from Mo,' glossary) (Memoir. 10-16)"
Baseball's all-time save leader tells his story. Read full book review >
THE LAST NEWSPAPER BOY IN AMERICA by Sue Corbett
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2009

"A tidy resolution comes hastily together as 'Wil of Steele' proves his mettle. (author's note) (Fiction. 9-12)"
Corbett stirs current events into an old-fashioned boy-makes-good tale with mixed results. Read full book review >
FREE BASEBALL by Sue Corbett
ADVENTURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2006

"Corbett remains carefully true to Felix's view and interpretation of events and deftly weaves a moving coming-of-age story with a sweet, satisfying conclusion. (afterword, glossary) (Fiction. 9-12)"
Felix and his mother escaped from Cuba when he was a baby. Read full book review >
12 AGAIN by Sue Corbett
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 1, 2002

"Still: original, unusual, and imaginative. (Fiction. 10-14)"
In this odd, cross-genre pairing, a boy tries to solve the mystery of his mother's disappearance, not knowing that she has turned into a child herself and is now his classmate. Read full book review >