Kirkus Reviews

Baseball Books for MLB Opening Week


BOTTOM OF THE 33RD by Dan Barry
Harper/HarperCollins / April 12th, 2011 / 978-0-06-201448-1
COOPERSTOWN CONFIDENTIAL by Zev Chafets
Bloomsbury / July 1st, 2009 / 978-1-59691-545-9
JOE DIMAGGIO by Jerome Charyn
Yale Univ. / March 15th, 2011 / 978-0-300-12328-9
BASEBALL edited by Nicholas Dawidoff
Library of America / April 2nd, 2002 / 1-931082-09-X
BIG HAIR AND PLASTIC GRASS by Dan Epstein
St. Martin's / May 25th, 2010 / 978-0-312-60754-8
THE GAME FROM WHERE I STAND by Doug Glanville
Times/Henry Holt / May 11th, 2010 / 978-0-8050-9159-5
THE BASEBALL by Zack Hample
Vintage / March 8th, 2011 / 978-0-307-47545-9
56 by Kostya Kennedy
Sports Illustrated Books / March 8th, 2011 / 978-1-60320-177-3
THE LAST BOY by Jane Leavy
Harper/HarperCollins / Oct. 12th, 2010 / 978-0-06-088352-2
CONNIE MACK AND THE EARLY YEARS OF BASEBALL by Norman L. Macht
Univ. of Nebraska / Sept. 24th, 2007 / 978-0-8032-3263-1
THE SOUL OF BASEBALL by Joe Posnanski
Morrow/HarperCollins / March 13th, 2007 / 0-06-085403-0
BASEBALL IN THE GARDEN OF EDEN by John Thorn
Simon & Schuster / March 15th, 2011 / 978-0-7432-9403-4