By Dan Gutman
Cannons are blasting!
Bullets are flying!
Wounded infantrymen are everywhere!
Stosh has time-traveled to 1863, correct into the center of the Civil conflict. In most likely his most enjoyable and positively his most deadly journey but, Stosh has made up our minds to reply to the query all the time: did Abner Doubleday, a Civil battle common, rather invent the sport of baseball?
It's all right here: large laughs, dramatic motion, quickly baseball video games in the course of a battlefield. you may be blown away via this 6th extraordinary baseball card adventure!
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All the other times I’d told her I wanted to take one of my “trips,” she’d come up with every possible reason why I shouldn’t. ” I asked. “I am not,” she said. ” “You can go on one condition,” she said. Here it comes, I thought. She’s going to make me bring along my boots or cough medicine or something really dorky that will totally embarrass me. “You have to take me with you,” Mom said. I shook my head. I couldn’t have heard that right. It was time to get my hearing checked. ” “I want to go,” Mom stated.
I had to admit, he did look a bit like a doofus. As I held the photo, I felt something strange. It was that tingling sensation, the feeling I got when I touched old baseball cards. That was it. I remembered the feeling well. It meant I was about to travel through time! It was going to happen! I dropped the photo on the table before it was too late. The tingling sensation stopped immediately. The photo landed facedown on the kitchen table. This is what was printed across the back . . ABNER DOUBLEDAY, 1863.
More bullets. When would it end? This couldn’t go on forever. Whoever was shooting at us would have to run out of ammunition at some point. A piece of paper blew over and got stuck on the tree trunk. I reached out to grab it. Suddenly I realized what was going on. The date on it was June 1863. ” she said sarcastically. How could I have been so dumb? I knew I was sending us back to 1863. Mrs. Van Hook had taught us about the Civil War in social studies. I might not have paid all that much attention, but I knew it began in 1861, and it was the bloodiest war in American history.
Abner & Me (Baseball Card Adventures) by Dan Gutman