Freaked Out at Wrigley Field

Freaked Out at Wrigley Field

by Roger D Hess

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Overview

First stop in the Stadium Adventure Series…Wrigley Field!

Hawk and his brothers, Nestor and Michael, three adopted boys from diverse ethnic backgrounds, are obsessed with sports. However, not once have they ever had even a sniff of hot-roasted peanuts, heard the crisp crack of the bat or watched a gleaming white baseball disappear over an outfield wall while sitting in the stands of a major league stadium.

So, when their mom arranges for her rough-and-tumble boys from Port Clinton, Ohio to travel to see the cubs play on Opening Day at historic, Wrigley Field, it is a dream come true.

The plan is simple: Meet up with their eccentric, old Uncle Dave at the bus station in Chicago and go to the game.

But, somehow, the simple plan suddenly blows up, and the brothers’ ‘dream come true’ transforms into their worst nightmare!

The book is fun. It’s educational. It’s scary. And…it’s a little bit magical. Plus, after more than 70 years, the truth of how the Curse of the Billy Goat was finally broken is at last revealed.

With every purchase of a book from the Stadium Adventure Series, a donation is made to the leading, national hunger non-profit to help the more than 16 million kids in the US who struggle with getting enough to eat each and every day.

For more information about Freaked Out at Wrigley Field and upcoming releases, visit stadiumadventureseries.com.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780990412427
Publisher: August in Au Train LLC
Publication date: 04/24/2019
Series: Stadium Adventure Series , #1
Pages: 250
Sales rank: 997,623
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.53(d)
Age Range: 7 - 12 Years

Table of Contents

Chicago Map & Diagram of Red Line

Chapter 1: March 20 - 20 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapter 2: March 21 - 19 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day - 20 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapter 3: March 22 - 18 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapter 4: April 1 - 8 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapter 5: April 7 - 2 Days Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapters 6-13: April 8 - Covering from 30 Hours to 13 Hours Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapters 14-18: April 9 - Covering from Five Hours to 13 Minutes Until the First Pitch on Opening Day

Chapter 19: The First Pitch

Chapter 20: The Game

Stadium Adventure Series #2 Lambeau Leap - Brief Description

About the Author

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