The Pinstripe Ghost (Ballpark Mysteries Series #2)

The Pinstripe Ghost (Ballpark Mysteries Series #2)


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Batting second—and perfect for Halloweenbook #2 in an early chapter book mystery series where each book is set in a different American ballpark!

Mike and Kate are waiting for Kate's mom at a boring press conference in Yankee Stadium when the team official says something that makes Mike perk up his ears. There are rumors that the ghost of Babe Ruth is haunting the new stadium! A chill air blasts down a service hallway before every home game, along with various thumps and bumps. Is the Bambino really searching for his missing locker?

The Pinstripe Ghost includes a fun fact page about New York's Yankee Stadium.

Cross Ron Roy's mystery series with Matt Christopher's sports books and you get the Ballpark Mysteries: fun, puzzling whodunnits aimed right at beginning readers.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780375867040
Publisher: Random House Children's Books
Publication date: 02/22/2011
Series: Ballpark Mysteries Series , #2
Pages: 112
Sales rank: 49,182
Product dimensions: 5.10(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 520L (what's this?)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

DAVID A. KELLY has written for many newspapers and magazines, and Babe Ruth and the Baseball Curse, published in spring 2009, was his first book for children. He lives 15 minutes from Fenway Park in Newton, Massachusetts, with his wife Alice; two sons, Steven and Scott; and a dog named Sam.

MARK MEYERS grew up in Utah and studied art in San Francisco at the Academy of Art University. This is his first project for Random House.

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Pinstripe Ghost (Ballpark Mysteries Series #2) 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Babe Ruth's ghost is haunting the new stadium. Chilly air comes though a service hallway before every home game. Is it Babe Ruth seaching for his missing locker?
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Thanks so much for moving, everyone.<p> Pepper, I hope your house is fine. Keep us updated!<p>Kai517, just out of curiosity, what branch of Christianity are you?<p>-American Idiot
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
That is so sad i have tears in my eyes i really do
Anonymous More than 1 year ago