Abner & Me (Baseball Card Adventures) by Dan Gutman

By Dan Gutman

Cannons are blasting!
Bullets are flying!
Wounded squaddies are everywhere!

Stosh has time-traveled to 1863, correct into the center of the Civil battle. In probably his most fun and positively his most threatening journey but, Stosh has determined to reply to the query all the time: did Abner Doubleday, a Civil struggle basic, fairly invent the sport of baseball?

It's all the following: titanic laughs, dramatic motion, quickly baseball video games in the course of a battlefield. you may be blown away via this 6th notable baseball card adventure!

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If I sold it and I suddenly had millions of dollars, Mom would know I’d gone back in time without getting her permission. And if I didn’t sell the ball, there wouldn’t be much point in having Doubleday sign it to begin with. It was hard to sleep. But finally I decided that it was ridiculous to torture myself over this whole thing. There were no Abner Doubleday baseball cards. I didn’t even know whether or not a photograph of Abner Doubleday even existed. Eventually I fell asleep. 33 6 The Photograph OKAY, SO A PHOTO OF ABNER DOUBLEDAY DOES EXIST.

It wasn’t long until I started to feel a very faint tingling sensation in my fingertips. It was sort of like the feeling you get when you touch a TV screen. It didn’t hurt. It was a pleasant feeling. The familiar tingling got stronger, and then my whole hand was vibrating, then my wrists, and then my arms. ” I asked. ” she said excitedly. I felt the sensation sweep across my chest to the other side of my body, then down my legs. I wanted to open my eyes, but I didn’t dare because I thought it would be creepy to see myself disappear.

I’m glad I brought along a first aid kit,” Mom told Willie. ” “Don’t mention it,” Mom said. While Mom tended to Willie’s wounds, Joshua picked up his rifle. Little John and Rufus picked up theirs too. I could still hear gunshots and explosions, 55 DAN G UTMAN but they were mostly in the distance. “Must’ve been a stray bullet that got Willie,” Joshua said. “But the Rebs could be makin’ another charge any minute. ” Little John asked. ” They all looked at me. ” Joshua asked me. ” “Yeah, but I, uh .

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