Books written by Bette Bao Lord

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

HarperCollins | September 25, 1986 | 176 pages
Shirley Temple Wong sails from China to America with a heart full of dreams.Her new home is Brooklyn, New York. America is indeed a land full of wonders, but Shirley doesn't know any English, so it's hard to make friends. Then a miracle-baseball-happens. It is 1947, and Jackie Robinson, star of the... More Info