Contributor biographical information for Hammerin' Hank : the story of Hank Greenberg / Yona Zeldis McDonough ; illustrations by Malcah Zeldis.
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YONA ZELDIS McDONOUGH is the author of nine books for children and young readers—four of them illustrated by her mother, renowned folk artist Malcah Zeldis—including Peaceful Protest: The Life of Nelson Mandela. The author lives in Brooklyn, New York, with her husband and their two children.
MALCAH ZELDIS was born in 1931 and grew up in Detroit, Michigan. As a child, Malcah spent endless hours with her brother, bedridden, listening to his hero, Hank Greenberg, play ball on the radio. Malcah Zeldis lives and paints in New York City.
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Greenberg, Hank -- Juvenile literature.
Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Detroit Tigers (Baseball team) -- History -- Juvenile literature.