Cover of: Casey Back at Bat | Read Online

Casey Back at Bat

  • 214 Want to read
  • ·
  • 63 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins .
Written in English


  • People & Places - General,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Children: Kindergarten,
  • Sports & Recreation - Baseball,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Sports & Recreation / Baseball,
  • Baseball,
  • Children"s poetry, American,
  • Juvenile poetry,
  • Poetry

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsSteve Johnson (Illustrator), Lou Fancher (Illustrator)
The Physical Object
FormatLibrary binding
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9233358M
ISBN 100060560266
ISBN 109780060560263

Download Casey Back at Bat


  The Paperback of the Casey Back at Bat by Dan Gutman, Steve Johnson, Lou Fancher | at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or Brand: HarperCollins Publishers. In this hilarious sequel to the beloved classic poem "Casey at the Bat," Gutman offers Casey what any failed sports hero desires — a second chance. Casey Back at Bat. By Lou Fancher, Other Books You Might Like. "Casey Back at Bat" has tightly constructed rhymes and dramatic illustrations. Gutman writes superbly for his audience, as always, and the humor sparkles. The book distorts--rather than subverts--the Casey narrative, and so it's probably more appropriate for toddlers and early elementary school than for kids a bit older.5/5(5).   Now, in this humorous, seam-splitting sequel to Ernest Lawrence Thayer's "Casey at the Bat: A Ballad of the Republic," award-winning author Dan Gutman offers Casey what any failed sports hero most 4/5(3).

Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer. Casey at the Bat is considered the most famous baseball poem ever written. Ernest Lawrence Thayer hit this one right out of the park in when it was published in the the San Francisco Daily Examiner.A nostalgic poem that has stood the test of time, it's typically studied by elementary school students in grades / "The Mighty Casey is back at bat with a 2nd chance to bring joy to Mudville."--From source other than the Library of Congress. The score stood four to two with but one inning more to play. A sickly silence fell upon the patrons of the game. A straggling few got up to go in deep despair. We’d put up even money now with Casey at the bat. For there seemed but little chance of Casey’s getting to the bat. There was Jimmy safe at second and Flynn a-hugging third. Casey at the Bat. Ernest Lawrence Thayer - The outlook wasn't brilliant for the Mudville nine that day: The score stood four to two, with but one inning more to play, And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same, A pall-like silence fell upon the patrons of the game. A straggling few got up to go in deep despair. The.

Casey Back at Bat by Dan Gutman in EPUB, FB3, RTF download e-book. Welcome to our site, dear reader! All content included on our site, such as text, images, digital downloads and other, is the property of it's content suppliers and protected by US and international copyright laws%(). CASEY BACK AT BAT DAN GUTMAN. LOUISIANA YOUNG READERS’ CHOICE NOMINEE GRADES Submitted by Kimberly Callais, Student, LSU School of Library and Information Science, Baton Rouge, LA Gutman, Dan. Casey Back at Bat. New York: Harper Collins, 32pp. SUMMARY: Casey’s at the plate again, and this time, he’s going to come . They thought, If only Casey could but get a whack at that, We'd put up even money now, with Casey at the bat. But Flynn procede Casey, as did also Jimmy Blake, And the former was a no-good and the latter was a fake; So, upon that stricken multitude grim meloncholy sat, For there seemed but little chance of Casey's getting to the bat. Back in , Mighty Casey struck out and left Mudville joyless. But now he finally has another "at bat." This time he actually hits the ball over the wall, and oh boy, does it travel. It hits that tower in Pisa and makes it lean, and then wreaks further havoc around the globe. It even crashes the time barrier and scares the dinosaurs into extinction, heading back to earth after a quick .