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I found this book enthralling; Mr. Doster's style of writing pulls you right in and makes you a part of the action. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Amazon Customer
This is so good! It breaks your heart! (But also gives you hope - it isn't one of those dark, hopeless, everything is horrible kind of books. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Jane
I am glad that I read this book, and it gave me insight into life in the south and the culture there. I think the author did a fine job of portraying that. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Joan
Doster captured me from the very beginning, and I could not put the book down. I am a baseball fan, for sure, and the baseball theme held my interest, but the heart of the tale... Read morePublished 4 months ago by J. Mullen
Very powerful book. An inspirational look into the 50's and all of the challenges that were faced during that period.Published 4 months ago by David
Great Read. The sights, sounds, smells of baseball are all here. The descriptions are crisp. The era of segregation divided a small town but baseball brought them closer than... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Marvin
A visceral, gripping novel that draws the reader into the conflict. A brutal portrayal of racism in the early days of professional baseball, with real and believable characters. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Charles B. Flynn