Books > Hot New Releases > Literature & Fiction







Price: $10.11 ($16.99)

(as of 2014-10-05 07:02:26 PST)

You save $6.88 (40%)

Literature & Fiction

Rating: 5.0 / 5.0 (8 votes)

13 days in the top 100

Released: 2014-09-23

Buying Choices

32 new from $9.10
12 used from $10.76
2 collectible from $30.00

(as of 2014-10-05 07:02:26 PST)








The Contract (Jeter Publishing) by Derek Jeter

Description

The debut book in the Jeter Publishing imprint, The Contract is a middle grade baseball novel inspired by the youth of legendary sports icon and role model Derek Jeter.

As a young boy, Derek Jeter dreams of being the shortstop for the New York Yankees. He even imagines himself in the World Series. So when Derek is chosen for the Little League Tigers, he hopes to play shortstop. But on the day of the assignments, Derek Starts at second base. Still, he tries his best while he wishes and dreams of that shortstop spot. And to help him stay focused on school, his parents make him a contract: keep up the grades or no baseball. Derek makes sure he always plays his best game—on and off the baseball field!

Derek Jeter has played Major League Baseball for the New York Yankees for twenty seasons and is a five-time World Series Champion. He is a true legend in professional sports and a role model for young people both on the field and through his Turn 2 Foundation.

Inspired by Derek Jeter’s childhood, The Contract is the first book in Derek Jeter’s middle grade baseball series, an important part of the Jeter Publishing program, which will encompass adult nonfiction titles, children’s picture books, middle grade fiction, Ready-to-Read children’s books, and children’s nonfiction. For more about Jeter Publishing visit JeterPublishing.com.


Check All Offers Add to WishList Customer Reviews Trade-In List


Book Details

Author: Derek Jeter Publisher: Simon & Schuster/P.. Binding: Hardcover Language: English Pages: 176

Similar Books

Jeter Unfiltered
The Life You Imagine: Life Lessons for Achieving Your Dreams
Derek Jeter #2: Thanks for the Memories
Derek Jeter: Excellence and Elegance
Derek Jeter: Born to Be a Yankee


Comments




Become a fan of Your #1 Source for Kindle eBooks from the Amazon Kindle Store! on Facebook for the inside scoop on latest and most exclusive books.

SimpleTrack