It's opening day at the ballpark, and Thumby Duckling is nervous. He hopes it won't be one, two, three strikes, he's out! Trailing by three in the bottom of the ninth, the Webbies are counting on Thumby to save the day. Can Thumby shake his jitters and show his team that he's a star player?
From Peter Abrahams and Frank Morrison comes the story of one duck's quest to make it in the big leagues.
About the Author
Peter Abrahams is the author of eleven previous novels, including "Last of the Dixie Heroes," "Crying" "Wolf," "A Perfect Crime," "The Fan," and "Revolution #9," He lives on Cape Cod with his wife and four children. Visit his Web site at www.PeterAbrahams.com.
Mary Brigid Barrett is an award-winning children's book author and illustrator. She is also president and executive director of the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance, and editor of the NCBLA publication Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out. She lives in Massachusetts.