Kidlit4Japan Auction #6 from David A. Kelly

Auction #6: Signed hardbound copies of Ballpark Mysteries books 1 & 2! from David A. Kelly
Description: Signed, hardbound first editions of books one and two in the new chapter book series the Ballpark Mysteries, from Random House. I will also include a set of Ballpark Mysteries tattoos.

The Ballpark Mysteries #1: The Fenway Foul-up
Thanks to Kate’s mom, a sports reporter, cousins Mike Walsh and Kate Hopkins have tickets to the Red Sox game and All Access passes to Fenway Park. But as they’re watching batting practice before the game, the lucky bat of Red Sox star slugger Big D is stolen . . . right in front of lots of people. Without the bat, Big D can’t seem to hit a thing. Can Kate and Mike figure out who pinched the bat before Big D and the Sox chalk up a loss?

The Ballpark Mysteries #2: The Pinstripe Ghost
Mike and Kate are waiting for Kate’s mom at a boring press conference in Yankee Stadium when the team official says something that makes Mike perk up his ears. There are rumors that the ghost of Babe Ruth is haunting the new stadium! A chill air blasts down a service hallway before every home game, along with various thumps and bumps. Is the Bambino really searching for his missing locker?

Estimated Value: $26
Auction Begins: Monday 3/21 @ 2:00PM EDT
Auction Ends: Thursday 3/24 @ 2:00PM EDT

Bio: David A. Kelly is the author of a new children’s book series, the Ballpark Mysteries, from Random House. Cousins Kate and Mike travel to Major League ballparks across the country with Kate’s sports-reporter mother watching games and solving mysteries. He is also the author of the early reader, Babe Ruth and the Baseball Curse.

Author David A. Kelly’s Website: http://www.ballparkmysteries.com

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2 Responses to Kidlit4Japan Auction #6 from David A. Kelly

  1. WINNER: Gail with a generous overbid of $30! Congratulations on your winning bid. I will be in touch later today with instructions for making and verifying the UNICEF donation.

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