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The value of courage

the story of Jackie Robinson

by Spencer Johnson

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Published by Value Communications in La Jolla, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Robinson, Jackie, 1919-1972.,
    • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Baseball players.,
    • African Americans -- Biography.,
    • Courage.

    • About the Edition

      A biography, stressing the courage, of the first black player in professional baseball.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Spencer Johnson ; illustrated by Pileggi.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
      SeriesValueTales
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGV865.R6 J64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4542019M
      ISBN 100916392120
      LC Control Number77008865

        The Dr. Seuss book What Was I Scared The Lion Inside by Rachel Bright is a beautiful story of courage, determination, and friendship, accompanied by bold illustrations. Mouse is determined to roar like a lion so he feels less meek and afraid. He eventually speaks up and bravely asks the lion for help — only to find out that the brave lion. Teaching the Value of Courage. Having courage means that children will be brave as they meet new experiences, difficult situations, and/or dangerous encounters. Also courage may involve being firm because of strong moral convictions. In either case, there may be feelings of fear, anxiety, or apprehension.

      The writings of the Reverend Sam Shoemaker, Episcopal minister, are examined in this volume in the light of their contribution to the principles of Twelve Step recovery. Courage to Change deals with the influence of Sam Shoemaker on the early years of Alcoholics Anonymous, the writing of the Twelve Steps, and the book Alcoholics Anonymous.   FLEXTALK is committed to giving you the tools to empower great conversations - at home, at school, at work and beyond. Find resources for this and other conversations a

      Courage (Values to Live By) – Like the other book on “Courage” by Kimberly Pryor, this books is a more direct instruction book with definitions, clear examples and pictures of real kids showing a variety of ways of being brave.   Certainly it takes courage for a firefighter to rescue someone trapped in a burning building, but there are many other kinds of courage too. Everyday kinds that normal, ordinary people exhibit all the time, like “being the first to make up after an argument,” or “going to bed without a nightlight.” [book] develops a timely topic in Brand: HMH Books.


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ValueTales is a series of simple biographical children's books published primarily by the now-defunct Value Communications, Inc. in La Jolla, forty-three books were written by Dr. Spencer Johnson and Ann Donegan Johnson, and illustrated by Stephen Pileggi.

Each book gave a simplified and fictionalized biography of a historical figure as an allegory, illustrating the. In this installment of the ValueTales series, Spencer Johnson teaches us the value of courage by examining the life of Jackie Robinson ().

When Jackie was a young boy, he could run faster, jump higher, and throw a ball harder than anyone else on his block/5(3). In this installment of the ValueTales series, Spencer Johnson teaches us the value of courage by examining the life of Jackie Robinson ().

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