Bang the Drum SlowlyBook - 1984
Also available in Bison Book editions are The Southpaw , It Looked Like For Ever , and A Ticket for a Seamstitch , the other three volumes in the Henry Wiggen series.
From Library Staff
Chosen as one of the top 100 sports books by Sports Illustrated, this is more than a novel about baseball. Their teammate is dying, and the boys of summer react in different ways.