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9781597770149
9780399151880
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"This is a work of fiction about a real man. Most of what I've written I made up. I have, however, attempted no render Jackie Robinson accurately. As he was, or as I imagined him to be, in 1947, when I was turning 15, and he was changing the world. The rest is altogether fiction. It may be more Burke's story than Jackie's. but, without Jackie, Burke would have had no story. And neither would I". Robert B. Parker. In this new work from bestselling author Robert B. Parker, Joseph Burke- ex-marine, ex-husband, ex-somebody- is hired as a bodyguard to protect Lauren Roach, twenty-five and spoiled rotten. The unlikely duo become entangled with Burke's boyhood hero, color barrier-breaking baseball player Jackie Robinson, in a story that is both thrilling and engaging. It is in the historical character of Jackie Robinson that Mr. Parker finds his inspiration, and Joseph Burke may find his redemption.

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subject_facetAfrican American baseball players -- Fiction
Baseball players -- Fiction
Biographical fiction
Bodyguards -- Fiction
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction
Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- Fiction
Race relations -- Fiction
Robinson, Jackie, -- 1919-1972 -- Fiction
title_displayDouble play
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Double play / Robert B. Parker
title_shortDouble play
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Baseball players
Bodyguards
Fiction
Mystery
Race relations
Robinson, Jackie