The Unforgettable Season: Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams and the Record-Setting Summer of1941 - Phil Bildner and S.D. Schindler

Baseball fans young and old can relive The Unforgettable Season: The Story of Joe DiMaggio, Ted Williams, and the Record-Setting Summer of ’41 (Putnam, $16.99). With illustrations by S.D. Schindler, author Phil Bildner recounts this incredible season of baseball, when Joe DiMaggio’s fifty-six-game hitting streak and Ted Williams’s batting average of .406 redefined the record books. In almost seventy years, no player has been able to break the records set by these men, but the next record-breaking season could be just around the corner. Who knows – it could even be this very summer. Ages 6-10. DMC