By Andy Norwood
Using America’s favourite hobby as an analogy, this number of essays teaches young children the right way to follow the teachings discovered in baseball to daily occasions. This advisor, full of worthwhile suggestion, allows children to develop into adults whereas offering standpoint at the recreation and the complexities of life.
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30 Life Lessons My Boys Learned From Baseball by Andy Norwood