Shoeless Joe and Me


A book written by Dan Gutman

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Joe Stoshack travels back to 1919, where he meets Shoeless Joe Jackson and tries to prevent the fixing of the World Series in which Jackson was wrongly implicated.

Reviewed by Owen, age 9

Owen says, “This book is totally awesome!”

In this story, a kid named Joe Stoshack has a power to travel through time with baseball cards. He can go to the year on the card. In this book, he goes back to 1919 to meet "Shoeless Joe" Jackson and tries to change history by trying to prevent the Black Sox Scandal from happening, and to get a 500,000 dollar Shoeless Joe autograph to save his favorite Baseball Card store from going out of business. Read this book to see if he succeeds!