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Children's Fiction Baseball & Softball

Brady Brady and the Cleanup Hitters (Brady Brady)

by (author) Mary Shaw

illustrated by Chuck Temple

Scholastic Canada Ltd
Initial publish date
May 2019
Baseball & Softball, Friendship, Values & Virtues
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    May 2019
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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1


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Spring has sprung and Brady can't wait to grab his glove and throw his first pitch of the season. But when he and his classmates hit the playing field at recess, they find it is covered in trash. It looks more like a dump than a diamond! Brady is disappointed not to be able to play. But when Brady's mother points out that the garbage is a serious issue for the plants and animals, Brady decides it's time for action! Can Brady convince his class it's time for a spring clean-up? Find out, in this story that celebrates community, teamwork and caring about the world we live in.

About the authors


MARY SHAW a créé le personnage de Brady Brady dans le but de cultiver l'amour de la lecture chez son fils de cinq ans. Cette série à succès, qui comprend 16 livres, est une vraie réussite canadienne. Lorsque Mary Shaw n’est pas à son cottage vers Ottawa, en Ontario, elle vit à Vancouver, en Colombie-Britannique.


MARY SHAW developed Brady Brady while trying to get her hockey-obsessed five-year-old son to read. The bestselling series, which now includes 17 books, is a true Canadian success story. Mary Shaw lives in Vancouver, British Columbia when she’s not at her cottage outside of Ottawa, Ontario. Visit her online at


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CHUCK TEMPLE a commencé sa carrière à 18 ans. Il est l'illustrateur de la série à succès Brady Brady et a aussi créé, avec David Chilton, The Wealthy Barber Calendar qui s'est vendu à plus de 2,5 millions d'exemplaires.


CHUCK TEMPLE began his career at the age of 18 when his first comic strip, Bernie on the Beat, went into syndication. He studied at both the University of Guelph and the Ontario College of Art, and cites Bill Watterson, creator of Calvin and Hobbes, as his favourite cartoonist. He also enjoys coaching and playing hockey. He lives in Kitchener, Ontario.


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