In the book Roberto and Me by Dan Gutman, Joe Stoshack travels back to 1969 to try to save Roberto Clemente’s life.
In the book Roberto and Me by Dan Gutman, Joe Stoshack travels back to 1969 to try to save Roberto Clemente’s life. Roberto Clemente played for the Pirates and died in a plane crash in 1972. As a child Joe figured out that he could travel back in time using baseball cards by holding them and then, whoosh he’s back in time. Joe tries to change history and save Roberto from dying in a plane crash while he was delivering supplies to earthquake victims. This 171 page novel has a combination of time travel and baseball that will hook 10-12 year olds looking for a good book. This book is part of a series including other novels where he goes back in time.