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24 Life Stories and Lessons from the Say Hey Kid

by | Read by Larry Herron, Julian McWilliams, Bob Costas [Fore.]

Biography & Memoir • 11 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2019

Willie Mays's baseball life was a long and rich one, worthy of multiple biographies. Known as a five-tool player--he could run, field, throw, hit, and hit for power--Mays enjoyed a long career. The tag-team narration here fits wonderfully: Larry Herron speaks in a serious and deep tone that is commanding, with appropriate doses of emotion. Julian McWilliams uses a higher voice for Mays who, in fact, does have a slightly high voice. Often, when people are quoted--like President Obama--imitations are used and fit seamlessly within the story. Off- and on-the-field anecdotes are interspersed with brief pieces of advice and mini-mantras from the baseball great. M.B. © AudioFile 2020, Portland, Maine [Published: MAY 2020]

Trade Ed. • Macmillan Audio • 2020

CD ISBN 9781250240248 $39.99 • Ten CDs

DD ISBN 9781250240231 $26.99

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