Selected Resources

Writing a novel, particularly a historical novel, requires a lot of research. These are just some of the books, websites and newspapers I pored through to get the facts right.


Jedwab, Jack. Jackie Robinson’s Unforgettable Season of Baseball in Montreal. Editions Images, 1996.

Robinson, Jackie and Alfred Duckett. I Never Had It Made: An Autobiography. G. P. Putnam’s Sons, 1972.

Tygiel, Jules. Baseball’s Great Experiment: Jackie Robinson and his Legacy. Oxford University Press, 1997.

Weintraub, William. City Unique: Montreal Days and Nights in the 1940s and ’50s. Robin Brass Studio, 2004.


Mayo Clinic

Minor League Baseball

Museum of Jewish Montreal

Google News Archive


Montreal Daily Star, October 1945–October 1946

Montreal Gazette, October 1945–October 1946

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