The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America’s Childhood
The Last Boy: Mickey Mantle and the End of America’s Childhood is the FanAttic Book of the Month for November. A compilation of over 500 interviews painstakingly conducted by author Jane Leavy, the Last Boy is a brilliant account of one of the most talented baseball players of a generation and his constant battles with his own habits and tendencies.
Mantle’s injury-ridden career, tough childhood and struggles with alcoholism are brought to life in vivid detail in this expertly crafted biography.
Check out the Amazon link to the Last Boy in the sidebar to purchase this soon-to-be classic of American baseball literature!