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Summary:

Danny, who is tall and skinny but has a talent for pitching a fastball, cannot seem to fit in at school in San Diego, where his Mexican and white heritage causes people to judge him before he even speaks.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Parkdale Community Library YA FIC PENA (Text) 33892005002184 Young Adult Fiction Book None 11/17/2008 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0385903294
  • ISBN: 9780385733106
  • Physical Description: 249 pages ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2008]

Content descriptions

Citation/References Note:
School Library Journal, September 2008
Booklist, August 2008
Horn Book, September 2008
Bulletin (Center for Children's books), October 2008
Voice of Youth Advocates (V.O.Y.A.), October 2008
Kirkus Review, July 2008
Multicultural Review, September 2008
Kliatt Starred, July 2008
Summary, etc.:
Danny, who is tall and skinny but has a talent for pitching a fastball, cannot seem to fit in at school in San Diego, where his Mexican and white heritage causes people to judge him before he even speaks.
Target Audience Note:
680L Lexile.
Young Adult Follett Library Resources
Subject: Identity (Psychology) > Juvenile fiction
Self-acceptance > Juvenile fiction
Racially mixed people > Juvenile fiction.
Baseball stories
Cousins > Juvenile fiction
National City (Calif.) > Juvenile fiction.
Identity > Fiction.
Baseball > Fiction

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