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Baseball in April and other stories

Author: Gary Soto
Publisher: San Diego : Harcourt, [2000], ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Secondary (senior high) school : English : 10th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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A collection of eleven short stories focusing on the everyday adventures of Hispanic young people growing up in Fresno, California.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Short stories
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Secondary (senior high) school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Soto
ISBN: 0152025731 9780152025731 0152025677 9780152025670
OCLC Number: 427415110
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 1990.
Awards: Pura Belpré Author Honor, 1996.
Parenting [magazine] Reading Magic Award
Beatty Award Winner (California Library Association)
Description: 111 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Broken chain --
Baseball in April --
Two dreamers --
Barbie --
The no-guitar blues --
Seventh grade --
Mother and daughter --
The karate kid --
La bamba --
The marble champ --
Growing up.
Responsibility: Gary Soto.

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"Gary Soto is an astute observer of the desires, fears, and foibles of children and teenagers going about the business of daily living. In these eleven vignettes featuring Mexican American families, Read more...

 
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