The kid who only hit homers

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Little, Brown,
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IL: MG - BL: 3.9 - AR Pts: 2
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Over one million copies sold! Sylvester loves baseball, but he isn't what you'd call a good hitter. When he meets George Baruth, Sylvester goes from being a terrible hitter to the boy who hit only homers! But how will he answer some of the difficult questions that go with his new talent? And what is the true meaning of success? This beloved story about baseball, confidence, perseverance, and being a good teammate is a modern classic.
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Grouped Work ID 12f0818e-7427-3a0f-f94f-50b98ca9c155
Grouping Title kid who only hit homers
Grouping Author christopher matt
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-24 04:47:12AM
Last Indexed 2019-05-19 04:50:56AM

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accelerated_reader_point_value 2
accelerated_reader_reading_level 3.9
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author Christopher, Matt, 1917-1997
author2-role Kidder, Harvey illus.
author_display Christopher, Matt
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detailed_location_aacpl Linthicum Library - Children's Fiction
display_description A boy becomes a phenomenal baseball player one summer when a mysterious stranger resembling Babe Ruth befriends him.
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id 12f0818e-7427-3a0f-f94f-50b98ca9c155
isbn 9780316139878
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itype_aacpl Children's Fiction
last_indexed 2019-05-19T08:50:56.842Z
lexile_score 650
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_aacpl J FICTION (C)
owning_library_aacpl Anne Arundel County Public Library
owning_location_aacpl Linthicum Library
primary_isbn 9780316139878
publishDate 1972
record_details ils:a27264|Book|Books||Unknown|Little, Brown,|c1972.|127 p. ; 19 cm.
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Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:a27264 31997056400765 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false true
series Home run kid
series_with_volume Home run kid|1
subject_facet Baseball -- Fiction, Baseball -- Juvenile fiction, Baseball stories
title_display The kid who only hit homers
title_full The kid who only hit homers / Matt Christopher
title_short The kid who only hit homers
topic_facet Baseball, Baseball stories