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The Resource Samurai shortstop, Alan Gratz

Samurai shortstop, Alan Gratz

Label
Samurai shortstop
Title
Samurai shortstop
Statement of responsibility
Alan Gratz
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Toyo Shimada feels trapped between his family's samurai background and modern life in 1890 Tokyo. He wrestles with his uncle's suicide and his father's teachings as well as his life at boarding school where he plays shortstop on the baseball team. Toyo finds that samurai values and baseball have more in common than it would appear
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation coverage
  • 4/15/2006
  • 5/22/2006
  • 7/2006
  • 6/2006
Citation source
  • Booklist,
  • Publisher's Weekly,
  • School Library Journal,
  • Voice of Youth Advocate,
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 4.9
  • 7-12
  • 790
  • Lexile value, 790
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Metametrics
LC call number
PZ7.G77224
LC item number
Sam 2006
Literary form
novels
Reading level
  • 4.9
  • 4.9
  • 4.5
  • 4.5
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Reading Counts RC
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Samurai shortstop, Alan Gratz
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780142410998
Lccn
2005022081
System control number
ocm61456482
Label
Samurai shortstop, Alan Gratz
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
280 p.
Isbn
9780142410998
Lccn
2005022081
System control number
ocm61456482

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