The Kid Who Only Hit Homers

The Kid Who Only Hit Homers

by Matt Christopher

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Overview

Over one million copies sold!
A baseball fan learns the true meaning of success in this beloved classic that will capture the imaginations of a new generation of young readers.
Sylvester loves baseball, but he isn't exactly what you'd call a good hitter. Even though he wants nothing more than to join his neighborhood team, the Hooper Redbirds, he's sure he'll never do anything more than warm the bench. But then he meets the mysterious Mr. Baruth who promises to make Sylvester one of the best players ever. Suddenly, Sylvester goes from the worst player on the team to the kid who can only hit homers.
With his overnight success, however, come tough questions. Will Sylvester ever learn the true meaning of teamwork? And what will happen when he has to learn to stand on his own?

This beloved story about baseball, confidence, perseverance, and being a good teammate is a modern classic and sure to win over a new generation of young sports fans.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780316096010
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication date: 12/19/2009
Sold by: Hachette Digital, Inc.
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 271,943
File size: 215 KB
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Matt Christopher is the best selling name behind more than 100 sports-themed books for young readers.

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El Muchacho Que Bateaba Solo Jonrones 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 23 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good story. Keeps your interest. Accurate baseball gameplay. My 5 year old who really loves and knows baseball enjoyed it. So did I!
Susan Ymbras More than 1 year ago
I definetly will try to read the rest of the series!
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Feeding progies to the gorilla at a dance teachers office, Missing the pot at school, Riding an allagator in the Red Sea, Driving a plane when you are 3 And most of all thinking Justin Bebier
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Shishir Gupta More than 1 year ago
Awesome! I love it!
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Nolan rocks
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Does it come in english mine is just spanish
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love basebal!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Homerun is my favorite word
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Must buy. Good book i love it
gjbgb More than 1 year ago
Ha to purechase the actual book as these books don's seem to work on my PC
barbara robinson More than 1 year ago
Wonder if it AR?