Safe at Home (Comeback Kids)
|Rating||:||4.98 (757 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||192 Pages|
"great boys book" according to patricia a denhup. I gave this as a Christmas present to my 8 year old great nephew whose eyes lit up when he opened the package.thast's all I needed to see.. Amazon Customer said AMAZING. This book is great. I loved it. If you like baseball you will love this book. GET THIS BOOK NOW.. "What a great book" according to Matthew. Mike Lupica does it again with another great book for kid sports fans. I would recommend this book for What a great book Matthew Mike Lupica does it again with another great book for kid sports fans. I would recommend this book for 4th grade.. th grade.
But Nick needs to prove that he belongs - to his parents, to his team, and to himself.. He doesn't fit in with his new foster parents. He's only twelve years old! His teammates want a catcher their own age. And Nick certainly doesn't belong playing varsity baseball. From #1 New York Times bestseller Mike Lupica!Nick Crandall feels like he doesn't belong anywhere. It's only a matter of time until they realize he's not the right kid for them. They don't know the first thing about sports - and he's not exactly the model student they want him to be
Mike Lupica is the author of multiple bestselling books for young readers, including QB 1, Heat, Travel Team, Million-Dollar Throw, and The Underdogs. Mike lives in Connecticut with his wife and their four children. He has carved out a niche as the sporting world’s finest storyteller. You can visit Mike Lupica
For boys and girls who have outgrown novels by Matt Christopher.Richelle Roth, Boone County Public Library, Florence, KY© Copyright 2010. Keith Nobbs's narration helps to build tension and excitement. . Nick cracks under the pressure. As with most Mike Lupica novels, Nick's home life plays a significant role in this installment (Philomel, 2008) in the series. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. While Nick's emotional intelligence is a bit advanced for his age, it allows the story to move at a rapid pace. No redistribution permitted. This title i