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The Resource The pitcher, William Hazelgrove

The pitcher, William Hazelgrove

Label
The pitcher
Title
The pitcher
Statement of responsibility
William Hazelgrove
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Pitcher, is a classic story of baseball, the price of dreams, and the lessons of life. A mythic baseball story about a broken down World Series Pitcher is mourning over the death of his wife and an underprivileged Mexican-American boy who lives across the street and wants to learn to pitch. This is a mainstream contemporary novel about dreams lost and found. In the great tradition of books like, The Natural. This is a novel with the mythic themes, readability, and appeal to be a mainstream bestseller
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10226612
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hazelgrove, William Elliott
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • HL 650
  • HL650L
  • Decoding demand: 86 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 87 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 88 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
650
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball stories
  • Pitchers (Baseball)
  • Mother and child
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The pitcher, William Hazelgrove
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20095858
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781938467592
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
The pitcher, William Hazelgrove
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20095858
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
241 pages
Isbn
9781938467592
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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