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The forbidden temptation of baseball / Dori Jones Yang.

Yang, Dori Jones, (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV FIC YANG (Text) 37500004426736 Kids Fiction Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J FIC Yan (Text) 31951004314545 Children's Room - New Arrivals Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781943006328
  • Physical Description: 241 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Tempe, Arizona, USA : SparkPress, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes discussion questions.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-232).
Summary, etc.:
Sent to New England in the 1870s as a part of a Chinese educational mission, Leon falls in love with baseball, even though he is forbidden to play, and learns more about America with the help of his host father, who has recently lost his own son in an accident.
Subject: Chinese > United States > Juvenile fiction.
Baseball stories.
Fathers and sons > Juvenile fiction.
Chinese > United States > Fiction.
Baseball > Fiction.
Fathers and sons > Fiction.
United States > History > 1865-1898 > Juvenile fiction.
United States > History > 1865-1898 > Fiction.
Genre: Sports fiction.

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