Playing for Pride

Timothy Tocher (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689024535

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Description

Fifth-grader Laurie Bird Preston is no softball player--basketball is her sport. But with practice, patience, and help from Li Howard and an eccentric old woman with a mysterious past, she might just overcome her obstacles. Timothy Tocher's compelling series of sports books for girls ages 6-13 deal with sports action on the field and emotional issues off the field.

Reading Level
Lexile
770L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
R
ATOS
5.0
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Chapter Books Character Education Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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