|Plot Summary of The Kid Who Only Hit Homers|
|"Sylvester is a fanatic about the game of baseball. But he wasn't a very impressive player. That was until he met George Baruth. The man taught him how to play the game to the best of his abilities. He started hitting homers at every opportunity? But who is this mysterious Mr. Baruth? Does his name have anything to do with George (the Babe) Herman Ruth, the greatest baseball player ever?"
Matt O'Keefe, Resident Scholar
|Review Analysis of The Kid Who Only Hit Homers|
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Tone of book?
Time/era of story
Kind of sport:
Is this an adult or child's book?
- Age 11-14
- a teen
- White (American)
How sensitive is this character?
- middling sensitive to others' feelings
Sense of humor
- Strong but gentle sense of humor
- Average intelligence
- very athletic
Small town people:
- nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee
- mostly 3rd
Accounts of torture and death?
- no torture/death
Amount of dialog
- roughly even amounts of descript and dialog
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