“I love baseball . . . in America . . . and in Japan.” Whether he’s at a stadium with his pop pop or at a dome with his ji ji, a boy finds joy in the game. Japanese and English translations of baseball words and “other fun words.” Author’s note. Full-color acrylic illustrations.
Take Me Out to the YakyuBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781442441774 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Atheneum Page Count: 40 Trim Size: 10 1/4" x 8 1/2" Dewey Classification: E Accelerated Reader: Level: 1.8, Points: 0.5 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 2.4, Points: 1 Lexile: Level: AD610L Awards & Honors: Booklist Top 10 Books for Youth 2013, Sports; Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2013; ALA 2014 Notable Children’s Books, Younger Readers; 2014 Ezra Jack Keats Award, New Illustrator Honor Genre: Fic
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