The Kid Who Only Hit Homers Book Summary and Study Guide

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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?
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   upbeat Time/era of story    -   1960's-1970's Kind of sport:    -   baseball Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Age 11-14 Sports Story?    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   a teen Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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