Genre Project. English 10 Mrs. Reddish. The Boy Who Saved Baseball By John H. Ritter. Garrett Taylor. What is it? The setting takes place in Dillontown and is about a towns little league baseball team who’s trying to save the baseball field they play on .
The setting takes place in Dillontown and is about a towns little league baseball team who’s trying to save the baseball field they play on.
Attribute: Realistic characters in the book that you could know in real life.
Title: The Boy Who Saved Baseball
What is your book’s genre?
Write it here: Realistic Fiction
Attribute: The setting seems real as if you could go and visit them. Like it’s a town in the middle of nowhere.
Attribute: This novel is Realistic fiction because the conflict is possible in a industrializing town.
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“We’ll simply drill on [the] fundamentals.(100-101)
“Warm up. I want you to throw some batting practice.(101)
“Yep, And Tom and I have a plan to get it. Tell’em Tom.(56)
The setting seems real as if you could go and visit them. Like it’s a town in the middle of nowhere.
“But they agree on this. From the old-times in their overalls over on Main Street, to the seventy-seven keyboard clicking kids down at Scrub Oak Community School, they’ll each and all tell you.”(1)
“They’re like these beautiful silver highways circling a giant pearl.” “They’re just a bunch of dust and rocks and boulders,” said Frankie.(121)
“He turned and gave the small mountain beyond right field a glance and a nod.” “And I learned to do that right up there.” He began to walk. “Let’s go.”(93)
This novel is Realistic fiction because the conflict is possible in a industrializing town.
“And when they saw the Indians leave, they swarmed in. They figured the Indians were moving away for good. And by the time the Kumeyaay migrated back the next season, their land was occupied.”(66)
“I want each of you to grab a rake or a shovel or a wheelbarrow, and let’s get this field into playable condition.”(34)
“Yesterday the mayor stopped by for about the hundredth time. Him and that new banker fellow from Texas who’s been buying up all the land.”(4)