Sometimes lifeas greatest accomplishments take place off the field. Thereas nothing All Star pitcher Peter Friedman loves more than baseball. He breathes it, dreams it, and works his tail off to be great. Most kids are nervous about starting high school, but when youare the star athlete, girls, popularity, and all-around stud status are sure to follow. Then a pitching accident over the summer ruins Peteas arm. If he canat play baseball in high school, what is he supposed to do? If he isnat the star pitcher, then who is he? To make matters more complicated, thereas something going on with Peteas grampa -- heas acting weird and keeps forgetting important things. The only person Pete can confide in is Angelika, the amazingly cute girl in his photography class who might like Pete as much as he likes her . . . Only, Angie doesnat know if she can date someone who canat be honest with himself, or with the people heas closest to.Sometimes lifeas greatest accomplishments take place off the field.
|Title||:||Curveball: The Year I Lost My Grip|
|Publisher||:||Scholastic Inc. - 2012-03-01|