Series: Jake Maddox JV
Caleb is struggling to come out of his shell on a baseball team run by a no-nonsense coach. When Caleb’s family hosts Ricky, a 19-year-old ballplayer from the Dominican Republic, at their home for the summer while he plays on a local team, Caleb begins to rediscover the fun side of the game.
Character 2: -
Interest Grade: Grades 4-5
Penworthy Release: 01-2018
Item #: 39239
baseball, perstistence, grit, team, Literature, chapter, fiction, Capstone Press
Jake Maddox is back and this time he's playing for keeps. These longer sports stories take the best selling series to the next level with characters who face tougher challenges, harder opponents and forced to work even harder to win. With the same engaging backmatter as traditional Jake Maddox titles, sports-lovers are guaranteed to snap up these exciting additions to the well-known brand.