The way home looks now

by Wendy Wan Long Shang

Publisher: Scholastic, Incorporated in New York

Written in English
Published: Pages: 250 Downloads: 254
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Subjects:

  • Traffic accidents,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Bereavement,
  • Fiction,
  • Chinese American families,
  • Little League baseball,
  • Baseball,
  • History
  • Edition Notes

    StatementWendy Wan-Long Shang
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.S52833
    The Physical Object
    Pagination250 p.
    Number of Pages250
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27180357M
    ISBN 100545609569
    ISBN 109780545609562
    LC Control Number2014028707
    OCLC/WorldCa884500391

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The Way Home Looks Now is an outstanding novel about family, baseball, and what you do with grief. This book is filled with an abundance of information regarding baseball and will appeal to any any reader who loves the sport.5/5(12).

This was a very well-written kid's book, the way I remember them being when I was a kid, before they just got repetitive and boring.

The Way Home Looks Now is not only interesting to read, but it's also original and it teaches kids about the values of love, family, friendship and playing outside, whether it's baseball, horseback riding, swimming, walking, bowling or any other activity that /5. The Way Home Looks Now is an outstanding novel about family, baseball, and what you do with grief.

This book is filled with an abundance of information regarding baseball and will appeal to any any reader who loves the sport. The characters are relatable and readers will cheer alongside Peter and his team and feel his frustration as he tries to 5/5(10).

In The Way Home Looks Now, she uses her characteristically accessible language to tell a story that combines historical fiction, detailed sports scenes and the unique perspectives of a grieving Asian-American family.

The book concludes with instructions on how to play the neighborhood pick-up games that Peter and his teammates use to practice. The Way Home Looks Now. Paperback Book Add to Cart. Out Of Stock Top.

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The Way Home Looks Now by Wendy Wan-Long Shang. Angry with his father, who argued with Nelson about the Vietnam War and can’t make things at home better, Peter is now embarrassed by him as a coach.

But it turns out Ba has been paying attention to baseball—he even played as a boy—and to what’s happening at home more than Peter The way home looks now book.

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Save to Wishlist | Share. This item does not /5. The author of the Anastasia books as well as more serious fiction (Rabble Starkey, ) offers her first historical fiction—a story about the escape of the Jews from Denmark in Five years younger than Lisa in Carol Matas' Lisa's War (), Annemarie Johansen has, at 10, known three years of Nazi occupation.

Though ever cautious and fearful of the ubiquitous soldiers, she is largely. Peter’s Taiwanese American family is struggling since the death of his older brother, Nelson.

Peter, Nelson, and their mother shared a love of baseball, so Peter tries out for a team in hopes it will spark his mother’s interest, since she’s so sad she rarely leaves the couch.

But it’s Ba who gets involved, volunteering to coach Peter’s team. Angry that his father, who argued with. Start studying The Way Home Looks Now.

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by Wendy Wan-Long Shang. avg. rating Ratings. Twelve-year-old Chinese American Peter Lee and his family always shared a passion for baseball, bonding over backlot games and the Pittsburgh Pirates. But when a devastating tragedy strikes, the famil. The Way Home Looks Now Wendy Wan-Long Shang.

Scholastic Press, $ (p) ISBN Buy this book A grieving Chinese-American family. ‎From the award-winning author of THE GREAT WALL OF LUCY WU comes a beautifully written and poignant story of family and loss, healing and friendship, and the great American pastime, baseball.

Twelve-year-old Peter Lee and his family are baseball lovers. Way Home Looks Now Out of stock Inafter his older brother is killed in a car crash, Peter Lee's mother is paralyzed by grief and his traditional Chinese father seems emotionally frozen--but Peter hopes that if he joins a Little League team in Pittsburgh he can reawaken the passion for baseball that all the members of his family used to.

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Praise for The Way Home Looks Now: A CCBC Choices selection Book Page Best of the Year selection Amelia Bloomer Project List selection National Book Festival Great Reads selection * "[A] fine story of family, loss, growing up and learning to play baseball, raised to a higher level by gracefully incorporated themes of feminism and kindness.".

The Way Home Looks Now by Wendy Wan-Long Shang. Grades Scholastic Press, April pages. Reviewed from ARC provided by publisher. Booktalk: Peter Lee and his family have always loved baseball.

The Way Home Looks Now (Book): Shang, Wendy Wan Long: Inafter his older brother is killed in a car crash, Peter Lee's mother is paralyzed by grief and his traditional Chinese father seems emotionally frozen; but Peter hopes that if he joins a Little League team in Pittsburgh he can reawaken the passion for baseball that all the members of his family used to share and bring them back.

The Way Home Looks Now View larger image. By: Wendy Wan-Long Shang. Synopsis Children's Books, Sports, Literature and Fiction, Parenting and Family Grade Levels: Seventh grade Submitted By: Bookshare Staff Usage Restrictions: This is a copyrighted book.

Reviews. The Way Home Looks Now (Book): Shang, Wendy Wan Long: Inafter his older brother is killed in a car crash, Peter Lee's mother is paralyzed by grief and his traditional Chinese father seems emotionally frozen--but Peter hopes that if he joins a Little League team in Pittsburgh he can reawaken the passion for baseball that all the members of his family used to share and bring them back.

The Way Home Looks Now by Wendy Wan-Long Shang Author # of pages Main Characters Setting Introduction - How does the book begin. Why was the Little League World Series so important to Peter's family. What important world events were happening at the time of the story. Describe Peter's relationship with Nelson.

What happened to Nelson. Aug 7, - The Way Home Looks Now [Shang, Wendy Wan-Long] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Way Home Looks Now. The Way Home Looks Now 14/24 31/2 stars The Way Home Looks Now is an ok book. It’s centered around baseball. I really don’t know anything about baseball other than “three strikes and you’re out”.

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