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Playground: The Mostly True Story of a Former Bully

Title

Playground: The Mostly True Story of a Former Bully

Publisher

London Quercus

Pages

313 pages

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781780873305

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; separated parents; two homes; splitting time; co-parenting

Annotation

After beating up Maurice on the playground, Butterball is forced to see the school therapist.

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12

Family Formation

separated parents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Keywords

bullying; middle school students; social workers; families; moving, household

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Playground: The Mostly True Story of a Former Bully

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