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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

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781780873305

Pages

313 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

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

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12

Topic

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

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

separated parents

LGBTQ+

none

Keywords

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

Diversity Impact

indirect

Playground: The Mostly True Story of a Former Bully

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