Scholastic, Incorporated, 1992 - 218 頁
Just like other kids, Zinkoff rides his bike, hopes for snow days, and wants to be like his dad when he grows up. But Zinkoff also raises his hand with all the wrong answers, trips over his own feet, and falls down with laughter over a word like "Jabip." Other kids have their own word to describe him, but Zinkoff is too busy to hear it. He doesn't know he's not like everyone else. And one winter night, Zinkoff's differences show that any name can someday become "hero."
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Sometimes he even falls off his chair . It's his teacher , Miss Meeks , who comes up with the best one . She stands at the greenboard one day , trying to explain what a billion basketballs would look like .
... makes a beeline down Willow Street and on to the grass and asphalt sprawl of Monroe Middle School , dances for a moment outside a second - story window , leaps the spouting and , as if finally tired of it all , falls upon the roof .
And falls asleep . He's still walking , but he's asleep as surely as any of those people behind the back house windows . And why not ? It's so easy when you are the night and the night is you and you're down to the last stone in your ...
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LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - Robinsonstef - LibraryThing
Loser by Jerry Spinelli focuses on Donald Zinkoff and his travels through school. We learn to love him and root for him; hoping things will go his way. Even when they don’t his kindness and positive ... 閱讀評論全文
LibraryThing Review用戶評語 - alaina.loescher - LibraryThing
I was absolutely enamored by the character of Donald Zinkoff. The only words that I can use to truly describe this kid are eclectic and passionate. I feel that far too many middle readers advocate for ... 閱讀評論全文