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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He pulls from his pocket the single sock that he has brought along . He bunches it into a ball and sticks it into his mouth . He sits some more . He ponders his plan : three steps on the first day , three more on the second , down to ...
He pulls out the paper clip and examines it . To Zinkoff's eye it's clean . Binns plunges it into the other ear . Dig , scrape , wince . This time the clip comes out with a tiny waxy orangish crumb clinging to the end of it .
He pulls off one glove . He has to do it one finger at a time ; it's not easy because the glove is icy and wet . The glove is wet because the balls he has been throwing have been more slushballs than snowballs , because slushballs as ...
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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