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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Twenty - six heads turn to follow her as she carries the three - foot hat to the cubbyholes at the back of the room . ... She turns . “ What's your name , young man ? ” He jumps to attention and belts at full voice , “ Zinkoff !
As it turns out , no escaped rhinos are out and about this particular day . No turtles either . Not even a banana peel . But Donald does see the Waiting Man . He's a face in the window next to the numbers white against the brick : 924.
And then one day , for no good reason , hearing the name , he does turn . But no one is looking at him , so he thinks he must be mistaken . And the voices continue , and again he turns , and again . But no one is ever looking , no one ...
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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