Breaking Barriers: A Girl's Dream to Play Little Leage with Boys.

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Robbin Miller

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A Story of Robbin Miller, a low-middle income fourth grader who just wants to play baseball with boys in little league but can't due to her gender.

Genre

Memoir

Short Summary

Robbin, becomes interested in learning how to play baseball after seeing a little league game played during a family picnic. After learning how to play baseball from her father's coaching and guidance, Robbin can't play because she is girl. Girls are banned from little league baseball.


Robbin proves she can play just as well as the boys on the diamond after enduring boos, jeers, and name calling from the parents in the stands and the boys on the field. She wins a trophy as well.

Setting

Bayside, NY

Based on a True Story

Yes

Plot - Premise

Rebellion Against 'The One'

Plot - Other Elements

Coming of Age, Meaningful Message, Happy Ending

Mature Audience Themes

Language/Profanity

Main Character Details

Name: Robbin

Age: 9

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Adventurous, Badass, Confident, Lone Wolf, Perseverance, Underdog, Visionary

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About The Author

Target Audiences

Age: 7-12

Target Gender: Universal

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: Pen It Publications

Year Published: 2018

Hard Copy Available

No

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