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An ALA Best Book for Young AdultsA Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award NomineeAll of Boston has been waiting for the Gold Dust Twins to come to the 1975 Red Sox. It's a Sox fan's dream. Richard Riley Moncrief is a fan who intends to live that dream. Napoleon Charlie Ellis arrives from the island of Dominica. A cricket player, he's more at home in Symphony Hall than Fenway Park. No problem. As long as he's willing to make baseball his life, they will be the next Gold Dust Twins.
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Grouped Work ID 47b3533b-67f3-294e-d9ac-5b2f0b07fb42
Grouping Title gold dust
Grouping Author lynch chris
Grouping Category book
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publishDate 2000, 2002
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subject_facet Baseball -- Fiction, Baseball -- Juvenile fiction, Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction, Boston (Mass.) -- Juvenile fiction, Caribbean Americans -- Fiction, Caribbean Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Friendship -- Juvenile fiction, Racism -- Fiction, Racism -- Juvenile fiction, Schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Gold dust
title_full Gold dust / Chris Lynch
title_short Gold dust
topic_facet Baseball, Caribbean Americans, Friendship, Racism, Schools