Double Play at Short

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12 year old danny walker plays shortstop for the Bullets baseball team. He lives in a small town. he has been thinking about a girl on the jaguars, named Tammy Aiken. Danny she looked familiar. They batted the same and, they played the same, and they looked like twins (except they are boy and girl), and they were both adopted. The main characters are Danny Walker, Jennifer Walker, and Tammy Aiken, They each played baseball but they don not know it. Danny's problem is that Tammy is out-playing him at shortstop. For some reason, Danny recognizes her from somewhere but he doesn't know were. Danny talks to his mom about the problem. She tells him to go to the attic with her. She Shows him an old newspaper. It read,"A women was on her way to the hospital because she was having 2 babies. on the way, a drunk driver hit her. The husband died right away while the wife had the babies, then died. The babies were twins. One was a boy and one was a girl." Then his mom told him that that was him! Danny was in shock. The next day, before the game, Danny went up to Tammy and told her that they were twins. She ran of in tears. After she was getting all in his face about how he had been watching her and taking pictures, she felt so bad. I would recommend

this book for children from the age of 5 to 12.
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