Don't Throw It to Mo!

Don't Throw It to Mo!

Book - 2016
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Winner of the 2016 Theodor Seuss Geisel Award

Mo is the youngest kid on the Robins, his football team. His classmates don't mind, but the kids on their rival team tease him for being a "butterfingers" who's too tiny to catch the ball. But Mo's coach has a plan to turn Mo's little size into a big win for the Robins! This Level 2 reader about a little African-American boy with a big passion for sports was the winner of the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award in 2016.

Publisher: New York :, Penguin Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Random House,, 2016
Copyright Date: ©2015
ISBN: 9780448480091
Branch Call Number: JS ADL
Characteristics: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 23 cm
Additional Contributors: Ricks, Sam - Illustrator
Alternative Title: Do not throw it to Mo!


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Jan 14, 2016

Great story about having passion for the things you love and the importance of not underestimating people. It's amazing how much is packed into so few words!

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