Dakota Anderson was a typical thirteen-year-old boy until his father moved out. He is sure that if he becomes a baseball star, his dad will come home. The team's star player works with Dakota on his baseball skills, and also leads him into trouble . . . with the law. A thought-provoking story that combines the love of every boy's lifesportswith a topic of shattering importancedivorce.
Jeannie St. John Taylor, the author of multiple books, lives with her husband of thirty years on a small working farm in the middle of Portland, Oregon. A professional artist, as well as a mother and former teacher with a master's degree, Jeannie is uniquely qualified to craft children's books. In her spare time, she works as a private investigator for her husband's financial investigation company.