Synopses & Reviews
Ninth grader Rudy has a date with eleventh grader Patricia. Nowand#160;he has to come up with the money, the poise, and the conversation to carry it off. This one-act play, by turns heartwarming and heart-wrenching, follows Rudy from his desperate search for guidance through the hilarious date itself--all the way to its happy conclusion.and#160;and#160;and#160;and#160;Includes a glossary of Spanish phrases.and#160;
"A hip, funny play."--School Library Journal
A unique offering from favorite author Gary Soto
This unique one-act play from favorite author Gary Soto is about ninth-grader Rudy and his date with eleventh-grader Patricia. Includes a glossary of Spanish words.
About the Author
's first book for young readers, Baseball in April and Other Stories,
won the California Library Association's Beatty Award and was named an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. He has since published many novels, short story collections, plays, and volumes of poetry. He lives in Berkeley, California.