|Playing the cards you're dealt|
Author: Johnson, Varian
Ten-year-old Anthony Joplin has made it to double digits! Which means he's now old enough to play in the spades tournament every Joplin Man before him seems to have won. While Ant's friends are stressing about fifth grade homework and girls, Ant is concerned about how he'll measure up to his father's expectations at the card table. When his best friend and spades partner is grounded, he does the unusual and partners with a girl in his class, but his father has a secret that may hurt the family.
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