History Literature / Summerland

5th May '16 12:13:29 PM Morgenthaler
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* HandsomeDevil: Coyote is described like this.
26th Apr '16 8:02:41 AM Theriocephalus
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!! This Novel provides examples of:
* AffablyEvil: Coyote, just… Coyote.

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!! This Novel novel provides examples of:
* AffablyEvil: Coyote, just… Coyote.%%* AffablyEvil:
17th Apr '14 3:56:43 PM TheMightyHeptagon
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* ShoutOut: Spider Rose is named after Chabon's daughter, Ida-Rose Chabon.

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* ShoutOut: ShoutOut:
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Spider Rose is named after Chabon's daughter, Ida-Rose Chabon.


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** Considering the book's use of MagicalRealism and its QuirkyTown setting, the burned-out baseball player Rodrigo Buendía may be named after the Buendía family of Creator/GabrielGarciaMarquez's ''Literature/OneHundredYearsOfSolitude''.
30th Sep '13 8:32:58 PM terrein42
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''Summerland'' is a 2002 juvenile/young adult novel by Creator/MichaelChabon about a group of young children who seek to save the world by playing [[SeriousBusiness baseball]]. It interweaves elements of a parallel-universe road trip, TheQuest and a World Series. It is one of the bestselling children's books of all time.

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''Summerland'' is a 2002 juvenile/young adult novel by Creator/MichaelChabon about a group of young children who seek to save the world by playing [[SeriousBusiness baseball]]. It interweaves elements of a parallel-universe road trip, TheQuest and a World Series. It is one of the bestselling was a popular children's books of all time.
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20th Aug '13 9:45:39 AM mendoza2355
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* ArtificialHuman: Thor Wignutt is convinced that he's one.

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* ArtificialHuman: Thor Wignutt is convinced that he's one. [[spoiler: He's actually a Changeling.]]


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* ChangelingTale: [[spoiler: Thor]] is a changeling.
27th Apr '13 7:04:45 AM wuggles
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Not to be confused with the 2012 book of the same name by Elin Hildebrand.
9th Jan '13 2:54:57 PM TheMightyHeptagon
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* MonsterModesty: Averted with Cutbelly the werefox, who prefers to go around naked. Ethan understands that werefoxes aren't obligated to wear clothes, but [[LampshadeHanging he finds himself wishing that Cutbelly would at least put on some pants]].
23rd Sep '12 8:40:52 AM Gregzilla
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* SeriousBusiness: Baseball is the way to save the universe, and its laws are based on those of the universe.
3rd Sep '12 4:54:04 PM Nocturna
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* PunnyName: Ethan's nickname on his baseball team is "the Dog," because he's always hoping for a "walk" when he goes up to bat.



* AWorldwidePunomenon: Ethan's nickname on his baseball team is "the Dog," because he's always hoping for a "walk" when he goes up to bat.
16th Jul '12 10:23:47 AM Xtifr
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** One scene mentions that Ethan sleeps wearing an extra-large ComicBook/{{Hellboy}} t-shirt. This is likely a ShoutOut to Creator/DarkHorseComics, who published a comic book spin-off of Chabon's previous novel ''TheAmazingAdventuresOfKavalierAndClay''.

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** One scene mentions that Ethan sleeps wearing an extra-large ComicBook/{{Hellboy}} t-shirt. This is likely a ShoutOut to Creator/DarkHorseComics, who published a comic book spin-off of Chabon's previous novel ''TheAmazingAdventuresOfKavalierAndClay''.''Literature/TheAmazingAdventuresOfKavalierAndClay''.



* TomBoy: Jennifer T., and how.

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* TomBoy: {{Tomboy}}: Jennifer T., and how.
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