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Waiting for Augusta

Lawson, Jessica, 1980- author.

New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, [2016]

329 pages ; 22 cm

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Ever since his father died, eleven-year-old Benjamin Putter has felt like has had a golf ball in his throat--literally. It sounds crazy, but when something in his mind insists Ben goes to Augusta, Georgia, home of the world's most-famous golf course, and quickly, Ben listens. Teaming up with a mysterious runaway named Noni, Ben goes on an adventure from Hilltop, Alabama, out to Augusta, possibly involving magic, and certainly involving surprise.

Reading Counts: Level 5.4 / 18.0 Points / 68270.

Lexile: 830L

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ISBN:

9781481448390

LC Call No:

PZ7.L438267 Wai 2016

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Lawson, Jessica, 1980- author.

Title:

Waiting for Augusta / Jessica Lawson.

Edition:

First edition.

Physical:

329 pages ; 22 cm

ContentType:

text rdacontent

MediaType:

unmediated rdamedia

CarrierType:

volume rdacarrier

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, 4/1/2016

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Guide, 10/2016

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly, 5/9/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Connection, 8/2016

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, 3/2016

Summary:

Ever since his father died, eleven-year-old Benjamin Putter has felt like has had a golf ball in his throat--literally. It sounds crazy, but when something in his mind insists Ben goes to Augusta, Georgia, home of the world's most-famous golf course, and quickly, Ben listens. Teaming up with a mysterious runaway named Noni, Ben goes on an adventure from Hilltop, Alabama, out to Augusta, possibly involving magic, and certainly involving surprise.

Target Audience:

830 Lexile.

Study Program:

Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS MG 5.0 11.0 182232.

Study Program:

Reading Counts RC 5.4 18.0 68270.

Subject:

Augusta National Golf Club--Fiction.

Subject:

Runaway children--Southern States--Fiction.

Subject:

Grief--Fiction.

Subject:

Fathers--Fiction.

Subject:

Runaways--Fiction.

Subject:

Golf--Fiction.

Subject:

Bereavement--Fiction.

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