Close to Famous (Paperback)

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    ITEM#: 13706456

    Joan Bauer (www.joanbauer.com) has won critical acclaim for her many books, which include the Newbery Honor Book Hope Was Here and Rules of the Road, winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.
    A novel full of heart, humor, and charm from Newbery Honor winner Joan Bauer!

    When twelve-year-old Foster and her mother land in the tiny town of Culpepper, they don't know what to expect. But folks quickly warm to the woman with the great voice and the girl who can bake like nobody's business. Soon Foster - who dreams of having her own cooking show one day - lands herself a gig baking for the local coffee shop, and gets herself some much-needed help in overcoming her biggest challenge - learning to read . . . just as Foster and Mama start to feel at ease, their past catches up to them. Thanks to the folks in Culpepper, though Foster and her mama find the strength to put their troubles behind them for good.

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    ISBN 9780142420171
    Genre JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Friendship
    Format Paperback
    Pages 250
    Publisher Date 2012-01-05 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Puffin
    Copyright Year 2012
    Height 8.25 in
    Wdth 5.25 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 0.5 lb
    Language English
    Edition Detail Reprint
    Audience Children/juvenile
    Authors Bauer, Joan

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