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Close to famous [electronic resource]. Joan Bauer.

Bauer, Joan. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781101513163 (electronic bk)
  • Date Published: 2011.

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Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note: Grade 7 - Grade 12
MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
540L Lexile Level
3.6 ATOS Level
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Puffin, 2011. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 303 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Young Adult Fiction.
Young Adult Literature.
Genre: Electronic books.

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