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Francis and Eddie : the true story of America's underdogs / written by Brad Herzog ; illustrated by Zachary Pullen.

Herzog, Brad. (Author). Pullen, Zachary, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Garrett Public Library JPIC PEOPLE (Text) 30010170766698 Juvenile Picture Books Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780984991921 : HRD
  • ISBN: 0984991921 : HRD
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Pacific Grove, CA : Why Not Books, [2013].

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Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Child Mar2016
Summary, etc.: In 1913, the world's finest golfers gathered at The Country Club in Brookline, Massachusetts, to compete in golf's national championship, the U.S. Open. Joining them was a little-known amateur, 20-year-old Francis Ouimet, who lived across the street from the course and taught himself to play by sneaking onto the fairways with the only golf club he owned. His caddie? Ten-year-old Eddie Lowery, who stood only four feet tall. Together, against their idols and in front of a crowd that grew from a handful of spectators to a horde of thousands, they attempted to pull off the impossible. Along the way, they forged a lifelong friendship.
Subject: Ouimet, Francis > Juvenile literature.
Golfers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Lowery, Eddie > Juvenile literature.
Caddies > United States > Biography.
U.S. Open (Golf tournament) > History.

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