Long Shot

Timothy Tocher (author)

Publisher: Meadowbrook Press ISBN: 9780689843310

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Description

When 11-year-old Laurie Bird Preston learns her dad has accepted a new job in another town, she's disappointed and angry. Not only will Laurie have to leave her best friend, Christy, and her position on the middle-school basketball team, but she'll also have to make new friends in a new school and play for a new basketball team. Timothy Tocher's compelling series of sports books for girls ages 6-13 deal with sports action on the field and emotional issues off the field.

Reading Level
Lexile
810L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
S
ATOS
5.2
DRA
40
Categories
Genre
Character Education Characters & Series Social Issues Sports & Recreation
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12 Ages 13+
Grade
2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Language Arts
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Fiction
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