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  • 6 of 25 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Terrace Public Library.

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Terrace Public Library FAL (Text) 35151001091941 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780771050961 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 390 pages ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : McClelland & Stewart, [2019]

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Adam Coryell is your average high-school student--well, except for that obsession with fountain pens--when his life changes forever. Based on a study by a quirky Swedish professor that claims that every human being, regardless of athletic inclination, has a body that is suited to excel in at least one sport, it turns out that Adam is good--very good, in fact--at golf. Even though he'd never even picked up a golf club. Almost instantly, and with his coach, hard-nosed Bobbie Davenport by his side, Adam and his new-found talent skyrocket to a prodigy-level stardom that includes tournament titles, sponsorship deals, throngs of fans following his every move, and fodder for tabloids. But here's the catch: Adam doesn't really like golf. And as the life he once knew slips away--including the love of his life, the dream of being a writer, and everyday normalcy--he can't help but wonder if all this success and fame is worth it... or if it's enough for him.
Subject: Golfers > Fiction.
Golf > Fiction.
High school students > Fiction.
Genre/Form: Bildungsromans.
Sports fiction.
Topic Heading: Festival of the Written Arts 2019 > Sechelt (B.C.)

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