Checkered Flag Cheater

A Motor Novel

Motor Novels

Will Weaver

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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Trace Bonham is living large as the teen driver for a pro Super Stock racing team. He’s on billboards and on the road instead of stuck in school. And he’s blowing away the competition wherever he races. But Trace is worried that those who think his crew is illegally "juicing" his engine may be right. It's up to him to discover what is going on--and what he's going to do about it.

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Trace Bonham poked the Seek button. Radio stations were hard to find late at night in the eastern tip of Iowa—or maybe it was the car radio. This vehicle, bought for cash in Indiana, was an American tin can. The right front tire had a high-speed shimmy that vibrated his teeth, and the yellow headlight beams were like two flashlights with old batteries. However, all it had to do was get him home to Minnesota, then down to South Dakota to catch up with Team Blu. Driving this car at night was like driving his Team Blu Super Stock—keep the pedal down and hope that nothing happened just

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Praise for Checkered Flag Cheater

“Weaver extends his Motor Series with this full-throttle, stand-alone sequel.” —Kirkus Review

"This is a good choice for car-mad reluctant readers" —School Library Journal


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Will Weaver

WILL WEAVER is the author of many books including the two previous Motor Novels, Saturday Night Dirt and Super Stock Rookie. He lives in Bemidji, Minnesota, and races Modified cars in the Upper Midwest. Visit him at www.motornovels.com

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Checkered Flag Cheater
A Motor Novel
Will Weaver

Hardcover

Hardcover
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
April 2010
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780374350628
ISBN10: 0374350620
Young Adult Fiction
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 208 pages
Age Range: 12 and up
Grade Range: 7 and up Information for Librarians

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AR Quiz Number: 137068
AR Book Level: 4.7
AR Points: 6

$16.99

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Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
April 2010
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429946650
ISBN10: 1429946652
Young Adult Fiction208 pages
Age Range: 12 and up
Grade Range: 7 and up
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