Meet Sami DeMani, a Canada gander with a legendary golf game. He’s on track to win the prestigious Waterfowl Tour — and put his nemesis, the ruthless Pete Swan Lake, in his place once and for all. But right as Sami prepares to take a critical swing, a surprise scare changes everything — ruining the shot and putting Sami in the hospital. What happens next dashes any hopes for golf glory — or does it?
No longer able to play, Sami throws himself into coaching his nephew, Myles, in the game he loves. Then the golf pro hatches a plan to help his nephew win a tournament with the aid of the specially designed Gooseneck Putter. This breakthrough device has the potential to change everything — including the confidence of the golf prodigy who uses it. But none of them are prepared for what’s about to occur as the tension rises on the course. Along the way, Sami and Myles will learn a powerful lesson regarding sportsmanship, perseverance, love, and what really matters in the game of life.
A heartwarming and inspirational tale, The High-Tech Gooseneck Putter is about the power of golf to boost self-esteem, change lives, and bring a community together.
This was a really cute book. A lot of different characters and a lot of laughs. There is a lot going on in the story that might make it hard for younger readers to be able to stick with it, but I enjoyed it. I’m not a golf fan, but this story makes it funny and almost makes you want to go out and play the game. Sami encounters one issue after another while trying to win the annual waterfowl golfing tournament. There’s some graphic wording and descriptions, but not worse than what’s seen on tv lol. Overall a good story and cute characters. 4/5 =]