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The Resource A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord

A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord

Label
A handful of stars
Title
A handful of stars
Statement of responsibility
Cynthia Lord
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When her blind dog slips his collar, twelve-year old Lily meets Salma Santiago, a young Hispanic girl whose migrant family are in Maine for the blueberry-picking season, and, based partly on their mutual love of dogs, the two forge a friendship while painting bee boxes for Lily's grandfather--but as the Blueberry Queen pageant approaches Lily and Salma are confronted with some of the hard truths of prejudice and migrant life
Summary
When her blind dog slips his collar, twelve-year old Lily meets Salma Santiago, a young Hispanic girl whose migrant family are in Maine for the blueberry-picking season, and, based partly on their mutual love of dogs, the two forge a friendship while painting bee boxes for Lily's grandfather--but as the Blueberry Queen pageant approaches Lily and Selma are confronted with some of the hard truths of prejudice and migrant life
Storyline
Character
Awards note
Young Hoosier Book Intermediate Grades 4-6 Award nominee, 2017-2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10414928
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
690
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.L87734
LC item number
Han 2015
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
4.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20389435
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780606401418
Lccn
2014029526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889666442
  • (OCoLC)889666442
  • (DLC)BK0015894101
Label
A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20389435
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780606401418
Lccn
2014029526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn889666442
  • (OCoLC)889666442
  • (DLC)BK0015894101

Library Locations

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