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Author: Cynthia Lord
Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lord, Cynthia.
Handful of stars.
(DLC) 2014029526
(OCoLC)889666442
Material Type: Document, Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Lord
ISBN: 9780545700290 0545700299
OCLC Number: 910329953
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages)
Responsibility: Cynthia Lord.
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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.

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