A handful of stars / Cynthia Lord.

By: Lord, CynthiaPublisher: New York, NY : Scholastic, Inc., 2017Description: 184 p. ; 20 cmISBN: 9780545700283Report number: BR-Summer 20Subject(s): Blueberry industry -- Juvenile fiction | Blueberry industry -- Fiction | Blind dogs -- Juvenile fictionGenre/Form: Juvenile works. | Juvenile fiction.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.
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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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