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
Storyline
Character
Award
Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Intermediate Book Category, 2019.
Awards note
Texas Bluebonnet Award List, 2016-2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10414928
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lord, Cynthia
Dewey number
  • [Fic]
  • 813.6
Index
no index present
Intended audience
690L
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
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Children of migrant laborers
  • Hispanic American children
  • Blind dogs
  • Grandparent and child
  • Friendship
  • Blueberry industry
  • Migrant labor
  • Hispanic Americans
  • Blind dogs
  • Dogs
  • Grandparents
  • Friendship
  • Blueberry industry
  • Blind dogs
  • Blueberry industry
  • Children of migrant laborers
  • Friendship
  • Grandparent and child
  • Hispanic American children
  • Maine
  • Maine
  • Maine
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1083113
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780545700276
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014029526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780545700276
  • (OCoLC)889666442
Label
A handful of stars, Cynthia Lord
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1083113
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780545700276
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014029526
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780545700276
  • (OCoLC)889666442

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