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A handful of stars / Cynthia Lord.

Author: Lord, Cynthia, author.

Physical Description:184 pages ; 22 cm

Note: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.

PublicationNew York : Scholastic Press, [2015]

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