A Handful of Stars

by Cynthia Lord

Lily’s lost dog leads to her friendship with Salma, a young migrant who works in the blueberry barrens near Lily’s home. Lily worries Salma will challenge conventions when she enters a local pageant.

ISBN: 9780545700276

JLG Release: September 2015

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  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780545700276

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    Scholastic

    Page Count

    192

    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.4, Points: 5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 4.3, Points: 9

    Lexile

    Level: 690L

    Awards & Honors

    Capitol Choices 2016
    Goodreads Choice Awards 2015, Middle Grades & Children’s
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2015, Fiction for Older Readers
    CCBC Choices 2016, Fiction for Children
    2015 Cybils Awards Nomination, Middle Grade Fiction
    Triple Crown National Book Award 2016-2017
    2016 Américas Award Commended Title
    William Allen White Children’s Book Awards 2017 -2018 Master List, Grades 3–5

    Genre

    Fic


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