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Anderson - Anderson Main Library J Leal Ann (Text) 22960000317312 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch J Leal Ann (Text) 22960000317338 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Beaufort - Beaufort Branch J FIC LEA (Text) 0530005297847 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch J FIC LEA (Text) 0530005303371 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - Lobeco Branch J FIC LEA (Text) 0530005471810 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch J FIC LEA (Text) 0530005455858 Juvenile Fiction Collection Available -
Calhoun - Main Library J F LEA (Text) 30102100438397 Juvenile Room Available -
Chester - Lewisville Branch J LEA (Text) 35301007757652 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Chester - Main Library J LEA (Text) 35301007757645 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Colleton - Cottageville J Leal, Ann Haywood (Text) 3010265892 Juvenile Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9780312659349
  • ISBN: 9780805088816
  • ISBN: 0805088814
  • Physical Description: 246 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt, 2009.

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Summary, etc.:
Writing poetry helps fifth-grader Harper Lee Morgan cope with her father's absence, being evicted, and having to skip school to care for her brother while their mother works, and things look even brighter after she befriends a mute girl and a kindly disabled woman.
Target Audience Note:
800L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG 5.1 7 130979
Awards Note:
South Carolina Junior Book Award nominee 2011-2012.
Subject: Single-parent families > Juvenile fiction.
Dysfunctional families > Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Poets > Juvenile fiction.
Selective mutism > Juvenile fiction.
People with disabilities > Juvenile fiction.
Single-parent families > Fiction.
Problem families > Fiction.
Brothers and sisters > Fiction.
Poets > Fiction.
Selective mutism > Fiction.
People with disabilities > Fiction.

ANN HAYWOOD LEAL volunteers at her local soup kitchen, and this novel grew out of her concern for the very real issue of homelessness in our own back yards. Ann is an elementary school teacher in Waterford, Connecticut.

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