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Touch blue

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Acclaimed author Cynthia Lord received the Newbery Honor for her debut novel Rules, which School Library Journal called "a lovely, warm read." In Touch Blue, Lord pens a moving tale about the meaning of home. Tess is heartbroken when she learns the state of Maine is about to shut down her small island's schoolhouse, forcing her family to move to the mainland. But Tess' parents have a plan. Increasing the school's attendance by having families take in foster children just might change the state's mind. Tess is sure the plan will work, but she makes a wish on some blue seaglass just in case.
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 23:31:38PM
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display_description When the state of Maine threatens to shut down their island's one-room schoolhouse because of dwindling enrollment, eleven-year-old Tess, a strong believer in luck, and her family take in a trumpet-playing foster child, to increase the school's population.
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subject_facet Children's audiobooks, Downloadable audio books, Fortune, Fortune -- Juvenile fiction, Foster home care, Foster home care -- Fiction, Foster home care -- Juvenile fiction, Islands, Islands -- Fiction, Islands -- Juvenile fiction, Luck -- Fiction, Maine, Maine -- Fiction, Maine -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Touch blue
title_full Touch Blue, Touch blue / by Cynthia Lord, Touch blue [electronic resource] / Cynthia Lord
title_short Touch blue
topic_facet Fortune, Foster home care, Islands, Juvenile Fiction, Juvenile Literature, Luck