Star in the forest [electronic resource] / Laura Resau ; [illustrations by Gary Blythe].

Authors: Resau, Laura.
Call number: eBook
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, c2010.
Publication date: c2010.
Subject: Illegal aliens -- Juvenile fiction.
Fathers -- Juvenile fiction.
Trailer camps -- Juvenile fiction.
Dogs -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.
Mexican Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
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Title: Star in the forest [electronic resource] / Laura Resau ; [illustrations by Gary Blythe].
Physical description: 1 online resource
Notes: Electronic book.
Electronic reproduction. New York Random House Children's Books 2010 Available via World Wide Web.
Summary note: After eleven-year-old Zitlally's father is deported to Mexico, she takes refuge in her trailer park's forest of rusted car parts, where she befriends a spunky neighbor and finds a stray dog that she nurses back to health and believes she must keep safe so that her father will return. Includes author's note about immigration from Mexico to the United States, and Nahuatl and Spanish glossaries.
Awards note: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2013-2014, 4-6 Nominee.
Added author: Blythe, Gary, illustrator.
OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
ISBN: 9780375895944 (electronic bk.)
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