New York : Knopf, 2012
IL 3-6, RL 5.1
||Blue doesn't know anything about her
family. She was left on a doorstep as an infant
and Hannah has been taking care of her ever since.
Hannah is a widow and it has always been just Blue and
Hannah. But Blue dreams of finding her real mother
and keeps looking. Blue doesn't have any real
friends in this small Vermont town and looks forward to
summers when a family from the city comes to spend the
summer. Nadine and Blue spend the summers together
and the two are best friends. But this summer is
different. Nadine is different and Blue is afraid
that their friendship may not be as important to Nadine
as it is to Blue. This is a summer when things are
going to change.
|SUBJECTS: Identity -- Fiction
Farm life -- Vermont -- Fiction.
Foundlings -- Fiction.
People with mental disabilities -- Fiction.
Vermont -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.