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My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer

Title

My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9780547577395

Pages

119 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Twelve-year-old June Farrell spends the summer at her Vermont home getting used to the woman her mother is planning to marry and practicing her pie-baking skills, as she hopes to win the blue ribbon at the fair.

Grade Level

6-8

Lexile Measure

570L

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian parent; same-sex relationship

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

lesbian mothers

LGBTQ+

female / female

Awards

Rainbow List,2013 American Library Association

Keywords

gay rights; discrimination; prejudice; mothers and daughters

Diversity Impact

direct

My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer

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