DIVerse Families
 
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

chapter book

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

Diversity Topics

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gay/Lesbian; lesbian; lesbian mother; lesbian adults; same-sex relationship

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

two mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Awards

Rainbow List, 2013 Juvenile Fiction

Keywords

gay rights; discrimination; prejudice; mothers and daughters; fair; ribbon; pie; competition; Vermont; homophobia

Diversity Impact

direct

My Mixed-Up Berry Blue Summer


Share

COinS