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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Alexander Hamilton Memorial System.
  • 7 of 7 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library JF CER (Text) 37268003061546 AHMFL Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338159349 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1338159348 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9781338531329 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 197 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, [2019]

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Summary, etc.:
Can Lety find her voice before it's too late? Lety Muñoz's first language is Spanish, and she likes to take her time putting her words together. She loves volunteering at the Furry Friends Animal Shelter because the dogs and cats there don't care if she can't always find the right word. When the shelter needs a volunteer to write animal profiles, Lety jumps at the chance. But grumpy classmate Hunter also wants to write profiles--so now they have to work as a team. Hunter's not much of a team player, though. He devises a secret competition to decide who will be the official shelter scribe. Whoever helps get their animals adopted the fastest wins. The loser scoops dog food. Lety reluctantly agrees, but she's worried that if the shelter finds out about the contest, they'll kick her out of the volunteer program. Then she'll never be able to adopt Spike, her favorite dog at the shelter!-- Publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
720L Lexile
Subject: Hispanic Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Animal shelters > Juvenile fiction.
Volunteers > Juvenile fiction.
Self-confidence > Juvenile fiction.
Competition > Juvenile fiction.
Hispanic Americans > Fiction.
Animal shelters > Fiction.
Volunteers > Fiction.
Self-confidence > Fiction.
Conpetition > Fiction.
Genre: Juvenile fiction.

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