Also known as Harper

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Publisher:
Henry Holt and Co.,
Pub. Date:
2009.
Language:
English
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Harper Lee Morgan is an aspiring poet, which isn't surprising, seeing as how she's named after her mama's favorite writer, Harper Lee. And life is giving her a lot to write about just now. Daddy up and walked out, leaving them broke. Then Harper's family gets evicted.

With Mama scrambling to find work, Harper has to skip school to care for her little brother, Hemingway. Their lives have been turned upside down, which Harper could just about handle--if it wasn't for the writing contest at school. If only she could get up on that stage and read her poems out loud . . .

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9780805088816
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction, Dysfunctional families -- Juvenile fiction, Family problems -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Fiction, People with disabilities -- Juvenile fiction, Poets -- Fiction, Poets -- Juvenile fiction, Selective mutism -- Fiction, Selective mutism -- Juvenile fiction, Single-parent families -- Fiction, Single-parent families -- Juvenile fiction
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