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One crazy summer / by Rita Williams-Garcia.

Book Book (2012.)
Description: 218, 13 pages ; 20 cm
Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2012.
28 of 30 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Salem.
0 current holds with 30 total copies.
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Salem Children's Fiction j PAPERBACK (Text to Phone) Available -

  • Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2011. Newbery Honor Book, 2011. National Book Award finalist, 2010 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction.
    • ISBN: 9780060760908
    • ISBN: 0060760907
    • Edition: First paperback edition.
    General Note: Includes "Extras": an excerpt from the author's acceptance speech for the Coretta Scott King award, a deleted chapter from the novel, and extras and activities.
    Summary: In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters arrive to a cold welcome as they discover that their mother, a dedicated poet and printer, is resentful of the intrusion of their visit and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp.
    Target Audience: 750 Lexile
    Ages 9-12.


    Williams-Garcia, Rita. "One crazy summer." New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2012.

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