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One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia

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One crazy summer
Title
One crazy summer
Statement of responsibility
by Rita Williams-Garcia
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Language
eng
Summary
In the summer of 1968, after traveling 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
Title
One crazy summer
Creator
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
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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2011
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2011
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2010
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2011.
  • Parents' Choice Award for Fiction, 2010.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: 2010
  • Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, 2011.
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2011.
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2011.
  • National Book Award finalist, 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
343581
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-12
LC call number
PZ7.W6713
LC item number
On 2010
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
750
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Series statement
Gaither sisters
Series volume
0001
Target audience
juvenile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Label
One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia
Publication
Note
Sequel: P.S. Be eleven
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5108887
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780060760885
Lccn
2009009293
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn319320797
  • (OCoLC)319320797

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