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One crazy summer / by Rita Williams-Garcia.

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  • ISBN: 9780060760892 (reinforced) :
  • ISBN: 0060760893 (reinforced) :
  • ISBN: 9780060760885 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0060760885 (trade bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 218 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad, c2010.

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Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note: Grades 4-7.
Awards Note: A Junior Library Guild selection

Available copies

  • 34 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 2 copies at Andover.

Current holds

0 current holds with 44 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Memorial Hall Library - Children's J Williams-Garcia (Text) Children's Fiction Available -
Memorial Hall Library - Children's J Williams-Garcia (Text) Children's Fiction Available -
Subject: Black Panther Party > Juvenile fiction.
Black Panther Party > Fiction.
Sisters > Juvenile fiction
Mothers > Juvenile fiction.
Poets > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction
Civil rights movements > Juvenile fiction.
Sisters > Fiction
Mothers > Fiction
Poets > Fiction
African Americans > Fiction
Civil rights movements > Fiction
Oakland (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Oakland (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.

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