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The Resource One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia

One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia

Label
One crazy summer
Title
One crazy summer
Statement of responsibility
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Title variation
1 crazy summer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2011.
  • Newbery Honor Book, 2011.
  • National Book Award finalist, 2010
Cataloging source
NYP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams-Garcia, Rita
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Ages 9-12
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Mothers
  • Poets
  • African Americans
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • Oakland (Calif.)
  • Sisters
  • Mothers
  • Poets
  • African Americans
  • Black Panther Party
  • Civil rights movements
  • Oakland (Calif.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia
Instantiates
Publication
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
1367260
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First pbk. edition
Extent
218, 13 pages
Isbn
9780060760908
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1367260
  • (OCoLC)769230502
Label
One crazy summer, by Rita Williams-Garcia
Publication
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
1367260
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
First pbk. edition
Extent
218, 13 pages
Isbn
9780060760908
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1367260
  • (OCoLC)769230502

Library Locations

    • Memorial Hall Library - Children's (Andover)Borrow it
      2 North Main Street, Andover, MA, 01810, US
      42.6568333 -71.141443
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