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One crazy summer

Author
Williams-Garcia, Rita.
Title
One crazy summer / by Rita Williams-Garcia.
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
New York, NY : Amistad, c2010.
Description
218 p. ; 22 cm.
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.
Target audience
Grades 4-7.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection
Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2011
Newbery Honor Book, 2011
National Book Award, Young People's Literature, finalist, 2010
Subject headings
Black Panther Party--Juvenile fiction.
Sisters--Juvenile fiction.
Mothers--Juvenile fiction.
Poets--Juvenile fiction.
African Americans--Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements--Juvenile fiction.
Oakland (Calif.)--History--20th century--Juvenile fiction.
ISBN
9780060760892 (reinforced) :
0060760893 (reinforced) :
9780060760885 (trade bdg.)
0060760885 (trade bdg.)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Education Library
Call Number
FIC WIL
Location
Education Library - Children's Collection
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Library
Columbus - University Library of Columbus
Call Number
PZ7.W6714 On 2010
Location
Juvenile
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Library
Indpls - IUPUI University Library
Call Number
PZ7.W6714 On 2010
Location
Checked out Due: 12-02-2020
Library
Kokomo Library
Call Number
PZ7.W6713 On 2010
Location
Checked out Due: 02-08-2021
Library
South Bend - Schurz Library
Call Number
PZ7.W6714 O54 2010
Location
Stacks
Floor
5th Floor
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Library
Southeast Library - New Albany
Call Number
PZ7.W6713 O6 2010
Location
IU Southeast Lib. - CULAB - General Collections
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