One crazy summer
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Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Physical Desc
218 pages ; 22 cm.
Language
English
ISBN
9780060760908 (pbk.), 0060760907 (pbk.), 9780060760885 (trade bdg.), 0060760885 (trade bdg.), 9780060760892 (lib. bdg.), 0060760893 (lib. bdg.)
Reading Level
MG
Level 4.6, 7 Points
Lexile measure
750

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Description
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
Ages 9-12.
Awards
Newbery Honor book, 2011.
Awards
Coretta Scott King (author) Award, 2011.
Awards
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Williams-Garcia, R. (2010). One crazy summer. New York: Amistad.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Williams-Garcia, Rita. 2010. One Crazy Summer. New York: Amistad.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Williams-Garcia, Rita, One Crazy Summer. New York: Amistad, 2010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Williams-Garcia, Rita. One Crazy Summer. New York: Amistad, 2010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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