One crazy summer

One crazy summer

Williams-Garcia, Rita author.


1st ed.

Publication Information
New York : Amistad, c2010.

Physical Description
218 p. ; 22 cm.

Reading Level
750 L Lexile

Corporate Subject
Black Panther Party -- Fiction.

Subject Term
Sisters -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Fiction.
Poets -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Civil rights movements -- Fiction.

Geographic Term
Oakland (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.

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.

LibraryMaterial TypeCall NumberItem AvailableCopiesStatus
Bayport Public LibraryBookJ FICTION WIL11Children's Fiction
Hardwood Creek Library (Forest Lake)BookJ FICTION WIL11Children's Fiction
Oakdale LibraryBookJ FICTION WIL12Children's Fiction
Park Grove Library (Cottage Grove)BookJ FICTION WIL11Children's Fiction
R.H. Stafford Library (Woodbury)BookJ FICTION WIL01Checked Out
Stillwater Public LibraryBookJ FICTION WIL01Checked Out