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One Crazy Summer (2010, original release: 2010)


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Published: New York, NY : Amistad, [2010] ©2010
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  218 pages ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780060760892 (reinforced), 0060760893 (reinforced), 9780060760885 (trade bdg.), 0060760885 (trade bdg.), 9780060760908 (pbk.),
Language:  English

Also published: New York : Amistad, 2012. 218 p

Winner of the 2011 Newbery Honor Book Award

Winner of the 2011 Coretta Scott King Author Award

Winner of the 2011 Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction

Winner of the Fall 2010 Parent's Choice Gold Award for Fiction

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

Grades 4-7



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Newbery Honor Book
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Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award Nominee 2013
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Parent's Choice Award
Kids World Summer Booklist 2011
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