The Resource Gone crazy in Alabama, by Rita Williams-Garcia

Gone crazy in Alabama, by Rita Williams-Garcia

Label
Gone crazy in Alabama
Title
Gone crazy in Alabama
Statement of responsibility
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern are off to Alabama to visit their grandmother, Big Ma, and her mother, Ma Charles. Across the way lives Ma Charles's half sister, Miss Trotter. The two half sisters haven't spoken in years. As Delphine hears about her family history, she uncovers the surprising truth that's been keeping the sisters apart. But when tragedy strikes, Delphine discovers that the bonds of family run deeper than she ever knew possible"--
Member of
Summary
Spending the summer with their grandmother in the rural South, three sisters from Brooklyn discover the surprising reason behind their mother's estrangement from their aunt
Theme
Storyline
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2016.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2015
Assigning source
From publisher's website
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Award, 2016.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410041
Cataloging source
WIM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams-Garcia, Rita
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
genealogical tables
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8-12
  • Middle School
  • 740
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3623.I45
LC item number
G66 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
740
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Reading level
  • 4.5
  • 4.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Gaither sisters
Series volume
0003
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American women
  • Mothers
  • Sisters
  • Alabama
  • African American women
  • Mothers
  • Sisters
  • Family life
  • Alabama
  • African American women
  • Mothers
  • Sisters
  • Alabama
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Gone crazy in Alabama, by Rita Williams-Garcia
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Companion to One crazy summer and P.S. Be eleven
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
ocn900875718
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780062215871
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014922274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)900875718
Label
Gone crazy in Alabama, by Rita Williams-Garcia
Publication
Copyright
Note
Companion to One crazy summer and P.S. Be eleven
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
ocn900875718
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
293 pages
Isbn
9780062215871
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014922274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
genealogical tables
System control number
(OCoLC)900875718

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