One crazy summer
|Format:||Large Print 2018|
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A New York Times Bestselling AuthorA Newbery Honor BookEleven-year-old Delphine is like a mother to her two younger sisters, Vonetta and Fern. She's had to be, ever since their mother, Cecile, left them seven years ago for a radical new life in California. But when the sisters arrive from Brooklyn to spend the summer with their mother, Cecile is nothing like they imagined. While the girls hope to go to Disneyland and meet Tinker Bell, their mother sends them to a day camp run by the Black Panthers. Unexpectedly, Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern learn much about their family, their country, and themselves during one truly crazy summer.Grades 4-7 | Ages 8-12 | Lexile 750
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|Series||Thorndike Press large print mini-collections.|
Black Panther Party
-- Juvenile fiction.
Black Panther Party -- Fiction.
Sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Mothers -- Juvenile fiction.
Poets -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements -- Juvenile fiction.
Large type books.
Sisters -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Fiction.
Poets -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Civil rights movements -- Fiction.
Oakland (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Oakland (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| Farmington Hills, Mich. :2018
267 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.