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Product Description: In this Coretta Scott King Award-winning novel, Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime...read more

Hardcover:

9780062215871 | Amistad Pr, April 21, 2015, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Coretta Scott King Award winner * ALA Notable Book * School Library Journal Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year * ALA Booklist Editors’ Choice * Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year * Washington Post Best Books of the Year * The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Book * Three starred reviews * CCBC Choice * New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing * Amazon Best Book of the YearThe Coretta Scott King Award–winning Gone Crazy in Alabama by Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.
9780379161878, titled "Sources and Documents of United States Constitutions, Second Series" | Oceana Pubns, March 1, 1982, cover price $45.00 | also contains Sources and Documents of United States Constitutions, Second Series
9780379142730, titled "United Nations Resolutions: Series I, General Assembly-1972-74" | Oceana Pubns, June 1, 1974, cover price $42.50 | also contains United Nations Resolutions: Series I, General Assembly-1972-74
9780405002632, titled "History of the Catholic Missions Among the Indian Tribes of the United States, 1529-1854" | Reprint edition (Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1969), cover price $29.95 | also contains History of the Catholic Missions Among the Indian Tribes of the United States, 1529-1854

Paperback:

9780062215895 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, September 6, 2016), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In this Coretta Scott King Award-winning novel, Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781481534833 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 21, 2015), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: [Children's Fiction (Ages 8-12)][Read by Sisi Aisha Johnson] Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.

Library:

9780062215888 | Amistad Pr, April 21, 2015, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: Coretta Scott King Award WinnerNewbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters, who are about to learn what it’s like to be fish out of water as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.

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Product Description: Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern are off to Alabama to visit their grandmother Big Ma and her mother Ma Charles...read more

Hardcover:

9780405011696, titled "Sally Wister's Journal" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1969, cover price $18.95 | also contains Sally Wister''s Journal

CD/Spoken Word:

9781481534826 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, April 21, 2015), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Newbery Honor winner and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetime.

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. The Gaither sisters return to Brooklyn, where they adapt to new feelings of independence while managing changes large and small, from Pa's new girlfriend to a very different Uncle Darnell's return from Vietnam.

Hardcover:

9780061938627 | Amistad Pr, May 21, 2013, cover price $16.99

Paperback:

9780061938641 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, January 27, 2015), cover price $6.99

Library:

9780061938634 | Amistad Pr, May 21, 2013, cover price $17.89

Prebinding:

9780606364713 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, January 27, 2015), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn, New York, to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, 11-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 their intrusion and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp...read more

Hardcover:

9780060760885 | 1 edition (Amistad Pr, January 26, 2010), cover price $16.99

Paperback:

9780060760908 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, December 27, 2011), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In this Newbery Honor novel, New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of three sisters who travel to Oakland, California, in 1968 to meet the mother who abandoned them.

Library:

9780060760892 | Amistad Pr, February 1, 2010, cover price $16.89

Prebinding:

9780606235556 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, December 27, 2011), cover price $17.20 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Intertwines the lives of three very different teens in this fast-paced, gritty narrative about choices and the impact that even the most seemingly insignificant ones can have. The story weaves in and out of the girls' perspectives.

Hardcover:

9780060760915 | Amistad Pr, March 1, 2009, cover price $16.99 | About this edition: The wrong angleTrina: "Hey," I say, though I don't really know them.

Library:

9780060760922 | Amistad Pr, March 1, 2009, cover price $17.89

Prebinding:

9780606153829 | Reprint edition (Turtleback Books, December 21, 2010), cover price $19.65 | About this edition: FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

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Product Description: Even though they were born in different countries, Akilah and Victoria are true best friends. But Victoria has been acting strange ever since she returned from her summer in Nigeria, where she had a special coming-of-age ceremony...read more

Hardcover:

9780688162474 | Amistad Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: In Queens, New York, ten-year-old Akilah is determined to find out why her closest friend, Victoria, is silent and withdrawn after returning from a trip to her homeland, Nigeria.

Paperback:

9780064409926 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, February 1, 2007), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: In Queens, New York, ten-year-old Akilah is determined to find out why her closest friend, Victoria, is silent and withdrawn after returning from a trip to her homeland, Nigeria.

Library:

9780688162481 | Amistad Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $16.89 | About this edition: In Queens, New York, ten-year-old Akilah is determined to find out why her closest friend, Victoria, is silent and withdrawn after returning from a trip to her homeland, Nigeria.

Prebinding:

9781439570272 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, November 5, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Even though they were born in different countries, Akilah and Victoria are true best friends.

Product Description: He watched her. Her skirt billowed. Her hair was gathered on top of her head held high. Just as he remembered from those Wednesday on the roof. If she saw him and smiled, if she saw him and smiled.Ever since the night he found her battered and raped in the alley near his home, Thulani has not been able to think about anything but Ysa...read more

Hardcover:

9780688162450 | Harpercollins Childrens Books, January 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death.

Paperback:

9780064473033 | Reprint edition (Amistad Pr, October 1, 2002), cover price $8.99 | About this edition: After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death.

Library:

9780060292027 | Harpercollins, January 1, 2001, cover price $17.89 | About this edition: After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death.

Reinforced:

9780606246101 | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $15.65 | About this edition: After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death.

Prebinding:

9781435244658 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 18, 2008), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: He watched her.
9780613623810 | Turtleback Books, July 1, 2003, cover price $19.65 | About this edition: After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death.

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Product Description: Denzel Watson is a fast talker with a system, and it's made him valedictorian. But when he goes to a summer program at Princeton, he takes a fall. How can he tell his proud family that he won't be able to cut it in the Ivy League? Instead, he spends the rest of the summer selling candy, up against "Top Man" Mello, a drop-out with a police record...read more

Hardcover:

9780525673347 | Lodestar Books, March 1, 1991, cover price $15.00 | also contains Das Aceton | About this edition: Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself.

Paperback:

9780141302317 | Reprint edition (Puffin, December 1, 1998), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself
9780553295948 | Starfire, December 1, 1992, cover price $3.99 | About this edition: Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself

Reinforced:

9780606026369 | Demco Media, December 1, 1992, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself

Prebinding:

9781435279520 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 16, 2008), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Denzel Watson is a fast talker with a system, and it's made him valedictorian.
9780785701637 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $17.20 | About this edition: Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself

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Product Description: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.

Hardcover:

9780525672340 | Lodestar Books, January 1, 1988, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.

Paperback:

9780140380453 | Reprint edition (Puffin, December 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.
9780553282931 | Reprint edition (Starfire, December 1, 1989), cover price $3.50 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.

Reinforced:

9780606240086 | Demco Media, September 1, 2002, cover price $14.53 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.

Prebinding:

9781435279391 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, May 16, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.
9780833541093 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance.

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Product Description: When street-smart Gayle, a tough African-American fourteen-year-old from New York, moves with her new baby to stay with relatives down South, she starts to learn a lot about family traditions and connections.

Hardcover:

9780525674658 | Lodestar Books, September 1, 1995, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Gayle, a street-smart, smooth-talking fourteen-year-old, finds her life changing when she has a baby and is sent from her New York City home to live among conservative relatives in the South, where she wonders how she will adjust

Paperback:

9780140385618 | Reprint edition (Puffin, January 1, 1998), cover price $5.99 | About this edition: Troubled fourteen-year-old Gayle is sent down South to live with her uncle and aunt, where her life begins to change as she experiences the healing power of the family

Reinforced:

9780606129800 | Reprint edition (Demco Media, January 1, 1998), cover price $14.53 | About this edition: Troubled fourteen-year-old Gayle is sent down South to live with her uncle and aunt, where her life begins to change as she experiences the healing power of the family

Prebinding:

9781435244030 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 28, 2008), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: When street-smart Gayle, a tough African-American fourteen-year-old from New York, moves with her new baby to stay with relatives down South, she starts to learn a lot about family traditions and connections.
9780613053730 | Turtleback Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Troubled fourteen-year-old Gayle is sent down South to live with her uncle and aunt, where her life begins to change as she experiences the healing power of the family

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Product Description: As she tries to escape her mother's efforts to plait-a-plait and string-a-bead her hair, a young girl imagines herself running away into a jungle.
By Mike Reed (illustrator) and Rita Williams-Garcia

Hardcover:

9780689826016 | Atheneum, September 1, 2000, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: As she tries to escape her mother's efforts to 'plait-a-plait' and 'string-a-bead' her hair, a young girl imagines herself escaping into a jungle.

Paperback:

9781416961413 | Aladdin Paperbacks, August 20, 2007, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: As she tries to escape her mother's efforts to plait-a-plait and string-a-bead her hair, a young girl imagines herself running away into a jungle.

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Provides eight stories by various teenage authors who make their prediction as to what the the future in the new millennium will hold for the world in which we live.

School and Library:

9780399234583 | Philomel Books, October 1, 1999, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Presents a collection of short stories by such authors as Avi, Richard Peck, Rita Williams-Garcia, and Nancy Springer

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