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  • ISBN: 9780060760885
  • ISBN: 0060760885
  • ISBN: 9780060760892
  • ISBN: 0060760893
  • ISBN: 9780606235556
  • ISBN: 0606235558
  • ISBN: 9780060760908
  • ISBN: 0060760907
  • ISBN: 9780329859367
  • ISBN: 0329859366
  • Physical Description: 218 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Amistad, �2010.

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General Note:
Sequel: P.S. Be eleven.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-12.
750L Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader Middle Grades 4.6 7.0 Quiz: 135338.
Reading Counts 3-5 4.6 11.0 Quiz: 48832.
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection
Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2011.
Newbery Honor Book, 2011.
National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature, 2010.
Scott O'Dell Award, 2011.
Subject: Black Panther Party > Juvenile fiction.
Sisters > Juvenile fiction.
Mothers > Juvenile fiction.
Poets > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements > Juvenile fiction.
Oakland (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Black Panther Party > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
Mothers > Fiction.
Poets > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Civil rights movements > Fiction.
Oakland (Calif.) > History > 20th century > Fiction.
Black Panther Party.
African Americans.
Civil rights movements.
Mothers.
Poets.
Sisters.
California > Oakland.
Black Panther Party > Fiction.
Mothers > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
California > History > Fiction.
Genre: Children's stories.
Newbery Medal: Honor book > 2011.
Coretta Scott King Award (Author): Winner > 2011.
Novels.
Historical fiction.
Fiction.
History.
Juvenile works.
Historical fiction.
Historical fiction.
Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2011.
Novels.
Dust jackets (Bindings) > 2010.

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