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Gone crazy in Alabama

Author: Rita Williams-Garcia; Frank Morrison; Amistad (Firm),
Publisher: New York, NY : Amistad, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Coretta Scott King Award (Author): Winner
Juvenile books
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Curriculum resource
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rita Williams-Garcia; Frank Morrison; Amistad (Firm),
ISBN: 9780062215871 0062215876 9780062215888 0062215884
OCLC Number: 900875718
Notes: Companion to One crazy summer and P.S. Be eleven.
Jacket illustration by Frank Morrison.
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2016
Target Audience: Middle School.; Ages 8-12.; 740
Description: 293 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: It takes a licking --
Things fell apart --
On the road --
Everything is everything --
Moon house --
JimmyTrotter, No space in between --
Straight from Sophie --
Far from Net-Net and Unc --
Chicken run --
Ruination of things --
Great Miss Trotter --
Sophie's on --
That's entertainment --
Part-time Indian --
How I met my sister --
Little Miss Ethel Waters --
Every sprig --
Chickweed --
Going to town --
Aunt Jemima, who? --
Bambi's mother --
Short for Onchetty --
Like a bird in the sky --
Klan --
Keeping up with the Kennedys --
The spider has landed --
Got milk? --
Pure T spite --
Gone --
Blue sky --
The call --
Taranada --
Sister --
Three dog night --
You are the hill --
Mississippi --
Gone crazy in Alabama --
Sad irons --
Sign of love --
Kind of truth --
Act of God --
Maypop and Dandelion --
Southern good-bye --
Keeps on ticking.
Responsibility: by Rita Williams-Garcia.
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"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"--

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