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The Resource P. S. Be Eleven

P. S. Be Eleven

Label
P. S. Be Eleven
Title
P. S. Be Eleven
Statement of responsibility
Rita Williams-Garcia
Title variation
P.S. be 11
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Gaither sisters are at it again! A sequel to the Newbery Honor Book One Crazy Summer, this Coretta Scott King Award-winning novel will find a home in the hearts of readers who loved Brown Girl Dreaming and As Brave as You. After spending the summer in Oakland, California, with their mother and the Black Panthers, Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern arrive home with a newfound streak of independence. That doesn't sit well with Big Ma, who doesn't like the way things are changing. Neither does Delphine. Pa has a new girlfriend. Uncle Darnell comes home from Vietnam, but he's not the same. And her new sixth-grade teacher isn't the fun, stylish Miss Honeywell—it's Mr. Mwila, a stern exchange teacher from Zambia. But the one thing that doesn't change during this turbulent year is the advice that Delphine receives from her mother, who reminds her not to grow up too fast. To be eleven while she can
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Summary
A sequel to One Crazy Summer finds the Gaither sisters returning 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
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2014
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2014
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2013
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Fiction, 2013
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10177405
Cataloging source
BT
Index
no index present
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770
Literary form
fiction
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  • 4
  • 7
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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True
Series statement
Gaither sisters
Series volume
0002
Target audience
juvenile
Label
P. S. Be Eleven
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2d6c5404-4e03-4413-b5d5-25cd652b3983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9780062208507
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
P. S. Be Eleven
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2d6c5404-4e03-4413-b5d5-25cd652b3983
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9780062208507
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

Library Locations

    • Effie and Wilton Hebert Public LibraryBorrow it
      2025 Merriman St., Port Neches, TX, 77651, US
      29.981813 -93.955245
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