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P.S. be eleven

Williams-Garcia, Rita.

New York, NY : Amistad, [2013]

274 p. ; 22 cm.

After spending the Summer of 1968 with their mother and the Black Panthers, Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern return home to Brooklyn with a new feeling of independence, but they discover their father has a new girlfriend, Uncle Darnell has come home from Vietnam a changed man, and Big Ma still expects Delphine to take care of everything. Feeling overwhelmed, Delphine writes to her mother, who reminds her to enjoy being eleven and not grow up too fast.

Reading Level: 4.4

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ISBN:

978-0-06-193863-4

LC Call No:

PZ7.W6713 Ps 2013

Dewey Class No:

[Fic] 23

Author:

Williams-Garcia, Rita.

Title:

P.S. be eleven / by Rita Williams-Garcia.

VaryingTitle:

P. S. Be Eleven

VaryingTitle:

Postscript: be 11

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Amistad, [2013]

Physical:

274 p. ; 22 cm.

Notes:

Sequel to: One crazy Summer.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal starred, June 2013

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, February 2013

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book Starred, May 2013

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, April 2013

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, March 2013

Summary:

After spending the Summer of 1968 with their mother and the Black Panthers, Delphine, Vonetta, and Fern return home to Brooklyn with a new feeling of independence, but they discover their father has a new girlfriend, Uncle Darnell has come home from Vietnam a changed man, and Big Ma still expects Delphine to take care of everything. Feeling overwhelmed, Delphine writes to her mother, who reminds her to enjoy being eleven and not grow up too fast.

Target Audience:

4.4.

Target Audience:

5-8 Follett Library Resources.

Subject:

Sisters--Fiction.

Subject:

Parent-child relationship--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

Nineteen sixties--Fiction.

AE:PersName:

Sequel to: Williams-Garcia, Rita. One crazy summer.

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