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Rita Williams-Garcia

Author of One Crazy Summer

Includes the names: R. Williams-Garcia, Rita Williams Garcia

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Rita Williams-Garcia graduated from Hofstra University. She has written several books including Blue Tights, Every Time a Rainbow Dies, Fast Talk on a Slow Track, One Crazy Summer, and No Laughter Here. Like Sisters on the Homefront was named a Coretta Scott King Honor Book. She won the PEN/Norma Klein Award. She currently teaches at the Vermont College of Fine Arts in the Writing for Children and Young Adults Program. She won the Coretta Scott King awards in 2016 with her title Gone Crazy in Alabama in the author category. (Bowker Author Biography)
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One Crazy Summer 3,143 copies, 210 reviews
P.S. Be Eleven 544 copies, 34 reviews
Gone Crazy in Alabama 419 copies, 30 reviews
Jumped 309 copies, 18 reviews
Clayton Byrd Goes Underground 249 copies, 11 reviews
Like Sisters on the Homefront 211 copies, 4 reviews
No Laughter Here 134 copies, 5 reviews
Every Time a Rainbow Dies 123 copies, 1 review
A Sitting in St. James 74 copies, 6 reviews
Fast Talk on a Slow Track 61 copies, 1 review
Blue Tights 49 copies
Catching the Wild Waiyuuzee 26 copies, 1 review
Diamond Land 9 copies
We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices (Contributor) 168 copies, 5 reviews
First Crossing: Stories About Teen Immigrants (Contributor) 159 copies, 5 reviews
Who Done It? (Contributor) 123 copies, 4 reviews
Funny Girl: Funniest. Stories. Ever. (Contributor) 110 copies, 5 reviews
Free? Stories About Human Rights (Contributor) 106 copies, 3 reviews
Stay True: Short Stories for Strong Girls (Contributor) 104 copies, 1 review
Pick-Up Game: A Full Day of Full Court (Contributor) 98 copies, 5 reviews
Guys Read: Terrifying Tales (Contributor) 84 copies, 3 reviews
Join In: Multiethnic Short Stories (Contributor) 70 copies
The Hero Next Door (Contributor) 60 copies, 1 review
Trapped!: Cages of Mind and Body (Contributor) 38 copies, 1 review
Second Sight : Stories for a New Millennium (Contributor) 36 copies, 1 review
Twelve Shots (Contributor) 35 copies, 1 review
Period Pieces: Stories for Girls (Contributor) 15 copies, 2 reviews

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