Finalist, National Book Awards 2009 for Young People's Literature

ISBN 9780060760939
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Rita Williams-Garcia

Rita Williams-Garcia is the author of the Newbery Honor Book One Crazy Summer, whicRita Williams-Garcia, a Queens, New York native, is the celebrated author of novels for young adults and middle grade readers. Her most recent novel, Clayton Byrd Goes Underground won the 2018 NAACP Image Award for Literature for Young People and was a 2017 National Book Award Finalist. More about this author >

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