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Williams-Garcia, Rita

Overview
Works: 25 works in 126 publications in 4 languages and 16,853 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  History  Historical fiction  Young adult works  Biography 
Classifications: PZ7.W6713, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Rita Williams-Garcia
One crazy summer by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
17 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 4,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters arrive to a cold welcome as they discover that their mother, a dedicated poet and printer, is resentful of the intrusion of their visit and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp
Like sisters on the homefront by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 1,728 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Troubled 14-yr. old Gail is sent down South to live with her uncle & aunt, where her life begins to change as she experiences the healing power of family
No laughter here by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
10 editions published between 2004 and 2009 in English and held by 1,713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In Queens, New York, ten-year-old Akilah is determined to find out why her closest friend, Victoria, is silent and withdrawn after returning from a trip to her homeland, Nigeria
Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 1,474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of Leticia, Dominique, and Trina are irrevocably intertwined through the course of one day in an urban high school after Leticia overhears Dominique's plans to beat up Trina and must decide whether or not to get involved
P.S. Be eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 1,374 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gaither sisters are back in Brooklyn, where changes large and small come to their household as they grow up during the turbulent 1960s
Every time a rainbow dies by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 1,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After seeing a girl raped and becoming obsessed with her, sixteen-year-old Thulani finds motivation to move beyond his interest in his pigeons and his grief over his mother's death
Fast talk on a slow track by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and held by 944 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Black honors student Denzel Watson spends his last summer before college selling candy door-to-door in New York, competing on many levels with the charismatic Mello, and discovering how to motivate and apply himself
One crazy summer by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 889 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters arrive to a cold welcome as they discover that their mother, a dedicated poet and printer, is resentful of the intrusion of their visit and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp
Blue tights by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
6 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 718 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up in a city neighborhood, fifteen-year-old Joyce, unsure of herself and not quite comfortable with her maturing body, tries to find a place to belong and a way to express herself through dance
Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia ( )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of Leticia, Dominique, and Trina are irrevocably intertwined through the course of one day in an urban high school after Leticia overhears Dominique's plans to beat up Trina and must decide whether or not to get involved
Catching the wild waiyuuzee by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 503 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As she tries to escape her mother's efforts to "plait-a-plait" and "string-a-bead" her hair, a young girl imagines herself escaping into a jungle
P.S., Be eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Gaither sisters are back in Brooklyn, where changes large and small come to their household as they grow up during the turbulent 1960s
Ysa's schreeuw by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in Dutch and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Een 16-jarige Jamaicaanse jongen voelt zich niet thuis in New York; op een dag verandert zijn leven volkomen wanneer hij een verkracht meisje te hulp schiet
Drømmedans by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
2 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in Danish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Diamond land by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ayize goes to work in the diamond mines of South Africa and learns that it is dangerous, especially for black workers
Kureijī samā by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drømmedans by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1990 in Danish and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One crazy summer by Rita Williams-Garcia ( )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the summer of 1968, after travelling from Brooklyn to Oakland, California, to spend a month with the mother they barely know, eleven-year-old Delphine and her two younger sisters arrive to a cold welcome as they discover that their mother, a dedicated poet and printer, is resentful of the intrusion of their visit and wants them to attend a nearby Black Panther summer camp
Rita Williams-Garcia by Mélina Mangal ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses the life and career of Rita Williams-Garcia, award-winning African-American author of books for children and young adults
Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lives of Leticia, Dominique, and Trina are irrevocably intertwined through the course of one day in an urban high school after Leticia overhears Dominique's plans to beat up Trina and must decide whether or not to get involved
 
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Alternative Names
Garcia, Rita W.- 1957-
Garcia, Rita Williams-
Garcia, Rita Williams- 1957-
Williams-Garcia, Ria
ウィリアムズ=ガルシア, リタ
Languages
English (119)
Danish (3)
Japanese (2)
Dutch (1)
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