Jumped by Rita Williams-Garcia audiobook

Jumped

By Rita Williams-Garcia
Read by Shari Peele , Cherise Boothe , Blanca Vasquez , and Mark Turetsky

Recorded Books, Inc.

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • ISBN: 9781664504875

  • ISBN: 9781664612709

Runtime: 3.73 Hours
Category: Fiction
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

In this 2009 National Book Award finalist, Rita Williams-Garcia proves that she has an "uncanny ability to project unique voices" (Publishers Weekly). Jumped is told in alternating points of view between three girls as they struggle to make tough choices when they become involved in a fight at their urban high school. "So well observed that the characters seem to leap off the page ."-Publishers Weekly

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Author Bio: Rita Williams-Garcia

Author Bio: Rita Williams-Garcia

Rita Williams-Garcia is the author of the Newbery Honor–winning novel One Crazy Summer, which was also a winner of the Coretta Scott King Award, a National Book Award finalist, and winner of the Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction. She is also the author of six distinguished novels for young adults: Jumped, a National Book Award finalist; No Laughter Here; Every Time a Rainbow Dies (a Publishers Weekly Best Children’s Book); Fast Talk on a Slow Track (all ALA Best Books for Young Adults); Blue Tights; and Like Sisters on the Homefront, a Coretta Scott King Honor Book. She is on the faculty at the Vermont College of Fine Arts in the Writing for Children an Young Adults program.

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 3.73
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English