Williams-Garcia, Mosley great picks for summer reading
THIS SUMMER YOU CAN Relax and go on an adventure at the same time with two books that are sure to knock your sandals off with their fun filled adventures.So kick back those bare summer feet, unwind and prepare to go on a journey with some fascinating fictional characters as they quest throughout the great unknown.
One Crazy Summer
By Rita Williams-Garcia 11-year-old Delphine has taken on the role of mother to her two younger sisters after their mother, Cecile abandons the family. You’ll take part of a crazy journey across country with Delphine, her sisters, the Black Panthers, and Cecile. Delphine learns a valuable lesson one crazy summer that will stick with her for life.
Fearless Jones By Walter Mosley Paris Minton was a bookstore owner with no enemies and living a worry-free life. But that
all changed when Elana Love walked into his store. Elana dragged Paris into something he had never been in before. His house was burned down, he was beat up, and shot at and all because of Elana. So what do you do when your back is against the wall and you have no idea where to go and who to trust? You get Fearless Jones, the happiest and the scariest man alive to help you out of this mess. Come with Paris, Elana, and Fearless on a ride that they will never forget and that will forever change Paris’ life.
BY KARLY M. BROWN