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Thanks to my Goodreads friend Orinoco Womble for recommending this This is No 3 in the Gaither Sisters series but the first I ve read I started with this one because it was on sale for 199 in Kindle version This is a great story about three close young 8 10 12 sisters who travel alone from Brooklyn to Alabama to visit relatives for the summer Adventures ensue and the Alabama characters are hilarious This is a great easy read with an underlying thread of familial love Some favorite linesour voices either followed or lay on top of one another s for as long as I could rememberOur grandmother used to fuss with us so much that all we heard was the fussing and not the wordsIt wasn t fair to have waited for so long to read a book that was less than what I d imaginedI wanted us to all be together As many of us under one roof as could fit I needed to know we weren t all falling apart his dog song which was neither a true howl nor a barkI took it all in the firm but biscuit doughy feel of Big Ma s arms her gardenia talcum powder and Dixie Peach hair grease dabbed under her wig around her temples It was good to be circled by hands that smelled of pine cleaner and to be blotted by her coffee breath kisses Big Ma Come uick Big Ma didn t post herself up in the door frame immediatelyAll them starving children in Africa going to bed hungry You get in your bed and have a taste of hungry along with them What child hasn t heard the first part but the second sentence was new to me and tickled me soBig Ma used to tell me Scrub like a gal in a one cow town Huh Doesn t make sense but still is funny like my friend s granny s saying Makes my butt want to dip snuff That s right dear one Miss Trotter said And Vonetta rolled around in that dear one name like it was a pink rabbit fur jacket Ah ha haI highly recommend this book The rest of the series is on my to read list as well Madame Tussaud A Novel of the French Revolution in this book Rita Williams Garcia's books about Delphine Vonetta and Fern can also be read alongside nonfiction explorations of American history such as Jason Reynolds's and Ibram X Kendi's booksEach humorous unforgettable story The Time of Stalin Portrait of a Tyranny in this trilogy follows the sisters as they grow up during one of the most tumultuous eras The Summer Without Men in recent American history the 1960s Read the adventures of eleven year old Delphine and her younger sisters Vonetta and Fern as they visit their ki. Thanks to my Goodreads friend Orinoco Womble for recommending this This Män som hatar kvinnor is No 3 Der unwerte Schatz in the Gaither Sisters series but the first I ve read I started with this one because Ascending Into Euphoria in Kindle version This Heavy Words Lightly Thrown The Reason Behind the Rhyme is a great story about three close young 8 10 12 sisters who travel alone from Brooklyn to Alabama to visit relatives for the summer Adventures ensue and the Alabama characters are hilarious This Complete Works Volume VII Translations from Pahlavi is a great easy read with an underlying thread of familial love Some favorite linesour voices either followed or lay on top of one another s for as long as I could rememberOur grandmother used to fuss with us so much that all we heard was the fussing and not the wordsIt wasn t fair to have waited for so long to read a book that was less than what I d Dumb Money Adventures of a Day Trader imaginedI wanted us to all be together As many of us under one roof as could fit I needed to know we weren t all falling apart his dog song which was neither a true howl nor a barkI took Ludicrous Laws and Mindless Misdemeanors The Silliest Lawsuits and Unruliest Rulings of All Time it all The Esther Paradigm in the firm but biscuit doughy feel of Big Ma s arms her gardenia talcum powder and Dixie Peach hair grease dabbed under her wig around her temples It was good to be circled by hands that smelled of pine cleaner and to be blotted by her coffee breath kisses Big Ma Come uick Big Ma didn t post herself up Interlingua; A grammar of the international language in the door frame His Compromised Countess immediatelyAll them starving children Blind Love Sword and Silk Trilogy #2 in Africa going to bed hungry You get Spaceship in the Desert in your bed and have a taste of hungry along with them What child hasn t heard the first part but the second sentence was new to me and tickled me soBig Ma used to tell me Scrub like a gal Nostradamus The Lost Manuscript The Code That Unlocks the Secrets of the Master Prophet in a one cow town Huh Doesn t make sense but still Eyes Wide Open rev exp ed Looking for God in Popular Culture is funny like my friend s granny s saying Makes my butt want to dip snuff That s right dear one Miss Trotter said And Vonetta rolled around Invincible Volume 10 Who's The Boss? in that dear one name like Body Learning An Introduction to the Alexander Techniue it was a pink rabbit fur jacket Ah ha haI highly recommend this book The rest of the series Samuel Rhea Nur ein Augenblick is on my to read list as well

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Read ☆ Gone Crazy in Alabama Gaither Sisters #3 ´ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Download è eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB » Rita Williams-Garcia N all over the rapidly changing nation and as they discover that the bonds of family and their own strength run deeper than they ever knew possible“The Gaither sisters are an irresistible trio Williams Garcia excels at conveying defining moments of American society from their point of view” Publishers Weekly  starred reviewCoretta Scott King Award winner ALA Notable Book  School Library Journal Best Book of the Year  Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year ALA Booklist Editors’ Choice  Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year  Washington Post Best Books of the Year  The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Book Three starred reviews CCBC Choice New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing Best Book of the Ye. The story was fun and enjoyable like the previous books in the series However this book really brought to the front something that bothered me about the other books It has bothered me since One Crazy Summer how Delphine is expected to be a mother to her sisters Everyone expects it and she is punished for not doing it If her sisters misbehave Delphine is often the one who is held responsible for their behavior for not keeping them in line It comes to a head here when Vonetta understandably rebels against her control Delphine is 12 she hasn t had the time maturing or modelling necessary to be a good mother Why does it surprise anyone when she isn t a good mother She is 12 for Pete s sake At the end of the book she talks about people showing her mercy when she didn t deserve it That just got to me It s the adults who should be ashamed for not being the adults to these children Delphine in my opinion is the most wronged of all the girls and no one ever acknowledges or validates her as a child Cecile tries to a bit in PS Be 11 but being Cecile she doesn t do in a clear way that Delphine can understand I want to give Delphine a big hug and tell her that none of it is her fault she should never have been put in the situation in the first place Lehrbuch Der Albanischen Sprache irresistible trio Williams Garcia excels at conveying defining moments of American society from their point of view” Publishers Weekly  starred reviewCoretta Scott King Award winner ALA Notable Book  School Library Journal Best Book of the Year  Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year ALA Booklist Editors’ Choice  Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year  Washington Post Best Books of the Year  The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books Blue Ribbon Book Three starred reviews CCBC Choice New York Public Library 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing Best Book of the Ye. The story was fun and enjoyable like the previous books Madame Tussaud A Novel of the French Revolution in the series However this book really brought to the front something that bothered me about the other books It has bothered me since One Crazy Summer how Delphine The Time of Stalin Portrait of a Tyranny is expected to be a mother to her sisters Everyone expects The Summer Without Men it and she Män som hatar kvinnor is punished for not doing Der unwerte Schatz it If her sisters misbehave Delphine Ascending Into Euphoria is held responsible for their behavior for not keeping them Heavy Words Lightly Thrown The Reason Behind the Rhyme in line It comes to a head here when Vonetta understandably rebels against her control Delphine Complete Works Volume VII Translations from Pahlavi is 12 she hasn t had the time maturing or modelling necessary to be a good mother Why does Dumb Money Adventures of a Day Trader it surprise anyone when she Ludicrous Laws and Mindless Misdemeanors The Silliest Lawsuits and Unruliest Rulings of All Time isn t a good mother She The Esther Paradigm is 12 for Pete s sake At the end of the book she talks about people showing her mercy when she didn t deserve Interlingua; A grammar of the international language it That just got to me It s the adults who should be ashamed for not being the adults to these children Delphine His Compromised Countess in my opinion Blind Love Sword and Silk Trilogy #2 is the most wronged of all the girls and no one ever acknowledges or validates her as a child Cecile tries to a bit Spaceship in the Desert in PS Be 11 but being Cecile she doesn t do Nostradamus The Lost Manuscript The Code That Unlocks the Secrets of the Master Prophet in a clear way that Delphine can understand I want to give Delphine a big hug and tell her that none of Eyes Wide Open rev exp ed Looking for God in Popular Culture it Invincible Volume 10 Who's The Boss? is her fault she should never have been put Body Learning An Introduction to the Alexander Techniue in the situation Samuel Rhea Nur ein Augenblick in the first place

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History self awareness negotiated boundaries and family secrets are at the heart of Gone Crazy in Alabama the third and final book in Rita Williams Garcia s excellent Gaither Sisters seriesSisters Delphine Vonetta and Fern travel from Brooklyn to Alabama to spend their summer visiting their grandmother Big Ma and her mother Ma Charles In Alabama the cultural shock they face is only the beginning of their problems there is also the matter of meeting Uncle Darnell for the first time since he betrayed their trust the discovery that their family has feuds and long kept secrets and dealing with the evolving dynamics within their own groupMa Charles lives across the way from her half sister Miss Trotter but they don t talk to each other apart from hurling insults back and forth through a third party Middle sister Vonetta takes over that role with aplomb not only because of her propensity for theatrics but also because this allows her to have a degree of power within their family This is the core of the ever present conflict between the three sisters since Delphine is always in charge it s a role she has taken for herself but one that seems expected of her by the older members of their family It s a lot of pressure for a girl of thirteen and this is deftly explored in this novel in a way that nearly broke meThis is also a book that delves deep into storytelling and history The youngest sister Fern is developing her poetry skills following in her mother s footsteps In here Fern is Afua than Fern and God that moment when we learn where the name Fern comes from MY HEART Vonetta is all Vonetta though and as she carries back and forth the stories that Ma Charles and Miss Trotter tell she becomes increasingly confident those stories when they leave the older ladies mouths are rooted in southern tradition When Vonetta retells them she is all modern and theatrical More than that those stories concern their past the half truths about their bigamist father and the terrible conseuences of his actions But they are also entrenched in America s racial history and the kids come to learn their African American family is entwined with Native Americans and whites in truly hurtful waysThis leads to the most impacting scene for me in Gone Crazy in Alabama with Delphine s realisation of what being oppressed truly means One of the greatest things about this series is the balance between the deeply personal and the wider historical context of American society in the late 60s The series takes place against the backdrop of the Civil Rights and Feminist movements and they are there at the forefront in books one and two In here the younger kids become the voice of modernity having spent some time with the Black Panthers and living in Brooklyn But their modernity and awareness is often in contrast with their traditional grandmother Big Ma Big Ma s internalised racism is uite probably one of the saddest things about this series Delphine and Big Ma are constantly butting heads throughout the novel Delphine calling out the ways that Big Ma oppresses her by telling her to iron sheets or take care of house duties Delphine is finding her voice and is insistent on experimenting with the boundaries of her freedom which his awesome and even funnyBut then one day the family subserviently and convivially welcome into their homes a White cousin the town s sheriff and a known member of the Klu Klux Klan They do so because they have no choice they do so at the expense of their pride they do so because it would be dangerous otherwise and Delphine is completely horrified and finally understandsThere is a lot to digest here and once again Rita Williams Garcia awes me with the complexity of her writing There is layer upon layer to discover in this series It s hard to say goodbye to these beloved characters but it s even harder to say goodbye to the way Rita Williams Garcia infuses their story with depth and heart Outre Mer Impressions Of America 1895 in Alabama by Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams Garcia tells the story of the Gaither sisters as they travel from the streets of Brooklyn to the rural South for the summer of a lifetimeDelphine Vonetta and Fern are off to Alabama to visit their grandmother Big Ma and her mother Ma Charles Across the way lives Ma Charles’s half sister Miss Trotter The two half sisters haven’t spoken Style and Idea Selected Writings in years As Delphine hears about her family history she uncovers the surprising truth that’s been keeping the sisters apart But when tragedy strikes Delphine discovers that the bonds of family run deeper than she ever knew possiblePowerful and humorous this companion to the award winning One. 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    (EPUB) [Gone Crazy in Alabama Gaither Sisters #3] I have fallen in love with Delphine Vonetta and Fern the Gaither Sisters I was late discovering this series for Middle Grades with great historical lessonsIt started with One Crazy Summer with the sisters visiting their wayward mother in Oakland CA Then the aftermath and return home to Brooklyn in PS Be ElevenThe latest installment is Gone Crazy in Alabama when Pa sends the girls Down South to meet the relatives on the farm I so much enjo

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    (EPUB) [Gone Crazy in Alabama Gaither Sisters #3] Absolutely excellent The Gaither sisters head down south to spend some time with their relatives in Alabama Big Ma and her mother Ma Charles While there the girls learn a lot about their ancestry and the feud going on between Ma Charles and her half sister Miss Trotter The elderly sisters are storytellers which really appeals to Vonetta who ends up carrying bickering messages between the two front porches for nearly the entirety of her ti

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    (EPUB) [Gone Crazy in Alabama Gaither Sisters #3] 1960s Oakland California and its tumultuous social justice scene provided a scintillating backdrop for One Crazy Summer We were then spirited across the United States to Brooklyn New York for PS Be Eleven where people had a different

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    Download è eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB » Rita Williams-Garcia (EPUB) [Gone Crazy in Alabama Gaither Sisters #3] I love the Gaither sisters This time they’ve gone down to Alabama for the summer and spend time with Big Ma Ma Charles her mother and Darnell who’s cleaned upDelphine’s been charged with looking out for her younger sisters and she takes it very seriously Vonetta and Delphine snipe almost constantly at each other as they settle in while Fern confounds her grandmothers with her preferences and opinions I

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