One Crazy Summer was an extremely popular book the year it was published– and not just locally. The cover of the book is almost hidden behind all the award stickers:
If you were a fan of the first book, you might like to know that there are now two sequels: P.S. Be Eleven and the new Gone Crazy in Alabama. The three books were recently featured in the Big Picture article in The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books. The library also owns all three titles as Playaway audiobooks.