Rita Williams-Garcia

Most Influential Person

American children's writer

Rita Williams-Garcia's Academic­Influence.com Rankings

World Rank
Historical Rank
USA Rank
literature Degrees

Why Is Rita Williams-Garcia Influential?

(Suggest an Edit or Addition)

According to Wikipedia, Rita Williams-Garcia is an American writer of novels for children and young adultss . In 2010, her young adult novel Jumped was a National Book Award finalist for Young People's Literature. She won the 2011 Newbery Honor Award, Coretta Scott King Award, and Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction for her book One Crazy Summer. She won the PEN/Norma Klein Award. Her 2013 book, P.S. Be Eleven, was a Junior Literary Guild selection, a New York Times Editors Choice Book, and won the Coretta Scott King Award in 2014. In 2016 her book Gone Crazy in Alabama won the Coretta Scott King Award. In 2017, her book Clayton Byrd Goes Underground was a finalist for the National Book Award for young people's literature.

(See a Problem?)

Rita Williams-Garcia's Published Works

Number of citations in a given year to any of this author's works
Total number of citations to an author for the works they published in a given year. This highlights publication of the most important work(s) by the author

Published Papers

This paper list is powered by the following services:

Metadata from Crossref logo

Other Resources About Rita Williams-Garcia

What Schools Are Affiliated With Rita Williams-Garcia?

Rita Williams-Garcia is affiliated with the following schools:

What Are Rita Williams-Garcia's Academic Contributions?

Rita Williams-Garcia is most known for their academic work in the field of literature. They are also known for their academic work in the fields of

Rita Williams-Garcia has made the following academic contributions:

Image Attributions