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The Watsons Go To Birmingham--1963 (1995)


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Kids' FictionY/FICTION/CURTIS,CDue 03-29-15
Kids' FictionY/FICTION/CURTIS,CDue 03-08-15
Published: New York : Delacorte Press, 1995
Edition:  [Various editions]
Description:  210 p. ; 22 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 0385321759, 044022800X (pbk.) :, 0758703287, 0440414121,
Language:  English

Winner of the 1996 Newbery honor book award

Winner of the 1996 Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book Award

Winner of the 1996 Jane Addams Children's Honor Book Award for older children

Honored in 2005 as a Suburban Mosaic Book of the Year

Also published: New York : Laurel Leaf Books, 2000, c1995 (210 p.)

Also published: New York : Bantam Doubleday Bell Books for Young Readers, 1997, c1995 (210 p.)

The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963


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Best Book From Christopher Paul Curtis!

This is the BEST book EVER!!! It has great challanges that the main charchters face. It was like you are in 1936! Christopher Paul Curtis doese it again!
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