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The Resource The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis

The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Title
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Statement of responsibility
a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1996
  • California Young Reader Medal, Middle School, 1998.
  • Golden Kite Award for Fiction, 1995.
  • Josette Frank Award, 1995.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2000.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088175
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1000
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
Wat 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Afro-Americans
  • Family life
  • Prejudices
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Flint (Mich.)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780385321754
Lccn
95007091 /AC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385321754
  • (OCoLC)32133739
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780385321754
Lccn
95007091 /AC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385321754
  • (OCoLC)32133739

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