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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 : a novel
Title
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
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
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
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
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088175
Cataloging source
NLC
Dewey number
jC813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
Wat 1997
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 : a novel, by Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Yearling Book."
Control code
1658451
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780440414124
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38432544
  • (OCoLC)38432544
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 : a novel, by Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
"A Yearling Book."
Control code
1658451
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780440414124
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm38432544
  • (OCoLC)38432544

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