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

The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Title
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963
Statement of responsibility
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
Theme
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
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088175
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
Wat 2000
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920
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
1372313
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786227419
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00034400
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44089153
  • (OCoLC)44089153
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Control code
1372313
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
260 p.
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780786227419
Isbn Type
(lg. print : hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
00034400
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm44089153
  • (OCoLC)44089153

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