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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
Author
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
  • Coretta Scott King Honor Book, 1996
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088175
Cataloging source
MDB
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 8-12
  • 1000L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
920
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
New introduction and cover art
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Special anniversary edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9780440414124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
BRO-adap20170504-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn931600828
  • (OCoLC)931600828
  • 465279
  • 470091
  • 470091
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Copyright
Note
New introduction and cover art
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
Special anniversary edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9780440414124
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Stock number
BRO-adap20170504-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn931600828
  • (OCoLC)931600828
  • 465279
  • 470091
  • 470091

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