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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963

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Publisher Comments:

Enter the hilarious world of ten-year-old Kenny and his family, the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan. There's Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, Kenny, and Byron, Kenny's older brother, who, at thirteen, is an "official juvenile delinquent."

When Momma and Dad decide it's time for a visit to Grandma, Dad comes home with the amazing Ultra-Glide, and the Watsons set out on a trip like no other. Heading South, they're going to Birmingham, Alabama, and toward one of the darkest moments in America's history.

By turns comic, tragic, and touching, this remarkable Newbery Honor work, delightfully performed by LeVar Burton in this unabridged production, will delight listeners young and old as they meet Christopher Paul Curtis, a storyteller of bold ambition and a true and original voice and his inimitable Watsons.

About the Author

Christopher Paul Curtis grew up in Flint, Michigan. He and his wife, Kay, have two children and live in Ontario, Canada.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780307243171
Read:
Burton, Levar
Publisher:
Listening Library (Audio)
Read by:
Burton, LeVar
Read:
Burton, LeVar
Author:
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Author:
Burton, LeVar
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Family
Subject:
Prejudices
Subject:
People & Places - United States - African-American
Subject:
Brothers and sisters
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Ethnic - African American
Subject:
historical fiction;civil rights;fiction;family;african american;racism;newbery honor;alabama;ya;young adult;1960s;newbery;michigan;african americans;black history;humor;history;historical;civil rights movement;children s;birmingham;children;siblings;coret
Subject:
historical fiction;civil rights;fiction;family;african american;racism;newbery honor;alabama;ya;young adult;1960s;newbery;michigan;african americans;black history;humor;history;historical;civil rights movement;children s;birmingham;children;siblings;coret
Edition Description:
Four CD
Publication Date:
20050531
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
from 5
Language:
English
Dimensions:
6.14x4.98x1.16 in. .34 lbs.
Media Run Time:
075
Age Level:
10-12

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