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
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
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
Awards note
  • Newbery Honor Book, 1996
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award Honor, 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
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
Wat 1995
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
NLM call number
Cur
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 5.0.
  • 5.5.
  • 5.5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
  • Yearling Newbery
  • Recorded Books sound reading solutions
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Family life
  • Prejudices
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Flint (Mich.)
  • African Americans
  • Blacks
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Link
http://www.nobodybutcurtis.com/
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32133739
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781413149821
Lccn
95007091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780385321754
Stock number
L-95176-00
System control number
(OCoLC)32133739
Label
The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963, a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Link
http://www.nobodybutcurtis.com/
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm32133739
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781413149821
Lccn
95007091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780385321754
Stock number
L-95176-00
System control number
(OCoLC)32133739

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