Publisher description for The Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 / a novel by Christopher Paul Curtis.


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Counter A wonderful middle-grade novel narrated by Kenny, 9, about his middle-class black family, the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan. When Kenny's 13-year-old brother, Byron, gets to be too much trouble, they head South to Birmingham to visit Grandma, the one person who can shape him up. And they happen to be in Birmingham when Grandma's church is blown up.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: African Americans Juvenile fiction, African Americans Fiction, Family life Fiction, Prejudices Fiction, Brothers and sisters Fiction, Flint (Mich, ) Fiction