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The Watsons go to Birmingham by  Christopher Paul Curtis - First Edition - 1995 - from Lower Beverley Better Books (SKU: 000117)

The Watsons go to Birmingham

The Watsons go to Birmingham by  Christopher Paul Curtis - First Edition - 1995 - from Lower Beverley Better Books (SKU: 000117)
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The Watsons go to Birmingham

by Curtis, Christopher Paul

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ISBN 10
0385317379
ISBN 13
9780385317375
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New York: Delacorte Press, 1995. White glazed paper-covered pictorial boards. " 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." Author's first novel. A Newbery Honor Book; a Coretta Scott King Honor Book; an ALA Notable Book; an ALA Best Book for Young Adults; "The Horn Book" Fanfare; a "Bulletin" Blue Ribbon; a "New York Times Book Review" Best Book; a "Publisher's Weekly" Best Book. 210pp. Bookseller's Inventory # 050117. . First Edition. Pictorial Cover. New/No Jacket as Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

Christopher Paul Curtis was born in Flint, Michigan, and grew up there. Bud, Not Buddy , his second novel, winner of the 2000 Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Author Award, is available in a Delacorte hardcover edition.

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Bookseller
Lower Beverley Better Books CA (CA)
Bookseller Inventory #
000117
Title
The Watsons go to Birmingham
Author
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
New New
Jacket condition
No Jacket as Issued
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0385317379
ISBN 13
9780385317375
Publisher
Delacorte Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1995
Keywords
AFRO-AMERICANS - FICTION. FAMILY LIFE - FICTION. PREJUDICES - FICTION. BROTHERS AND SISTERS - FICTION. FLINT (MICH.) - FICTION.
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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About Lower Beverley Better Books

An online bookstore that just grew from a combination of a love of books, a desire to save them from landfill and an inability to bypass yard sales. A considerable percentage of my inventory is signed editions. I also take pride in my Canadiana catalogue.

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