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The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963

Christopher Paul Curtis

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The Newbery and Coretta Scott King Honoree about the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan-from Christopher Paul Curtis, author of Bud, Not Buddy, a Newbery Medal and Coretta Scott Award Winner. 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, and brother Byron, who's thirteen and an "official juvenile delinquent." When 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. AN ALA TOP TEN BEST BOOK AN ALA NOTABLE CHILDREN'S BOOK AN IRA YOUNG ADULT'S CHOICE A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW BEST BOOK NAMED TO MULTIPLE STATE AWARD LISTS "Every so often a book becomes a modern classic almost as soon as it arrives on bookshelves. That happened in the mid-'90s when Christopher Paul Curtis released his first book, The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963." -NPR From the Hardcover edition.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LeVar Burton

Length:

4h 55m


Chapters

Free Sample

05:00

Introduction
Introduction

00:14


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

26:49


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

17:01


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:34


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

22:55


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

14:53


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

14:27


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

17:35


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

28:42


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

22:34


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

15:02


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

18:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

10:15


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

16:26


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

16:38


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

24:11


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

06:51


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

00:35