The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963|Christopher Paul Curtis


Enter the hilarious world of 10-year-old Kenny and his family, the Weird Watsons of Flint, Michigan. There's Momma, Dad, little sister Joetta, Kenny, and Byron, who's 13 and 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. They're heading south. They're going to Birmingham, Alabama, toward one of the darkest moments in American history.


  • ISBN-13: 9780440414124
  • ISBN-10: 0440414121
  • Publisher: Yearling Books
  • Publish Date: September 1997
  • Dimensions: 7.6 x 5 x 0.7 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.35 pounds
  • Page Count: 272
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-12