Christopher Paul Curtis 3-Book Boxed Set: The Watsons Go to Birmingham–1963; Bud, Not Buddy; The Mighty Miss Malone
Three in One – a boxed set about Black family life, important moments in history, and dealing with tough situations with determination and humor:
- The Watsons Go to Birmingham–1963
- Bud, Not Buddy
- The Mighty Miss Malone
“From the Newberry Medal and Corretta Scott King Award winning author, three bestselling novels that have been called “a modern classic” by NPR and “marvelous” by The New York Times are now available in a boxed set!
Included in this set are three cherished and unforgettable books about Black family life, important moments in history, and dealing with tough situations with determination and humor: The Watsons Go to Birmingham–1963 features Kenny and his family on a road trip during the civil rights era; Bud, Not Buddy, a motherless boy on the run during the Depression (both books include special bonus content), plus The Mighty Miss Malone, which stars a character from Bud, Deza Malone, who is looking to get her family back together.
Author, Christopher Paul Curtis is the author of The Watsons Go to Birmingham–1963, one of the most highly acclaimed first novels for young readers in recent years. It was singled out for many awards, among them a Newbery Honor and a Coretta Scott King Honor, and has been a bestseller in hardcover and paperback. Christopher grew up in Flint, Michigan. After high school he began working on the assembly line at the Fisher Body Flint Plant No. 1 while attending the Flint branch of the University of Michigan. He is now a full-time writer. He lives with his family in Detroit.” – publisher
Ages 12 & up