Christopher Paul Curtis
Website:www.christopherpaulcurtis.com
 
Streaming audio:Click here to listen
 
Birthplace: Flint, MI    
 
Most recent address:Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Author Biography

You are viewing:
Add 1 each from this page1 each from this pageAdd 1 each from all results1 each from all results
4 total titles found  Page 1 of 1 View page of 1  Go
Simply add a title by clicking the .
* Your Discounted Price
253841
Bud, not Buddy by Curtis, Christopher Paul 

BTSB Prebound(Delacorte Press, 2019)

BTSB #: 253841 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-12   
AR: 5 MG RC: 5.2 3-5 Lexile: 950 F&P: U

Genres: Multicultural Historical Fiction


Subjects: Runaway children - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Great Depression, 1929-1939 - Fiction


Summary: Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father.


253846
Elijah of Buxton by Curtis, Christopher Paul 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2007)

BTSB #: 253846 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-13   
AR: 5.4 MG RC: 7.8 3-5 Lexile: 980 F&P: W

Genres: Historical Fiction


Subjects: Freedom - Fiction Slavery - Fiction Blacks - Fiction North Buxton (Ont.) - Fiction Canada - Fiction


Summary: In 1860, eleven-year-old Elijah Freeman, the first free-born child in Buxton, Canada, a haven for slaves fleeing the American south, tries to bring to justice a preacher who has stolen money that was to be used to buy a family's freedom.


253869
Journey of little Charlie by Curtis, Christopher Paul 

BTSB Prebound(Scholastic Press, 2018)

BTSB #: 253869 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-12   
AR: 5.8 MG RC: 7.5 6-8 Lexile: 960

Genres: Historical Fiction Multicultural


Subjects: Sharecroppers - Fiction Slavery - Fiction Fugitive slaves - Fiction African Americans - Fiction Race relations - Fiction South Carolina - History|y1775-1865 - Fiction United States - History|y19th century - Fiction


Summary: When his poor sharecropper father is killed in an accident and leaves the family in debt, twelve-year-old Little Charlie agrees to accompany fearsome plantation overseer Cap'n Buck north in pursuit of people who have stolen from him; Cap'n Buck tells Little Charlie that his father's debt will be cleared when the fugitives are captured, which seems like a good deal until Little Charlie comes face-to-face with the people he is chasing.


253865
Watsons go to Birmingham--1963 : a novel by Curtis, Christopher Paul 

BTSB Prebound(Delacorte Press, 1995)

BTSB #: 253865 Available

Dewey: FAges: 9-12   
AR: 5 MG RC: 5.5 6-8 Lexile: 920 F&P: U

Genres: Multicultural Family Life


Subjects: African Americans - Fiction Family life - Fiction Prejudices - Fiction


Summary: 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.


* Your Discounted Price

4 total titles found  Page 1 of 1 View page of 1  Go
Add 1 each from this page1 each from this pageAdd 1 each from all results1 each from all results

You are viewing:
Loading...