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Christopher Paul Curtis

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Christopher Paul Curtis

“To me the highest accolade comes when a young reader tells me, ‘I really liked your book.’ The young seem to be able to say ‘really’ with a clarity, a faith, and an honesty that we as adults have long forgotten. That is why I write.”—Christopher Paul Curtis

Christopher Paul Curtis made an outstanding debut in children’s literature with The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963. His second novel, Bud, Not Buddy, is the first book ever to receive both the Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Author Award.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Born in Flint, Michigan, Christopher Paul Curtis spent his first 13 years after... Read More


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Bucking the Sarge
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Bucking the Sarge
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Bud, Not Buddy
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Bud, Not Buddy
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Bud, Not Buddy
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Bud, Not Buddy
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The Mighty Miss Malone
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The Mighty Miss Malone
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The Mighty Miss Malone
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Mr. Chickee's Funny Money
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Mr. Chickee's Funny Money
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Mr. Chickee's Messy Mission
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Mr. Chickee's Messy Mission
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
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The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963
Written by Christopher Paul Curtis

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