The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963

by Christopher Paul Curtis

A Brief Summary

The Watsons originally live in Flint, Michigan until Momma has have the last of Byron and sent him to Birmingham, Alabama with Grandma Sands. While in Birmingham a church that Joetta went to that Sunday had a bomb in it and when Kenny went to the church to see if Joey was there, he thought she was dead.

The Characters

Wilona: The Mom

Daniel: The Dad

Kenny: The Youngest Brother

Byron: The Oldest Brother

Joetta/Joey: The Little Sister

About the Author

Christopher Paul Curtis