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Christopher Paul Curtis

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  • Bud, Not Buddyby Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2001; US$ 6.99

    It's 1936, in Flint, Michigan. Times may be hard, and ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run, but Bud's got a few things going for him:1. He has his own suitcase filled with his own important, secret things.2. He's the author of Bud Caldwell's Rules and Things for Having a Funner Life and Making a Better Liar Out of Yourself.3. His momma... more...

  • Mr. Chickee's Funny Moneyby Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2009; US$ 6.99

    Mr. Chickee, the genial blind man in the neighborhood, gives 9-year-old Steven a mysterious bill with 15 zeros on it and the image of a familiar but startling face. Could it be a quadrillion dollar bill ? Could it be real? Well, Agent Fondoo of the U.S. Treasury Department and his team of Secret Government Agents are determined to get that money... more...

  • Mr. Chickee's Messy Missionby Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2008; US$ 6.99

    Steven and his best friend Russell are back! When Russell's dog, Rodney Rodent, jumps into a mural to chase a demonic-looking gnome and disappears, the Flint Future Detectives are on the case. With the secret password (Bow-wow-wow yippee yo yippee yay!) Steven, Richelle, and Russell enter the mural too, only to find the mysterious Mr. Chickee on the... more...

  • Bucking the Sargeby Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2009; US$ 6.99

    Luther T. Farrell has got to get out of Flint, Michigan. As his best friend Sparky says, ?Flint?s nothing but the Titanic.? And his mother, a.k.a. the Sarge, says, ?Take my advice and stay off the sucker path.? The Sarge milked the system to build an empire of slum housing and group homes. Luther?s just one of the many people trapped in the Sarge?s... more...

  • The Mighty Miss Maloneby Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2012; US$ 7.99

    "We are a family on a journey to a place called wonderful" is the motto of Deza Malone's family. Deza is the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, singled out by teachers for a special path in life. But the Great Depression has hit Gary hard, and there are no jobs for black men. When her beloved father leaves to find work, Deza, Mother, and... more...

  • Bud, Not Buddyby Christopher Paul Curtis

    RHCP 2012; US$ 11.18

    Bud (like a plant, not short for 'Buddy', as he determinedly tells everyone) is a motherless boy on the run. He's determined to find his father but doesn't really know where to start. The only clue his late mother left him was a bunch of flyers about Herman E Calloway and his famous jazz band, the Dusky Devastators of the Depression! Bud's search... more...

  • The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963by Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2001; US$ 7.99

    Christopher Paul Curtis was born in Flint, Michigan, and grew up there. Bud, Not Buddy , his second novel, winner of the 2000 Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Author Award, is available in a Delacorte hardcover edition. more...

  • The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963by Christopher Paul Curtis

    Random House Children's Books 2013; US$ 7.99

    "An exceptional first novel." ? Publishers Weekly , Starred, Boxed Review "Superb . . . a warmly memorable evocation of an African American family." ? The Horn Book Magazine , Starred "Marvelous . . . both comic and deeply moving." ? The New York Times Book Review "Ribald humor . . . and a totally believable child's view of the world will make... more...

  • Guys Read: "What? You Think You Got It Rough?"by Christopher Paul Curtis; Adam Rex; Jon Scieszka

    HarperCollins 2011; US$ 3.99

    Kids. They think they got it so rough these days. But nobody has it worse than Papa Red did when he was a kid. And you better listen up when he talks. A short story from the acclaimed collection Guys Read: Funny Business , edited by Jon Scieszka. more...

  • Uncle Tom's Cabinby Harriet Beecher Stowe; Christopher Paul Curtis

    Aladdin 2012; US$ 8.99

    Uncle Tom's Cabin was a sensation upon its publication in 1852. In its first year it sold 300,000 copies, and has since been translated into more than twenty languages. This powerful story of one slave's unbreakable spirit holds an important place in American history, as it helped solidify the anti-slavery sentiments of the North, and moved a nation... more...