"The Watsons Go To Birmingham - 1963" is the first book Christopher Paul Curtis wrote, and he won a Newbury Honor award among others for it. Mrs. Cowley's choice of the book for this month's book club is timely as February is Black History month.
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Watch this rare footage of Alice Coachman's high jump at the 1948 London Olympics. How far we have come from that Olympic to the one happening now in Sochi!