The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Family faces everyday and traumatic events in touching tale.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 66 reviews

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age 9+
I thought this novel was very good, no racist words that I have seen, very funny book. I would consider reading this book again, as I enjoy historical fiction.

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age 10+

The best

it is a good book and movie but language and violence was the problem

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Too much violence
Too much swearing

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For kids who love stories of racism and social justice and friendship tales

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