Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title

Download

Elijah of Buxton

Elijah of Buxton( 2 customer ratings | )
Author: Curtis, Christopher Paul
ISBN:978-0-439-02344-3
Publication Date:Sep 2007
Publisher:Scholastic, Incorporated
Imprint:Scholastic Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

Newbery Medalist and CSK Award winner Christopher Paul Curtis's debut middle-grade/young-YA novel for Scholastic features his trademark humor, compelling storytelling, and unique narrative voice.

Book Details
Author Biography
Curtis, Christopher Paul (Author)
Newbery Medal-winning children's book author Christopher Paul Curtis was born in Flint, Michigan on May 10, 1953 and graduated from The University of Michigan. While there he won the Avery and Jules Hopwood Prizes for poetry and a draft of one of his early books. Curtis spent thirteen years on an assembly line hanging car doors.

His story The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 received a Newbery Honor and a Coretta Scott King Honor, and Bud, Not Buddy became the first novel to win both of these awards. Elijah of Buxton received the 2008 Scott O'Dell Historical Fiction Award, the Coretta Scott King Award, and a Newbery Honor. Curtis also won the 2009 Anne V. Zarrow Award for Young Readers' Literature.

030



Featured Books

Nanaville
Quindlen, Anna
Hardback: $26.00
I Was Anastasia
Lawhon, Ariel
Paperback: $16.00
Run Away
Coben, Harlan
Electronic book text:

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.






I do not wish to rate this title.