Ten-year-old Kenny and his family, the Watsons of Flint, Michigan, are heading for Birmingham, Alabama, and one of the darkest moments in American history. Honors include 1996 Newbery Honor Book, 1996 Coretta Scott King Honor Book, and a "New York Times Book Review" Best Book. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Kenny and his family visit Alabama during the summer of 1963 and find themselves changed forever by tragedy and violence.