Byron dressed up like a bear.
Byron put his lips on the cold mirror and they got stuck.
Byron sang in the shower.
Byron shaved his head.
New York, New York
There are "colored only" bathrooms in Birmingham.
People in Birmingham didn't speak English.
People in their home town threw the Watsons a parade.
People in Birmingham did not welcome strangers.
He was the school teacher.
He was Kenny's cousin.
He was the school bully.
He liked to read poetry with Kenny.
Kenny found a life preserver in the garage.
Byron saved Kenny from the bully's attack.
Kenny found new toys at a garage sale.
Rufus and Cody wear worn clothing and will be teased more than Kenny.
To hide the children who are skipping school.
To haul away all the garbage that piles up near the school.
To take the radioactive dinosaurs away.
Children from the South have thin blood and when they freeze easily the garbage trucks take their frozen bodies.
She wanted to forgive him, but father didn't want to.
She wanted to burn him with matches so he wouldn't do it again.
She wanted to ask Larry Dunn to punish him.
She wanted to make him learn poetry with Kenny.
The name of Kenny's dog.
The name of Kenny's school
Kenny's nickname for Joetta
Byron's nickname for Kenny
He shares the swedish creams with Kenny.
He beats Kenny up.
He threatens to hurt Kenny's bird.
He calls Larry Dunn up to scare Kenny.
He took it home and showed his parents that he did a bad thing.
He did nothing-he just walked away.
He buried it and put a cross on top.
He made Kenny bury it.
He didn't know how to write his name.
He thought that signing for groceries meant they were on welfare.
He thought that signing for the groceries was stealing.
He was afraid that Larry Dunn would steal the groceries.
She thought it looked great!
She thought he should go into town and show everyone.
She hated it and wanted Byron to be punished.
She took a razor and shaved Byron immediately.
He had to go to church every Sunday.
He had to clean the garage.
He had to shave his head.
He had to take Kenny to the gym with him.
The lean green machine
The Ultra Glide
The green hornet
The brown bomber
The name of the Watson's car.
The name of the Watson's dog.
The record player in the car.
The kind of bike that Kenny rides.
To go to the beach.
To have Grandma Sands watch Byron and help him shape up.
To visit Rufus.
To see Martin Luther King.
A stray dog
There were outhouses
A lost girl
Dumbo the elephant
He is very nervous about being in the South.
He doesn't understand why there are so many stars.
He thinks the surrounding mountains are very frightening.
He thinks the pump looks like a deformed space robot.
The boys are very friendly, and Kenny believes he will finally have friends.
The boys talk "country", so Kenny thinks they are not as smart as him.
The boys are very friendly, so Kenny believes they will sit with him on the bus.
The boys are dressed raggedy, talk "country", and are overly friendly, so Kenny thinks they will be new targets for bullies.
Byron Directs a Movie
Byron Gets Burned
Momma Becomes a Snake
Joetta, the Traffic Cop
"Kenneth, you stop playing and move that towel this minute!" Momma said. pg. 109
"I knew Dad was kind of disappointed by the way Momma had acted." pg. 110
"...if Momma had stayed and hadn't gone off mumbling about money." pg. 110
"She really hurt his feelings by walking off like that." pg. 110
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