The Wonderful Towers Of Watts

author: Zelver, Patricia
Describes how an Italian immigrant built three unusual towers in his backyard in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles.
year: 2005
copies: 10
call number/section: 725
lexile: 860
subjects: buildings [X], los angeles (calif.), rodia, simon [X], immigrants, italians

Dream Something Big

author: Aston, Dianna Hutts
In Watts, California, over a period of many years, a man known to all as Uncle Sam spends his free time collecting broken bits of pottery, glass, and other scraps and turning them into a work of art.
year: 2011
copies: 12
call number/section: 979.4
lexile: 830
subjects: rodia, simon [X], simon rodia's towers (los angeles, calif.), buildings [X]

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