Flint, Michigan - When the novel opens, the Watson family lives in this place where it can get quite cold in the winter.
Birmingham, Alabama - Grandma Sands lives in here, and it is the place to which the Watsons are going on the long car trip.
The Brown Bomber - This is the name Dad has given his old car.
Momma's Notebook - This is where Momma has recorded all the information she plans to use for the car trip, including what food she has brought along, where they will spend the nights, and so on.
The Wool Pooh - This is the name of the monster Byron has made up.
Collier's Landing - Children have drowned here. Kenny almost drowns here too, but Byron saves him.
The Church - This is where a bombing occurs. Kenny sees the aftermath and this troubles him.
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