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The Resource Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis

Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis

Label
Bud, not Buddy
Title
Bud, not Buddy
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Paul Curtis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--the renowned bandleader, H.E. Calloway of Grand Rapids
Summary
Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless boy living in Flint, Michigan, during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--the renowned bandleader, H.E. Calloway of Grand Rapids
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author Category, 2000.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2002.
  • International Reading Association Children's Book Award for Older Readers, 2000.
  • Land of Enchantment Book Award (New Mexico), Young Adult category, 2003.
  • Mitten Award (Michigan), 1999.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2002.
  • Newbery Medal, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Parents' Choice Award for Story Books, 1999.
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2001.
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2002.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Sixth-Eighth Grade, 2002.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2002.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
RGP
Dewey number
Fic
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7
LC item number
.C9413 Bu 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Control code
2103866
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9781448774791
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48877940
  • (OCoLC)48877940
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1999
Control code
2103866
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9781448774791
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm48877940
  • (OCoLC)48877940

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