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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
Contributor
Author
Publisher
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
Awards note
  • Coretta Scott King Award, author, 2000.
  • Newbery Medal, 2000.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book
  • ALA Best Book for Young Adults
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2000
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award, 2002-2003.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 950
  • Middle School
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
novels
Reading level
  • 5.0.
  • 5.2.
  • 5.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Delacorte Press
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts!
  • AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaway children
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Runaways
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • JUVENILE FICTION
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Runaway children
  • Michigan
  • Runaway children
  • African Americans
  • Great Depression, 1929-1939
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
40744296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 245 pages
Isbn
9780439219419
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)40744296
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
40744296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
vi, 245 pages
Isbn
9780439219419
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)40744296

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