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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
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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.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
PWmBRO
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5.0
  • 009-012
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950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Yearling Books"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9780440413288
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD55906893
  • CARL0623463475
  • (OCoLC)40744296
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
"Yearling Books"--T.p. verso
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 p.
Isbn
9780440413288
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) BRD55906893
  • CARL0623463475
  • (OCoLC)40744296

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