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The Resource Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Curtis

Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Curtis

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Bud, not Buddy
Title
Bud, not Buddy
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Curtis
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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
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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
  • Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Awards, Grades 6-8, 2001.
  • Prairie Pasque Children's Book Award (South Dakota), 2002.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1999.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas) for Sixth-Eighth Grade, 2002.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2000
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2002.
Awards note
Newbery Medal, 2000 winner.
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088174
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Depressions
  • African Americans
  • Runaway children
  • Fathers and sons
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Curtis
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Publication
Note
Originally published: United States: Delacorte, 1999
Control code
000024407877
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9780552548526
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)51000757
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Curtis
Publication
Note
Originally published: United States: Delacorte, 1999
Control code
000024407877
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
246 p.
Isbn
9780552548526
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
System control number
(OCoLC)51000757

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