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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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
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.
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Author, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
MvI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • RL5.0 AR
  • 950
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG
  • 3-5
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Reading level
  • 5.0
  • 5.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Runaway children
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Newbery Medal
  • Coretta Scott King Award
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some copies include a reading group discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780553494105
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Laurel-Leaf)
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
Wagnalls Memorial copy 3 autographed by the author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56496319
  • (OCoLC)ocm40744296
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Some copies include a reading group discussion guide
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780553494105
Isbn Type
(pbk. : Laurel-Leaf)
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Note
Wagnalls Memorial copy 3 autographed by the author.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56496319
  • (OCoLC)ocm40744296

Library Locations

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