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
Author
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
  • 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
  • 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
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
  • 813.54
  • [Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 950
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PS3553.U6944
LC item number
B83 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
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
  • Reading Counts!
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
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
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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
ocm40744296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780385323062
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40744296
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Link
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
ocm40744296
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780385323062
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)40744296

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