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
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, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
IEU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
813.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
950L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
LC call number
PS3553.U6944
LC item number
B83 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 950
  • 950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Reading level
5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Runaway children
  • Runaways
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Boys & Men
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical / United States / 20th Century
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Runaway children
  • Michigan
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Delacorte Press" -- Verso
  • "Yearling Books"--Title page verso
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
1904013
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780440413288
Lccn
2006540189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780440413288
  • (OCoLC)51269037
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
  • "Reprinted by arrangement with Delacorte Press" -- Verso
  • "Yearling Books"--Title page verso
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
1904013
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
viii, 245 pages
Isbn
9780440413288
Lccn
2006540189
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780440413288
  • (OCoLC)51269037

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