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
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 for Narrative, 2000.
  • Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2000.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
sdee
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Grades 7-9
  • 950L
  • Ages 9-12
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Reading level
5.0
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • Runaway children
  • Depressions
  • Fathers and sons
  • Quests (Expeditions)
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Included in Oprah's Book Club kids reading list
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
9780439402002
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, photographs
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Included in Oprah's Book Club kids reading list
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
9780439402002
Lccn
99010614
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustration, photographs

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