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Bud, Not Buddy - Christopher Paul Curtis
Bud, Not Buddy
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780440413288 (0440413281)
Publisher: Yearling
Pages no: 245
Edition language: English
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Miss Taylor's Book Picks
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5.0 Bud, Not Buddy
Bud is a determined to find his father despite what is thrown his way. He battles foster parents and siblings, his ability to keep up a lie, as well as hunger and homelessness during the Great Depression. Bud’s mother died when he was six leaving him an orphan because his father was not apart of his...
alyssapeters rated it
Bud is a child in the system with a vivid imagination. Bud escapes from the system and goes off on a journey to find his dad. Students would identify the theme, character, setting, and plot of this story. Students could discuss the many characters that Bud meets during his journey. Lexile Level: ...
Mrs. Knight's Favorite Books
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5.0 Bud, Not Buddy
Bud, Not Buddy is about a 10 year old boy on the search for his father. The story starts out with Bud in a foster home and he is not treated well. He runs away and finds a poster that he reads and automatically thinks the man in the picture will lead him to his father. Bud sets out on an adventure a...
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5.0 Bud, Not Buddy
Bud is a ten year old boy who lives in a foster home but has a mission to find his dad. His mother passed away when he was younger and never told him who is father is. He finds a flyer with an add for the Dusty Devastators and knows that Herman E. Calloway has to be his father. So, Bud decides to ma...
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4.5 Bud, Not Buddy
Bud, Not Buddy follows the story of a young African American orphan on a journey to find his father. Bud is an adventurous and brave young boy with a suitcase full of things that belonged to his mother. The story takes you back to the time of the Great Depression. The author's writing style allows t...
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