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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
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ten-year-old Bud, a motherless Michigan boy living during the Great Depression, escapes a bad foster home and sets out in search of the man he believes to be his father--renowned bandleader H.E. Calloway
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.
  • 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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
088174
Cataloging source
BKX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curtis, Christopher Paul
Dewey number
[Fic]
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Middle School
  • 950
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PZ7.C94137
LC item number
Bu 2000
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
fiction
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by James Avery
Reading level
  • 5.0.
  • 5.2.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-2013
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Avery, James
  • Listening Library
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
  • Historical fiction
  • African Americans
  • Depressions
  • Runaway children
Target audience
pre adolescent
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm64549155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807204788
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780739331798
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 140A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)64549155
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Bud, not Buddy, Christopher Paul Curtis
Publication
Note
Compact disc
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm64549155
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
5 audio discs (5 hr., 15 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780807204788
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Other control number
9780739331798
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
YA 140A
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)64549155
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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