Bud, Not Buddy

Bud, Not Buddy Cover

Bud, Not Buddy

By Christopher Paul Curtis

Turtleback Books, Prebound, 9780613367837, 243pp.

Publication Date: January 8, 2002

For use in schools and libraries only. 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.