Bud (like a plant, not short for 'Buddy', as he determinedly tells everyone) is a motherless boy on the run. He's determined to find his father but doesn't really know where to start. The only clue his late mother left him was a bunch of flyers about Herman E Calloway and his famous jazz band, the Dusky Devastators of the Depression! Bud's search for his dad is a tough one but just occasionally he hits a note as high as even the Dusky Devastators can play! A superbly entertaining, prize-winning novel.Readers will be instantly engaged by Buda#39;s heartwarming, funny and fast-moving story in this award-winning novel set in 1930s America.
|Title||:||Bud, Not Buddy|
|Author||:||Christopher Paul Curtis|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2012-01-31|