The Legend of Buddy Bush
Pattie Mae adores and admires Uncle Buddy -- he's tall and handsome and he doesn't believe in the country stuff most people believe in, like ghosts and stepping off the sidewalk to le...more
National Book Award finalist
Historical fiction based on actual events, takes place in 1947 North Carolina. Narrated by Buddy's 12 year old niece, it is the story of a black man falsely charged with the attempted rape of a white woman.