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Bud, Not Buddy
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SOLVED: Children's/YA > SOLVED. book about a funny black kid who lies alot and runs from home to find his father [s]

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message 1: by Jj (last edited Mar 01, 2011 08:21AM) (new)

Jj | 2 comments book about a funny black kid who lies alot and runs from home to find his father who turns out to be his grandfather who is in a jazz band it is a older book at least the setting is.


message 2: by Karen (new)

Karen (babysobluexx) is it called crossroads?


message 3: by [deleted user] (new)

Is it Bud, Not Buddy ? I remember reading it in about fourth grade, and that sounds kind of like it.


Lanica | 17 comments Yeah, sounds exactly like Bud, Not Buddy.


message 5: by Daisy (new)

Daisy | 63 comments That's what I thought too :)


message 6: by Lobstergirl, au gratin (new)

Lobstergirl | 37621 comments Mod
Reviewers wrote:

"Bud, not Buddy has some parts that make you want to keep reading such as every time he gets into trouble and find himself telling lies."

"Buddy finally finds that the man he thought was his father is really his grandfather."

"Bud is the story of a orphan in post civil war America who finds his way to his jazz musician Grandfather."

"This book is about a young African American boy who goes out looking for his dad."

Moving to Solved.


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