Christopher Paul Curtis
By: Lindsey Lollis
Christopher's Early Life
Important Charectrers In "Bud, Not Buddy".
Bud is a runaway from his foster home that he is just dreading living there with the Amoses. He has got to get away from the Amoses and their house. He has no Idea where to go. All he knows is he looking for somebody, somebody he has never met before.
Herman E. Calloway
He is the bandleader of the Dusky Devastators of The Depression. He is kind of grouchy and unaccepting of Bud. He does not accept him as a person until he gets to know him better.
"Bud, Not Buddy"
"Bud, Not Buddy" was published in 1999 by Christopher Paul Curtis. "Bud, Not Buddy" was published by Scholastic in New York. This Newberry Award Winning Book has sad moments, funny moments, and surprising ones too. He liked to add into his book "My name is Bud, not Buddy." Bud Caldwell knew his name, and thought everyone else should know, and respect it. This book is intentionally sad, overwhelming, and humorous.