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Bud not Buddy


A heart-warming, funny and fast-moving story set in 1930s America - past winner of the highly prestigious Newbery Medal.

Bud is on a journey. He has hit the road with one idea in mind - he wants to discover his father. He's not got a lot to go on - just a flyer for a jazz band and his very own Rules and Things for Having a Funner Life and Making a Better Liar Out of Yourself. Despite encounters with a car-driving vampire, a monster-infested woodshed and even a real live girl, Bud presses on towards a surprising discovery ...

      • Author: Christopher Paul Curtis
      • Why we love it: Heartwarming journey into America during the Depression. Great for jazz fans too!
      • Paperback: 304 pages
      • Reading Level: 9-12
      • Product Dimensions: 198mm x 18mm x 129mm
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