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The legend of Buddy Bush
Format:
Book
Title:
The legend of Buddy Bush
ISBN:
9780689858390

9781416907169
Publication Information:
New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, ©2004.
Physical Description:
216 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents:
Thursday Letters -- Dancing White Ladies -- Strawberry Patch -- Walk -- Cat Fish Friday -- Queen's Chair -- What a Time -- Amen Corner -- Pretty Lady -- Cloud Heads -- Yellow -- Chain Gang -- Trial -- Back to Harlem -- Law -- Have You Ever Seen Cotton Grow? -- Train.
Summary:
In 1947, twelve-year-old Pattie Mae is sustained by her dreams of escaping Rich Square, North Carolina, and moving to Harlem when her Uncle Buddy is arrested for attempted rape of a white woman and her grandfather is diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor.
Program Information:
MG Accelerated Reader AR 4.6 5.0 75589.

Reading Counts RC 6-8 6.8 10.0 37481.
Subject(s):
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.

Race relations -- Juvenile fiction.

Sick -- Juvenile fiction.

Grandparents -- Juvenile fiction.

Race relations -- Fiction.

African Americans -- Fiction.

Family life -- North Carolina -- Fiction.

Sick -- Fiction.

Grandparents -- Fiction.

North Carolina -- History -- Juvenile fiction.

Rich Square (N.C.) -- Race relations -- Fiction.

North Carolina -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
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