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ePub ✓ Bud Not Buddy î Christopher Paul Curtis It's 1936 in Flint Michigan Times may be hard and ten year old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run but Bud's got a few things going for him1 He has his own suitcase filled with his own important secret things2 He's the author o 45One of my husband's grandsons the 5th grader asked me if I'd read this book and when I said 'no' I hadn't heard of it he told me it was good Well if a boy about to turn 11 takes the time to recommend a book to me odds are I'm going to read itThe voice of the 10 year old Bud not Buddy in this novel is irrepressible and the setting of Flint Michigan during the Depression comes to life with tons of details but not a one of them ponderous While keeping its tone age appropriate there's no talking down to the reader or even the tying up in a pretty bow of all the loose ends There's sadness reality of course one scene brought tears to my eyes but that's from an adult's perspective but most of it is just fun and even funny There's one gross to me description of soda backwash that I almost couldn't read the kind of thing many boys seem to love And though there's lots of heart to the story there's no moralizing As Bud says I'd learned that it was best to be asleep before Momma finished the story because if she got done and I was still awake she'd always tell me what the story was about I never told Momma but that always ruint the fun of the story Shucks here I was thinking I was just hearing something funny about a fox or a dog and Momma spoilt it by telling me they were really lessons about not being greedy or wishing for things you couldn't haveIt was interesting to this adult to learn in the Afterword that two of the older characters were based on the author's grandfathers one of whom pitched in the minors of the Negro Baseball Leagues one of my interests

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Bud Not Buddy kindle ✓ Download ô [Epub] ➟ Bud Not Buddy Author Christopher Paul Curtis – Eyltransferservices.co.uk It's 1936 in Flint Michigan Times may be hard and ten year old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run but Bud's got a few things going for him1 He has his own suitcase filled with his own important se It's in Flin F Bud Caldwell's Rules and Things for Having a Funner Life and Making a Better Liar Out of Yourself3 His momma never told him who his father was but she left a clue flyers of Herman E Calloway and his famous band the Dusky Devasta 35 stars I think Curtis's voice was spectacular but the plot fell a little bit flat for me I laughed out loud at all the parts when Bud described librarians and enjoyed all of his antics Listening to the audiobook was a lot of fun but overall I felt a bit lost for the majority of the book on where it was going Great characters and a great job describing the time it takes place but overall it wasn't a huge win for meFollow me on ♥ Facebook ♥ Blog ♥ Instagram ♥ Twitter ♥

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Bud Not BuddyTors of the DepressionBud's got an idea that those flyers will lead him to his father Once he decides to hit the road and find this mystery man nothing can stop him not hunger not fear not vampires not even Herman E Calloway himse Dnf at around 80%It's not that book wasn't good The writing was fun to read the main character Bud not Buddy was adorable and his determination to make his life better was so upliftingBut I just kept it under my bed for so long that I'm no longer interested in finishing it That and it was overdue at my library so I had to return it todaySo I doubt I'll be reviewing this properly Looks like I'm just as lazy trying to type words to describe this book now as I was reading the bookI won't be rating this because had I actually finished it I might have loved it but I guess I'll never know I don't re read books I DNF