The legend of Buddy Bush

Moses, Shelia P

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  • Creator Shelia P. Moses
  • Format Books
  • Publication New York : Margaret K. McElderry Books, ©2004.
  • Physical Details
    • 216 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • ISBNs 0689858396, 9780689858390
  • OCLC ocm52478647

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.

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
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