This is a two-page printable crossword based on Christopher Paul Curtis' Newbery Award-winning novel, "Bud , Not Buddy." There are twenty-five clues covering characters and vocabulary from the book as well as some historical events. The clues rely on a mix of context, synonyms, and definitions, for example:
Clue: A fake name; “Who ever heard of someone’s momma calling him Lefty? That name had _____ writ all over it!”
Clue: Town of shacks and shanties named after the president at the time.
Clue: Self worth or esteem; “To them, if a worker has any ______ or pride he can’t be doing a good job.”
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