BUD, NOT BUDDY Chapters 1 & 2

Bud, Not Buddy Review
3rd Hour
Mrs. Cavanaugh
• The following people were
involved in chapter 1:
Bud- protagonist
Jerry- bud orphanage buddy
Todd- bully
The Amos's- buds foster home family
Chapter 1
Bud’s mother died when he was 6 years old, and
he was sent to an orphanage to live the remainder of
his life. They were in Flint, Michigan during the
Great Depression in the 1930’s, when it all happened.
He was sent to a foster home where he was later
bullied by a older boy (his fake brother) named Todd.
Todd was a Momma’s boy, and continuously picked
on Bud.
Characters 2
The following characters were involved in
chapter 2:
Todd- momma’s boy/ bully
Ms. Amos- mother of Todd
Bud- main character/ protagonist
Chapter 2
• Todd and Bud had been fussing ever since
Bud arrived at the Amos's home. It all
happened in Todd’s room, where he shoved a
Ticonderoga Pencil up Bud’s nose all the way
to the ‘R’ while Bud was asleep. Todd later
pretended to have a asthma attack, when his
mom entered the room. Because of the
incident Ms. Amos said that she didn’t want
Bud inside the home, so she locked him in the
Chapter 3-4
By: Taylor & Nicholas
The Characters in Chapter 3….
Mr. Amos
Mrs. Amos
What happen in Chapter 3…..
• In chapter 3 Bud was locked in the
Amoses shed for fighting Todd.Todd and
Bud started fighting because Todd shoved
a pencil in Bud’s nose. The Amoses
blamed Bud for the fight Todd and Bud
was sent to the shed.
Where It Took Place & When Did It
In chapter 3 the setting of the chapter was in
the Amoses shed. Through out the chapter
it took place in the shed.
When Bud was lock in the shed it was
during the day. But the creepy things
started happening through out the middle
of the night.
Why Bud Was Sent To The Shed….
• Bud was sent to the shed because him
and Todd got in a fight with Bud. When
Bud and Todd caught fighting Mrs. Amos
blamed Bud for everything. So Mr. Amos
sent Bud to the shed.
How Was Bud Sent To The
• Bud was sent to the shed by Mr. Amos
after Bud said sorry to the Amoses Mr.
Amos lead him to the shed.
The Characters In Chapter 4….
• Todd
• Bud
What Happen In Chapter 4….
• Bud got his revenge on Todd. He also hid
Mr. Amos shotgun. After he did that he wet
Todd bed because he knows Mrs. Amos
didn’t like bedwetters.
Where It Took Place & When Did It
The chapter mainly took place up Amoses
house where Bud gets revenge on Todd.
It happen after Bud escape from the shed
when he got surround by hornets.
Why Does Bud Gets Revenge….
• Bud gets revenge on Todd because Todd
blamed the fight that they had early. That’s
why Bud gets sent to the shed.
How Did Gets Revenge…..
Buds gets revenge on Todd by wetting
Todd’s bed with some warm water making
Todd’s mama think that Todd wet on his
self because Todd’s mama hate
Chapters 5-6 of
Bud, Not Buddy
By: Reijuene and Ashley
The Description of Chapter 5
In chapter 5, Bud was on the
lam so he gaited to the library,
but it turned out that the library
was close. He started to look into
his suitcase because he thought
that the Amoses messed with his
suitcase. While looking in his
suitcase, he found a picture of his
mom. The picture showed that
she was pouting while sitting on
a horse, when she was little. He
really missed her a lot.
The Description of Chapter 6
In chapter 6, Bud gaited to
the mission so he could get
some food to eat. He ended
up arriving to late, and the
mission was getting ready to
close. The man that was
getting ready to close up the
mission told Bud to leave.
Bud ended up eating because
a family had pretended he was
Clarence, so he could eat.
Where & when did chapters 5-6 happen?
Chapter 5:
• It happened during
the great depression at
Chapter 6:
• It happened during
the great depression at
Chapter 7-8
Dustin &
Chapter 7
Chapter 7 was based in Flint,
Michigan, at a library.
Bud and a librarian were the
main characters in Chapter 7.
Chapter 7(cont.)
Bud wanted to meet Miss Hill, but
she got married and moved to
This happened after Bud met his
“pretend” family. They accepted
him into the “family” to let him eat
food so he doesn’t starve.
Chapter 7(cont.)
This all happened after Bud
escaped from the Amoses and had
no where to go to for shelter.
Bud wanted to find a place he could
stay, but Miss Hill moved to Chicago,
Chapter 8
Bud slept outside of the library and
then Bugs jumped on Bud and
asked if it was Bud.
Bugs and Bud got reunited and
agreed to go west and jump a train.
Chapter 8(cont.)
Chapter 8 was based in a
“Hooperville” (Hooverville) just
right out of Flint, Michigan.
The people that were in this chapter
were Deza Malone, Bud, Bugs, and a
woman who kept Bud’s suitcase.
Chapter 8(cont.)
Chapter 8 happened by Bud letting
the woman keeping his suitcase
while he ate and then washed the
dishes with Deza Malone.
This all happened after Bud and
Bugs decided to hop a train to go
Bud, Not Buddy
chapter 9-10
By Jameson & Eric
Who, when, where, how, why
Who- Bud, librarian
 Where-Flint
 When- during the Great depression
 How- Bud misses the train
Summarizing chapter 9!!!
• Bud decides to find his father
who he thinks is Herman E.
• He visits the Library and finds
out it takes 24 hours to get to
Grand Rapids where he believes
his father is.
Summarizing chapter 10!!!
► While
on the lam bud makes his way to
Grand Rapids he finds himself on a dirt road
that is Owosso, Michigan.
► Every time he sees a car he ducks into the
bushes in fear of being brought back to flint.
Fairly close to Grand Rapids an older man in
a car sees Bud and baits Bud with food.
► He offers to help Bud and when Bud gets into
the car he thinks the man is a vampire and
drives off into his car.
Who, what, when, why ,how?
Who-Bud, Mr. Lewis
When-during the Great Depression
What- Bud takes the mans car
Why- he thought he was a vampire
How-the man let Bud into his car and bud
drove off.
The End
(hopefully not for Buddy)
Chapters 11 & 12
By: Tia and Jessica
All Aboard
Bud misses the train
to Chicago. Now
he decides to be on
the lam to Chicago,
can you believe it,
how crazy is he.
First stop Grand
Rapids!! On his way
he meets a guy
named Lefty
Oh So Early
Lefty stopped because he saw a Bud
walking down the street early in the
morning. He said that bud was super
crazy for walking in the country this
early in the morning, while during
racism and the Great Depression.
Is It True????
Bud really thinks that Lefty is a vampire
so he decides to lock him out of his
own car. Lefty finally tells bud that he
is delivering the blood the hospital.
Yummy In My Tummy
Afterwards Bud fell to sleep and woke
and Lefty’s daughter’s house. Lefty’s
daughter, Mrs. Sleet cooked him
breakfeast along with her two
children, Scott and Kim. There Bud
had his first piece of sausage.
Are U the Father???????
On their way Grand Rapids they were
stopped by the cops. Bud was nervous
he attempted to leave but he couldn’t
move. Lefty also sent a telegram to
Mr. Calloway and they were on their
way. Bud went unto the stage telling
Mr.Calloway that he was his father
and everybody thought he was crazy!!
• Todd Amos was evil. He shoved
a pencil up Bud’s nose and then
beat him up.
• Mrs. Amos hated bedwetters
and hated Bud.
• Mr. Amos locked him in the
shed with the “vampire bats”.
He was a pushover.
“Lets wash some
• Deza Malone was Bud’s so
called “girlfriend”. They met
at the Flint “Hooverville”.
They washed dishes
together and she kept
touching his hand.
• She asked Bud if he had
ever kissed a girl and he
hadn’t, so she kissed him!!
“Lefty” Lewis was the man who picked up
bud on the side of the road on his way to
Grand Rapids.
He gave Bud a baloney sandwich and an
apple. He did this in trade for Bud
showing his face.
When he offered Bud a ride, Bud
accepted. Bud got in his car and saw
that he had human blood in a crate. Bud
thought he was a vampire too. Bud
freaked out and jumped to the driver’s
side. He took off and then almost
crashed the car. Lefty caught up with
him finally and took him back to Flint.
Bud stayed with him and his daughter for
one night and then Lefty took him to
Grand Rapids.
“Come out them
bushes boy!”
• Bugs was Bud’s best friend
in the ‘home’
• He got his name because
one time, he had a roach in
his ear. He couldn’t get it
out and they had to take
him to the hospital. They
got the roach out but the
name stuck.
• Him and Bud were really
close but bugs got on the
train without Bud.
By: Madie
& Amanda :]