Shelia P. Moses

Finalist, 2004 National Book Awards

Poet, author, playwright, and producer Shelia P. Moses was raised the ninth of ten children on Rehobeth Road in Rich Square, North Carolina, where The Legend of Buddy Bush is set. She is the co-author of Dick Gregory’s memoir, Callus on My Soul.
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The Legend of Buddy Bush

The Legend of Buddy Bush, by Shelia P. Moses, book cover 2004
ISBN 9781416907169 Margaret K. McElderry Books

Set in the year 1947 in rural North Carolina, a story of racism and segregation told from the viewpoint of 12-year-old Pattie Mae. More about this book >

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Shelia P. Moses

Poet, author, playwright, and producer Shelia P. Moses was raised the ninth of ten children on Rehobeth Road in Rich Square, North Carolina, where The Legend of Buddy Bush is set. She is the co-author of Dick Gregory’s memoir, Callus on My Soul. She is currently researching and writing a novel based on the life and trials of Dred Scott and lives in Atlanta, Georgia.

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