What does the term "Buddy Row" mean in the books?

Expert Answers

An illustration of the letter 'A' in a speech bubbles

"Dooley Barlowe is a confused and hurt child. Abandoned by his parents and left in the care of a sick grandfather, Dooley puts up a tough front. Disrespectful and unhappy, he challenges Father Tim to bring out the confident, loving child within."  Dooley is affectionately know as Buddy Row.  This is a loving and cute nickname that Father Tim calls Dooley.

Approved by eNotes Editorial Team

We’ll help your grades soar

Start your 48-hour free trial and unlock all the summaries, Q&A, and analyses you need to get better grades now.

  • 30,000+ book summaries
  • 20% study tools discount
  • Ad-free content
  • PDF downloads
  • 300,000+ answers
  • 5-star customer support
Start your 48-Hour Free Trial