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Ray Charles

Author: Sharon Bell Mathis; George Ford
Publisher: New York : Lee & Low Books, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Primary school : English : 1st Lee & Low edView all editions and formats
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As a young boy he fell in love with music, and as a man, the world fell in love with his music. Ray Charles and his soulful, passionate rhythms and melodies have been embraced around the world for decades. Now, in this beautiful new edition of an award-winning biography, readers can follow Charles from his boyhood, when he lost his sight and learned to read and write music in Braille, until the age of 40, when he  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Ray Charles; Ray Charles; Ray Charles
Material Type: Biography, Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Bell Mathis; George Ford
ISBN: 1584300175 9781584300175 1584300183 9781584300182
OCLC Number: 44905126
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 27 cm
Responsibility: Sharon Bell Mathis ; illustrated by George Ford.

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As a young boy he fell in love with music, and as a man, the world fell in love with his music. Ray Charles and his soulful, passionate rhythms and melodies have been embraced around the world for decades. Now, in this beautiful new edition of an award-winning biography, readers can follow Charles from his boyhood, when he lost his sight and learned to read and write music in Braille, until the age of 40, when he had become a world-renowned jazz and blues musician packing auditoriums and stadiums.

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