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|Genre/Form:||Dust jackets (Bindings)
Biography Juvenile literature
|Material Type:||Biography, Elementary and junior high school|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marilyn Nelson; Jerry Pinkney; Lily Malcolm; Dial Books.; Penguin Group.
|Notes:||"Designed by Lily malcolm ; Manufactured in China ; The full-color artwork was prepared using graphite, color pencil, watercolor and collage."--T.p. verso.
Dial Books is an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc.
|Awards:||Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2010
|Description:||1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 21 x 27 cm.|
|Responsibility:||written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney.|
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A stunning book!
In verse, narrative and pictures this book tells the story of the an all female blues band in the 1930's. It is stunning. I would recommend looking through it once just for the pictures before reading it.
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