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The Resource Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane
Title
Before John was a jazz giant
Title remainder
a song of John Coltrane
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This lyrical picture-book biography of John Coltrane focuses on his childhood and how he interpreted sounds before he made his music
Summary
A portrait of the childhood of one of America's greatest jazz legends, John Coltrane, explores the many sounds of the South in the 1930s that influenced his art
Writing style
Illustration
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
251203
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 788.7/165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 1090
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 0
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a song of John Coltrane
Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805079944
Lccn
2007007196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20090309-035
System control number
  • ocn172979153
  • (OCoLC)172979153
  • 200340
  • GCV
  • (OCoLC)200340
Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805079944
Lccn
2007007196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20090309-035
System control number
  • ocn172979153
  • (OCoLC)172979153
  • 200340
  • GCV
  • (OCoLC)200340

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      32.528633 -84.953102
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