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The Resource Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie

Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie

Label
Roots and blues : a celebration
Title
Roots and blues
Title remainder
a celebration
Statement of responsibility
Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lyrical text explores how Blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners
Summary
Lyrical text explores how blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the Earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2011
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2012.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2011.
Awards note
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2011; Notable Book for a Global Society 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
385219
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adoff, Arnold
Dewey number
811.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Christie, R. Gregory
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Blues (Music)
  • African Americans
  • Music
  • Novels in verse
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a celebration
Label
Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780547235547
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009026625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20151208-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn428926405
  • (OCoLC)428926405
  • 422383
Label
Roots and blues : a celebration, Arnold Adoff ; paintings by R. Gregory Christie
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
86 pages
Isbn
9780547235547
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2009026625
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Stock number
BRO-copy20151208-074
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn428926405
  • (OCoLC)428926405
  • 422383

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