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The Resource Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison

Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison

Label
Little Melba and her big trombone
Title
Little Melba and her big trombone
Statement of responsibility
by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A biography of African American musician Melba Doretta Liston, a virtuoso musician who played the trombone and composed and arranged music for many of the great jazz musicians of the twentieth century. Includes afterword, discography, and sources"--
Summary
"A biography of African American musician Melba Doretta Liston, a virtuoso musician who played the trombone and composed and arranged music for many of the great jazz musicians of the twentieth century. Includes afterword, discography, and sources"--Provided by publisher
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2015
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2014
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2015.
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Awards note
Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor, 2015.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10323955
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 788.9/3165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Elementary Grade
LC call number
ML3930.L566
LC item number
R87 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
780
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 5
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5692566
Dimensions
23 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600608988
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858778225
  • (OCoLC)858778225
Label
Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and discography
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
5692566
Dimensions
23 x 28 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781600608988
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013033662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn858778225
  • (OCoLC)858778225

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