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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
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10323955
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Russell-Brown, Katheryn
Dewey number
  • 788.9/3165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • AD
  • 780
Intended audience source
Lexile
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/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Morrison, Frank
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liston, Melba
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American jazz musicians
  • Liston, Melba
  • Jazz musicians
  • African American jazz musicians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)858778225
Label
Little Melba and her big trombone, by Katheryn Russell-Brown ; illustrations by Frank Morrison
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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)858778225

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