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The Resource Trombone Shorty, by Troy Andrews and Bill Taylor ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Trombone Shorty, by Troy Andrews and Bill Taylor ; illustrated by Bryan Collier

Label
Trombone Shorty
Title
Trombone Shorty
Statement of responsibility
by Troy Andrews and Bill Taylor ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hailing from the Tremãae neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest
Summary
A Grammy-nominated headliner for the New Orleans Jazz Fest describes his childhood in Tremé and how he came to be a bandleader by age six
Storyline
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2016
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2016.
Awards note
Caldecott Honor, 2016
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410899
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Andrews, Troy
Dewey number
  • 788.9/3165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
840
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
ML3930.A53
LC item number
A3 2015
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Taylor, Bill
  • Collier, Bryan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Andrews, Troy
  • Jazz musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Trombonists
  • Trombonists
  • New Orleans (La.)
  • Andrews, Troy
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Trombone Shorty, by Troy Andrews and Bill Taylor ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781419714658
Lccn
2014016106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880349715
Label
Trombone Shorty, by Troy Andrews and Bill Taylor ; illustrated by Bryan Collier
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
27 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781419714658
Lccn
2014016106
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)880349715

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