The Resource Sweethearts of rhythm : the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world, written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Sweethearts of rhythm : the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world, written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney

Label
Sweethearts of rhythm : the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world
Title
Sweethearts of rhythm
Title remainder
the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world
Statement of responsibility
written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Title variation
Story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A look at a 1940's all-female jazz band, that originated from a boarding school in Mississippi and found its way to the most famous ballrooms in the country, offering solace during the hard years of the war
Summary
A look at a 1940's all-female jazz band, that originated from a boarding school in Mississippi and found its way to the most famous ballrooms in the country, offering solace during the hard years of the war
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Amelia Bloomer List, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
338422
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Dewey number
  • 811.54
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pinkney, Jerry
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International Sweethearts of Rhythm
  • International Sweethearts of Rhythm
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Big bands
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world
Label
Sweethearts of rhythm : the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world, written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and chronology
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803731875
Lccn
2008046255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Sweethearts of rhythm : the story of the greatest all-girl swing band in the world, written by Marilyn Nelson ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and chronology
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 x 27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780803731875
Lccn
2008046255
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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