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The blues singers : ten who rocked the world / Julius Lester ; illustrated by Lisa Cohen.

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Author/Creator:
Lester, Julius.
Language:
English.
Publication date:
2001
Imprint:
1st ed. - New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2001.
Format:
  • Book
  • 47 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Bibliography:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [46]) and discography (p. 47).
Contents:
  • Bessie Smith
  • Robert Johnson
  • Mahalia Jackson
  • Muddy Waters
  • Billie Holiday
  • B.B. King
  • Ray Charles
  • Little Richard
  • James Brown
  • Aretha Franklin.
Publisher's Summary:
The blues is a low down feeling, but it can be made better with a song. Renowned author Julius Lester introduces ten of the hottest black blues singers of our time including Billie Holiday, Aretha Franklin and B. B. King. Illustrations.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
Contributor:
Cohen, Lisa, 1963- ill.
Subjects:
ISBN:
0786824050
0786804637
9780786824052
9780786804634

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