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Josephine [electronic resource] : The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker. Patricia Hruby Powell.

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  • ISBN: 9781452129716 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: Coretta Scott King Book Award, Illustrator, HonorRobert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, HonorBoston Globe–Horn Book Award, Nonfiction HonorIn exuberant verse and stirring pictures, Patricia Hruby Powell and Christian Robinson create an extraordinary portrait for young people of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her way from the slums of St. Louis to the grandest stages in the world. Meticulously researched by both author and artist, Josephine's powerful story of struggle and triumph is an inspiration and a spectacle, just like the legend herself.
Target Audience Note: Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 4
790 Lexile.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. San Francisco : Chronicle Books LLC, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 135420 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 6092 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Juvenile Nonfiction.
African American Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Picture Book Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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