- ISBN: 9781935248743 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Date Published: 2015.
|Summary, etc.:|| "A fast-paced narrative. . . . compelling and intense reading, by turns funny, tender, and horrifying, Girl Singer is the real deal—a captivating, well-told tale." —Fred Kasten, Edward R. Murrow Award-winning journalist"Carlon is a natural heir of Robert Louis Stevenson. If you like good fiction, you'll like Girl Singer." —Brian Morton, The Penguin Guide to Jazz"Carlon is a unique educational force, bringing young readers into the pleasures and drama of jazz." —Nat Hentoff, Jazz Country, Boston Bay, etc."An arresting and wonderful story that communicates—through a deep relationship between a singer and a Holocaust survivor—the joy of music, self-discovery, pain, and racism." —Dick Golden, host of George Washington University Presents American Jazz"Avery's story tackles hard topics—racism, women's rights—which transcend time and place. A tale with deep resonance...
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. New York : Leapfrog Press, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1484 KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 2130 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
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