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Irving Berlin : the immigrant boy who made America sing / by Nancy Churnin ; illustrated by James Rey Sanchez.

Churnin, Nancy, (author.). Sanchez, James Rey, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV 92 BER (Text) 36803001054506 BIOGRAPHY-J Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library jB BE (Text) 30477101183170 Children: Biography Available -
Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello J 782.421 CHU (Text) 37743002267872 Children Nonfiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville EASY 921 BER (Text) 37323005397727 EASY_921 Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB BER (Text) 78551000377839 Juvenile Biography Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J 921 BERLIN, Irving (Text) 31951004312002 Children's Room - New Arrivals Checked out 01/02/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781939547446
  • ISBN: 193954744X
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 22 x 29 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Creston Books, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.:
Irving Berlin came to the United States as a refugee from Tsarist Russia, escaping a pogrom that destroyed his village. Growing up on the streets of the lower East Side, the rhythms of jazz and blues inspired his own song-writing career. Starting with his first big hit, Alexander's Ragtime Band, Berlin created the soundtrack for American life with his catchy tunes and irresistible lyrics. With "God Bless America," he sang his thanks to the country which had given him a home and a chance to express his creative vision.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 7 to 12.
Subject: Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 > Juvenile literature.
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989.
Composers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Composers.
Genre: Biographies.

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