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
Creator
Contributor
Book designer
Illustrator
Publisher
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
Awards note
  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2010.
  • Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2010
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Marilyn
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Middle School
LC call number
PS3573.A4795
LC item number
S94 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.5.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pinkney, Jerry
  • Malcom, Lily
  • Dial Books
  • Penguin Group
Study program name
Reading Counts!
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • International Sweethearts of Rhythm
  • International Sweethearts of Rhythm
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Big bands
  • Musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Bands (Music)
  • International Sweethearts of Rhythm
  • Big bands
  • Musicians
  • Women jazz musicians
  • United States
  • Women jazz musicians
  • Big bands
  • Jazz musicians
  • Women musicians
  • Jazz musicians
  • Women musicians
Target audience
pre adolescent
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
Note
  • "Designed by Lily malcolm ; Manufactured in China ; The full-color artwork was prepared using graphite, color pencil, watercolor and collage."--Title page verso
  • Dial Books is an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 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
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)269282146
  • (OCoLC)ocn269282146
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
Note
  • "Designed by Lily malcolm ; Manufactured in China ; The full-color artwork was prepared using graphite, color pencil, watercolor and collage."--Title page verso
  • Dial Books is an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 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
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)269282146
  • (OCoLC)ocn269282146

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