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The Resource Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls

Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane
Title
Before John was a jazz giant
Title remainder
a song of John Coltrane
Statement of responsibility
Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This lyrical picture-book biography of John Coltrane focuses on his childhood and how he interpreted sounds before he made his music
Awards note
  • A Junior Library Guild selection.
  • American Library Association Notables, 2009; Coretta Scott King Honors, 2009.
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Weatherford, Carole Boston
Dewey number
  • 788.7/165092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
LG
LC call number
ML3930.C535
LC item number
W43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
3.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Qualls, Sean
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Coltrane, John
  • Jazz musicians
  • Saxophonists
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
172979153
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805079944
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007007196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)172979153
Label
Before John was a jazz giant : a song of John Coltrane, Carole Boston Weatherford ; illustrated by Sean Qualls
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
172979153
Dimensions
26 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780805079944
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2007007196
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)172979153

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