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The Resource Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker, words by Patricia Hruby Powell ; pictures by Christian Robinson

Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker, words by Patricia Hruby Powell ; pictures by Christian Robinson

Label
Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker
Title
Josephine
Title remainder
the dazzling life of Josephine Baker
Statement of responsibility
words by Patricia Hruby Powell ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Title variation
Dazzling life of Josephine Baker
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A portrait 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
Summary
Presents an introduction to the life of the passionate performer and civil rights activist that traces her journey from the slums of St. Louis to the world's most famous stages
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Nonfiction, 2014
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10276602
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 792.802/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
790
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
GV1785.B3
LC item number
P68 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
790
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the dazzling life of Josephine Baker
Label
Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker, words by Patricia Hruby Powell ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21039767
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781452103143
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012030440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781452103143
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn808627968
  • (OCoLC)808627968
Label
Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker, words by Patricia Hruby Powell ; pictures by Christian Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21039767
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781452103143
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2012030440
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
9781452103143
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn808627968
  • (OCoLC)808627968

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