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Results for African American women singers Biography.
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J B FRANKLIN
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1 volume (unpaged) : colour illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
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Translation of: Pequeña & grande Aretha Franklin.
Summary
In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Aretha Franklin, The Queen of Soul. The fourth of five children, Aretha was born in Tennessee and took the stage at an early age in her fathers church choir. She went on to become the bestselling rhythm and blues singer of all time, and the first woman to be installed in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the broadcasters life.Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
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Blackwell, Amy, illustrator.
ISBN/ISSN
9780711246867
9780711246874 (hbk.)
0711246874 (hbk.)
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B ODETTA
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xi, 276 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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"The untold story of the woman whose music and afro inspired a generation, whose voice provided a soundtrack for the unfolding civil rights movement of the 1950s and '60s"-- Provided by publisher.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 234-257) and index.
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9780807035320 (hardcover)
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782.42164 C
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xii, 319 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
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Since Houston's death in 2012 Crawford has stayed out of the limelight and held the great joys, wild adventures, and hard truths of her life with the artist close to her heart. Crawford breaks her silence to share the moving and often complicated story of her life and relationship with the singer and actress.
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My life with Whitney Houston.
ISBN/ISSN
9781524742843 (hardcover)
1524742848 (hardcover)
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