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Josephine: the dazzling life of Josephine Baker

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Coretta Scott King Book Award, Illustrator, Honor Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, Honor Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, Nonfiction Honor Parent's Choice Award Wall Street Journal's 10 Best Children's Books of the Year List Bologna Ragazzi Nonfiction Honor 2014 In exuberant verse and stirring pictures, Patricia Hruby Powell and Christian Robinson create an extraordinary portrait for young people 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.
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9781452103143
9781470383886
9781452129716
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display_description In exuberant verse and stirring pictures, Patricia Hruby Powell and Christian Robinson create an extraordinary 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.
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subject_facet African American entertainers -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
Baker, Josephine, -- 1906-1975 -- Juvenile literature
Coretta Scott King honor book -- 2015
Dancers -- France -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
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title_display Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker
title_full Josephine : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker / by Patricia Hruby Powell ; Illustrated by Christian Robinson
Josephine The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker
Josephine [electronic resource] : the dazzling life of Josephine Baker / Patricia Hruby Powell
title_short Josephine :
title_sub the dazzling life of Josephine Baker
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African American entertainers
Baker, Josephine
Biography & Autobiography
Coretta Scott King honor book
Dancers
Juvenile Nonfiction
Picture Book Nonfiction