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Ella Fitzgerald : the tale of a vocal virtuosa

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New York : Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, c2002.
1st ed.
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1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
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Ella Fitzgerald began her life as a singer on the stage of the Apollo Theater when she was just seventeen years old. Her rich voice and vocal innovations brought her fame and a remarkable career than spanned half a century and won her generations of fans around the world. Acclaimed author Andrea Davis Pinkney has told Ella's inspiring story in the voice of Scat Cat Monroe, a feline fan whose imagined narrative sings with the infectious rhythms of scat. Two-time Caldecott Honor winner Brian Pinkney's dramatic perspectives and fantastical images offer a jazzy improvisation all their own.
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0786814160 (pbk.), 078682493X (lib. ed.), 0786805684
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Includes bibliographical references.
A brief recounting of the career of this jazz musician in the voice of "Scat Cat Monroe."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Pinkney, A. D., & Pinkney, J. B. (2002). Ella Fitzgerald: the tale of a vocal virtuosa. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Pinkney, Andrea Davis and J. Brian, Pinkney. 2002. Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children.

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Pinkney, Andrea Davis and J. Brian, Pinkney, Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 2002.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Pinkney, Andrea Davis., and J. Brian Pinkney. Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa. New York: Jump at the Sun/Hyperion Books for Children, 2002. Print.

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