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Nina : jazz legend and civil-rights activist Nina Simone / Alice Brière-Haquet ; illustrated by Bruno Liance.

Brière-Haquet, Alice, 1979- (author.). Liance, Bruno, (illustrator.).

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  • 19 of 19 copies available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Beaufort County Library System.

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0 current holds with 19 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Lobeco Branch J B SIMONE (Text) 0530006169478 Juvenile Biography Collection Available -
Beaufort - St. Helena Branch J B SIMONE (Text) 0530006169487 Juvenile Biography Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781580898270
  • ISBN: 1580898270
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First US edition.
  • Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, 2017.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
With evocative black-and-white illustrations and moving prose, readers are introduced to Nina Simone, jazz-music legend and civil-rights activist. Shared as a lullaby to her daughter, a soulful song recounts Simone's career, the trials she faced as an African American woman, and the stand she took during the Civil Rights Movement.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8.
Grades Preschool-3.
Subject: Simone, Nina, 1933-2003 > Juvenile literature.
Women singers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Singers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American women > Juvenile literature.
African American singers > Juvenile literature.
Simone, Nina, 1933-2003.
Women singers > United States > Biography.
Singers > United States > Biography.
African American women.
African American singers.
Genre: Biographies.

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