Sweethearts Of Rhythm

Sweethearts Of Rhythm

The Story Of The Greatest All-girl Swing Band In The World

Book - 2009
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A look at a 1940's all-female jazz band, that originated from a boarding school in Mississippi and found its way to the most famous ballrooms in the country, offering solace during the hard years of the war.
Publisher: New York : Dial Books, c2009.
ISBN: 9780803731875
0803731876
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 21 x 27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Pinkney, Jerry - Illustrator

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BobScott36
Oct 12, 2010

Although this is a juvenile book, it contains very interesting history of a female swing band from an unusual pov. The are work is outstanding. Many adults would enjoy this work.

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ReadingFanatic09
Oct 03, 2010

Fantastically written book with beautiful illustrations. The book consists of poems about the band told from the point of view of their instruments. It was a delightful read. I wish that a historical note had been included at the beginning of the book instead of the end but enjoyable nonetheless.

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