Ella Fitzgerald: the tale of a vocal virtuosa

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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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full_title ella fitzgerald the tale of a vocal virtuosa
author pinkney andrea davis
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography, Jazz musicians -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Musicians
title_display Ella Fitzgerald : the tale of a vocal virtuosa
title_full Ella Fitzgerald : the tale of a vocal virtuosa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney with Scat Cat Monroe ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney, Ella Fitzgerald : the tale of a vocal virtuosa Pinkney, Andrea Davis., Ella Fitzgerald The Tale of A Vocal Virtuosa, Ella Fitzgerald [sound recording] : the tale of a vocal virtuosa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney with Scat Cat Monroe ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
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title_sub the tale of a vocal virtuosa
topic_facet Biography & Autobiography, Juvenile Nonfiction, Music