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The Resource Aretha Franklin, written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Amy Blackwell

Aretha Franklin, written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Amy Blackwell

Label
Aretha Franklin
Title
Aretha Franklin
Statement of responsibility
written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Amy Blackwell
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • spa
  • eng
Summary
In this book from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Aretha Franklin, The Queen of Soul. The fourth of five children, Aretha was born in Tennessee and took the stage at an early age in her fathers church choir. She went on to become the bestselling rhythm and blues singer of all time, and the first woman to be installed in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the broadcasters life.Little People, BIG DREAMS is a bestselling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream. This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardback versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel
Dewey number
782.421644092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Language note
Translated from the Spanish
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Blackwell, Amy
Series statement
Little people, big dreams
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Franklin, Aretha
  • African American women singers
  • Singers
  • Soul musicians
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Aretha Franklin, written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Amy Blackwell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in Spain in 2020 under the title "Pequeña & Grande Corazon Aquino, by Alba Editorial, in Barcelona. Published by arrangement with Alba Editorial. Translation rights arranged by IMC Agència Literària, SL"--Copyright page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1130255988
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780711246867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1130255988
Label
Aretha Franklin, written by Maria Isabel Sánchez Vegara ; illustrated by Amy Blackwell
Publication
Note
"First published in Spain in 2020 under the title "Pequeña & Grande Corazon Aquino, by Alba Editorial, in Barcelona. Published by arrangement with Alba Editorial. Translation rights arranged by IMC Agència Literària, SL"--Copyright page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
on1130255988
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780711246867
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)1130255988

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