by Andrea Pinkney, Brian Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
A swinging, vibrant picture book about the jazz composer Duke Ellington, by the award-winning duo Andrea and Brian Pinkney.
A brief recounting of the career of this jazz musician and composer who, along with his orchestra, created music that was beyond category.
According to PW's starred review, "The husband-and-wife team captures the spirit of an individual, an era and a musical style." Ages 5-9. (Jan.) Copyright 2007 Reed Business Information.
Hardcover: 32 pages