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The Resource Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley

Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley

Label
Black cat bone
Title
Black cat bone
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Robert Johnson was born in rural Mississippi and died young, leaving little behind except blues like no one sung the blues before him. A legend says that Robert sold his soul to the devil in return for becoming King of the Delta Blues."--From source other than the Library of Congress
Summary
"Robert Johnson was born in rural Mississippi and died young, leaving little behind except blues like no one sung the blues before him. A legend says that Robert sold his soul to the devil in return for becoming King of the Delta Blues."--From source other than the Library of Congress
Award
School Library Journal Best Books, 2006.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
159053
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lewis, J. Patrick
Dewey number
811/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
poetry
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Kelley, Gary
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Johnson, Robert
  • African American musicians
  • Blues musicians
  • Mississippi
  • Children's poetry, American
  • Blues (Music)
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the life of blues legend Robert Johnson
Label
Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
  • What son house saw
  • At the crossroad, highways 61 and 49
  • Cross road blues (lyrics)
  • Bluesman's lament
  • Mystery man
  • Movin' out movin' on blues
  • Sweet home Chicago (lyrics)
  • First recording session
  • Terraplane blues (lyrics)
  • Women lying awake
  • Who was Robert Johnson?
  • Three forks
  • Tall tale about a short man
  • Long ride
  • 1938
  • Voice from the grave
  • Endnotes
  • Bibliography
  • Foreword
  • 1911
  • Young Robert
  • Night Virginia died
  • Disappeared
  • Congregation blues
  • Jook joint Saturday night
Control code
ocm61240779
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781568461946
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005052298
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)61240779
Label
Black cat bone, J. Patrick Lewis ; illustrations by Gary Kelley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 48)
Contents
  • What son house saw
  • At the crossroad, highways 61 and 49
  • Cross road blues (lyrics)
  • Bluesman's lament
  • Mystery man
  • Movin' out movin' on blues
  • Sweet home Chicago (lyrics)
  • First recording session
  • Terraplane blues (lyrics)
  • Women lying awake
  • Who was Robert Johnson?
  • Three forks
  • Tall tale about a short man
  • Long ride
  • 1938
  • Voice from the grave
  • Endnotes
  • Bibliography
  • Foreword
  • 1911
  • Young Robert
  • Night Virginia died
  • Disappeared
  • Congregation blues
  • Jook joint Saturday night
Control code
ocm61240779
Dimensions
31 cm.
Extent
48 p.
Isbn
9781568461946
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2005052298
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)61240779

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