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The Resource Muddy : the story of blues legend Muddy Waters, Michael Mahin ; illustrated by Evan Turk

Muddy : the story of blues legend Muddy Waters, Michael Mahin ; illustrated by Evan Turk

Label
Muddy : the story of blues legend Muddy Waters
Title
Muddy
Title remainder
the story of blues legend Muddy Waters
Statement of responsibility
Michael Mahin ; illustrated by Evan Turk
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents the life of blues legend Muddy Waters, describing how he persisted with his interest in music despite a lack of encouragement from his family and record producers, leading him to Chicago where he was able to record his unique country blues sound
Summary
A picture book celebration of the indomitable Muddy Waters, a blues musician whose fierce and electric sound laid the groundwork for what would become rock and roll
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Award, 2018.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book, 2017.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10575297
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mahin, Michael James
Dewey number
782.421643092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 004-008
  • 620L
  • Decoding demand: 80 (high)
  • Semantic demand: 90 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 88 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 86 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Interest level
LG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 620
  • 620
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
3.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Turk, Evan
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Muddy Waters
  • Muddy Waters
  • Muddy Waters
  • Blues musicians
  • Blues musicians
  • Blues musicians
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Cultural Heritage
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Music
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Music
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Muddy : the story of blues legend Muddy Waters, Michael Mahin ; illustrated by Evan Turk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1882727
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481443494
Lccn
2015045539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781481443494
  • (OCoLC)930508815
Label
Muddy : the story of blues legend Muddy Waters, Michael Mahin ; illustrated by Evan Turk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1882727
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9781481443494
Lccn
2015045539
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781481443494
  • (OCoLC)930508815

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