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Big Star Fallin' Mama: Five Women in Black Music


Book Description
Portraits of five black women and the kind of music they sang during a period of social change. Includes Ma Rainey, Bessie Smith, Mahalia Jackson, Billie Holiday, and Aretha Franklin.
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (8 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages160
ISBN-100140377476
ISBN-13978-0140377477
Publication Date02/01/1997
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About Hettie Jones (Author) : Hettie Jones is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Hettie Jones include Big Star Fallin' Mama: Five Women in Black Music, A Tree Stands Shin... more
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