The Resource Strange fruit : Billie holiday and the power of a protest song., Gary Golio

Strange fruit : Billie holiday and the power of a protest song., Gary Golio

Label
Strange fruit : Billie holiday and the power of a protest song.
Title
Strange fruit
Title remainder
Billie holiday and the power of a protest song.
Statement of responsibility
Gary Golio
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The audience was completely silent the first time Billie Holiday performed a song called "Strange Fruit." In the 1930s, Billie was known as a performer of jazz and blues music, but this song wasn't either of those things. It was a song about injustice, and it would change her life forever. Discover how two outsiders-Billie Holiday, a young black woman raised in poverty, and Abel Meeropol, the son of Jewish immigrants-combined their talents to create a song that challenged racism and paved the way for the Civil Rights movement
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Golio, Gary
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Text Difficulty 3 - Text Difficulty 5
  • MG/Middle grades (4th-8th)
  • 870
  • 4.8
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • ATOS Level
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Music
  • Sociology
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Strange fruit : Billie holiday and the power of a protest song., Gary Golio
Link
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003079242
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781512428377
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C000B808-514D-4150-AECB-FB507D617B1E
Label
Strange fruit : Billie holiday and the power of a protest song., Gary Golio
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0003079242
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781512428377
Isbn Type
(electronic bk)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
C000B808-514D-4150-AECB-FB507D617B1E

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