Harlem's Little Blackbird

Harlem's Little Blackbird

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A tribute to lesser-known Harlem Renaissance performer Florence Mills includes coverage of her youth as a child of former slaves, her singing and dancing performances that inspired songs and entire plays, and the struggles with racism that prompted her advocacy of all-black theater and musicals.
Publisher: New York : Random House Children's Books, c2012
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780375869730
0375869735
9780375969737
037596973X
9780375985379
0375985379
Branch Call Number: j 782.42165092 M657w 2012 Beginning Facts
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Robinson, Christian - Illustrator

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While she is not well know because she was never recorded or filmed, Florence Mills had an amazing voice and a generous spirit. This picture book biography follows her journey from the daughter of former slaves to stardom as a singer and performer.


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