Josephine

The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker

Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
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A portrait of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her way from the slums of St. Louis to the grandest stages in the world. Meticulously researched by both author and artist, Josephine's powerful story of struggle and triumph is an inspiration and a spectacle, just like the legend herself.

Publisher: San Francisco :, Chronicle Books,, [2014]
ISBN: 9781452103143
1452103143
Branch Call Number: j 792.8092 B167p 2014
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) :,color illustrations ;,26 cm
Alternate Title: Josephine

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2015 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award Honor;
Robert F. Sibert Informational Award Honor. Performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker's life story is told through verse and lively paintings.

A portrait of the passionate performer and civil rights advocate Josephine Baker, the woman who worked her way from the slums of St. Louis to the grandest stages in the world.


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Dec 08, 2014
  • lukasevansherman rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

Beautifully illustrated book about the iconic African-American actress/dancer/singer who made her reputation in Paris. Probably better for older kids, as some of her costumes and dances were a wee bit suggestive.

Jul 15, 2014

This new website is T E R R I B L E..

The previous one was much simpler

I cannot find anything. It is terrible.

A thousand lashes with a wet noodle

to the person or persons that

DREAMED up this website.

/s/ Louis borda 01110873

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