Jam!: The Story of Jazz Music

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Rosen, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 64 pages
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JAM!: The Story of Jazz Music

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

A busy page design—artily superimposed text and photos, tinted portraits, and break-out boxes—and occasionally infelicitous writing ("Trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie became . . . bandleader of the quintet ... Read full review

About the author (1999)

Jeanne M. Lee has illustrated numerous books for children. Lee was born to Chinese parents and spent her childhood in Vietnam. She now lives in Brookline, Massachusetts.

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