Ella Fitzgerald (Little People, Big Dreams)

Author: Isabel Sanchez Vegara
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General Fields

  • : $19.99(AUD)
  • : 9781786030863
  • : Quarto Publishing Group UK
  • : Frances Lincoln Children's Books
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  • : November 2017
  • : 240mm X 195mm
  • : January 2018
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  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Isabel Sanchez Vegara
  • : Little People, Big Dreams
  • : Hardback
  • : 418
  • : Barbara Alca
  • : English
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  • : 32
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Barcode 9781786030863
9781786030863

Description

Meet Ella Fitzgerald, one of the most influential jazz singers of all time! Part of the beloved Little People, BIG DREAMS series, this inspiring and informative little biography follows the inspirational life of the First Lady of Song, from her early singing days on the streets of Harlem to her success as a jazz legend, with the message: "It's not where you come from, but where you're going that counts."

Ella Fitzgerald grew up near Harlem, in New York, where she was surrounded by music and dance. After winning first prize in a talent competition at the Apollo Theater, she went on to tour the world with her pioneering voice. This moving book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the singer's life.

Little People, BIG DREAMS is a best-selling series of books and educational games that explore the lives of outstanding people, from designers and artists to scientists and activists. All of them achieved incredible things, yet each began life as a child with a dream.

This empowering series offers inspiring messages to children of all ages, in a range of formats. The board books are told in simple sentences, perfect for reading aloud to babies and toddlers. The hardcover versions present expanded stories for beginning readers. Boxed gift sets allow you to collect a selection of the books by theme. Paper dolls, learning cards, matching games, and other fun learning tools provide even more ways to make the lives of these role models accessible to children.

Inspire the next generation of outstanding people who will change the world with Little People, BIG DREAMS!