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Woody Guthrie: Poet of the People

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A beautiful tribute to Americas greatest folksinger.

Woody Guthrie spent his life putting into words and music what the rest of America was thinking. He roamed from coast to coast and captured the despair of those displaced by the Great Depression and the dust bowl, eulogized workers, and celebrated the great natural beauty of America. This is an introductory biography presented as a picture book with a brief lyrical text and powerful, hand-tinted, woodcut-like illustrations. It includes the complete lyrics to “This Land Is Your Land” and excerpts from his other songs. A book for all ages, it makes this talented and tragic man accessible to young children and will please his older folksinging fans with its stunning art.

A Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book

An ALA Notable Book

A New York Times Notable Book

A Parents Choice Gold Award Winner

An Oklahoma Book Award Finalist

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An introductory biography of famous folk singer Woody Guthrie presented as a picture book with a brief lyrical text and woodcut-like illustrations. Includes the complete lyrics to his "This Land is Your Land."

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780553112030
Author:
Christensen, Bonnie
Publisher:
Dragonfly Books
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Music
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Guthrie, Woody
Subject:
Folk singers
Subject:
Children s Activities-Music
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Publication Date:
20090631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
FULL COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10.34x7.31x.19 in. .33 lbs.
Age Level:
00-UP

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