Ella Queen of Jazz

Ella Queen of Jazz
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Format: Hardback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847809186
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Description

Ella Fitzgerald sang the blues and she sang them good. Ella and her fellas were on the way up! It seemed like nothing could stop her, until the biggest club in town refused to let her play… and all because of her colour. But when all hope seemed lost, little did Ella imagine that a Hollywood star would step in to help. This is the incredible true story of how a remarkable friendship between Ella Fitzgerald and Marilyn Monroe was born – and how they worked together to overcome prejudice and adversity.  An inspiring story, strikingly illustrated, about the unlikely friendship between two celebrated female icons of America’s golden age.

The author

HELEN HANCOCKS is the best-selling author/illustrator of three picture books to date: William and the Missing Masterpiece, William Heads to Hollywood, and Penguin in Peril. She lives and works in the UK.

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Specs

Format: Hardback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847809186
Size: 9.252 in x 11.417 in / 235 mm x 290 mm
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