The Resource Shaky Bones : a story of the Harlem Renaissance, (ebook)

Shaky Bones : a story of the Harlem Renaissance, (ebook)

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Shaky Bones : a story of the Harlem Renaissance
Title
Shaky Bones
Title remainder
a story of the Harlem Renaissance
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Language
eng
Summary
The famous poet Countee Cullen gives Simon Brocade his nickname: Shaky Bones. As Shaky explains it, when the music starts, he just can't be still! Music and creativity seem to ooze from everyone in Shaky's neighborhood during the Harlem Renaissance-- including from Shaky. He wants to be famous as a poet. A young poet's competition teaches Shaky that being known as a good person might just be better than being known as a talent. Shaky guides readers through the Harlem of his day, introduces us to prominent writers and musicians of the era, and brings us the excitement of the Harlem Renaissance. Each volume in this innovative historical-fiction series is designed to look like a scrapbook created by the story's main character. Each historical period comes vividly to life in events chosen for their curricular relevance. Elementary students will love the activity section, which encourages readers to write their own historical fiction, offers instructions for personal scrapbooking, and provides lessons in compiling oral histories from family and friends. Additional features to aid comprehension include a historical essay on the actual event, a table of contents, a glossary, informative sidebars, sources for further research, and an introduction to the author
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Midwest
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Dell, Pamela
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[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
Series statement
Scrapbooks of America
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  • Harlem Renaissance
  • African Americans
  • Harlem Renaissance
  • African Americans
  • Poetry
  • Electronic books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Shaky Bones : a story of the Harlem Renaissance, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781634076562
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12169169
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12169169
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MWT12169169
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Shaky Bones : a story of the Harlem Renaissance, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781634076562
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12169169
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12169169
System control number
MWT12169169
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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