Jazz

From the Series Live Oak Media eReadalong

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 5   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 5

“Exuberant music, powerful narration, and image-filled poetry combine to create this extraordinary recording, winner of ALA’s first Odyssey Award for excellence in audiobook production.” The Horn Book

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-43011-357-7
$29.95 $29.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 5
Reading Level Grade 5
Genre Fiction
Publisher Live Oak Media
Imprint Live Oak Media
Language English
Publication Date 2013-08-01
BISACS JUV031040, JUV000000
Graphics Full-color illustrations

Narrator: Vaneese Thomas

Illustrator: Christopher Myers

Christopher Myers is an award-winning picture book writer and illustrator, but that's not all. He is also a fine artist, a filmmaker, a photographer, a video artist, a clothes designer, and a proud Brooklynite. Christopher has won many awards for his children's books, including a Caldecott Honor, four Coretta Scott King Honors, three Boston Globe-Horn Book Honors, a New York Times Best Illustrated citation, and a Charlotte Zolotow Honor. A graduate of Brown University, Christopher was a member of the prestigious Whitney Museum Studio Program. His fine art has been shown in museums and galleries around the country, including PS1, the Institute of Contemporary Arts (Philadelphia), and the Museum of Contemporary Arts (Chicago). His film on Kenya for the Sundance Institute and the Gates Foundation has been used to launch Sundance's Short Film Challenge.

Author: Walter Dean Myers

Walter Dean Myers has received accolades including the Margaret A. Edwards Award, the Coretta Scott King Award, Michael L. Printz Award, National Book Award Finalist, and Newbery Honors. In 2019 he was posthumously awarded the Children's Literature Legacy Award.