Little People, Big Dreams: Ella Fitzgerald by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara
From the critically-acclaimed, bestselling series, Little People, BIG DREAMS, discover the life of 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.
Written by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara and illustrated by Barbara Alca.
Hardback format with 32 pages.
Published in the UK in 2018 by Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd.
Dimensions: 203 x 247 x 11 (mm)