Bibliographic Information: Myers, W. D., & Myers, C. A. (2007). Jazz. New York: Holiday House.

Annotation: This book consists of poems on each page describing jazz music and how it relates and is inspired by African Americans.

Genre: Poetry and Rhymes, Rhyming Story, Historical fiction

Grade level: K-3RD

Readers who will like this book: Readers who are interested in culturally diverse books, literature about African Americans, Music, and Jazz would enjoy this book.

Personal response and rating: 5/5 The illustrations were beautiful and I learned about African American History and music and how they go hand in hand.

Text dependent question: Who is Miss. Kitty in the story?

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