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Blues journey

Walter Dean Myers

Blues journey

by Walter Dean Myers

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Published by Holiday House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Blues (Music) -- Poetry,
  • African Americans -- Poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Walter Dean Myers ; illustrated by Christopher Myers.
    GenrePoetry
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23247224M
    ISBN 100823416135, 0823420795
    LC Control Number2001016645

    Get this from a library! Blues journey. [Walter Dean Myers] -- Explores the poetry of the blues with words which is America's music of the way the black people lived.   The blues aren't all sad. There's joy in the blues as well as heartbreak. Love discovered. Love lost. Love just around the corner. In this beautiful tribute to the poetry and art of the blues, renowned author Walter Dean Myers collaborates with his son, award-winning illustrator Christopher Myers, in a true masterpiece of picture book creation filled with struggle, grief, hope, joy, and love.

    Blues Journey (Book): Myers, Walter Dean: A blues poem offers the history of the African American experience. Blues Journey; Blues Journey. By. Walter Dean Myers. Illustrated by. Christopher Myers. Rich paintings in limited colors convey the power of a people and a piece of their history. Done in the cadence of the Blues, this unique and powerful picture book inspired by the uniquely African American music and related experience is for older readers.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Blues Journey briefly explores the blues. Walter Dean Myers prefaces his lyrics with a note about this musical genre. We then travel with the speaker through the sadness that he has experienced over his lifetime. W.D. Myers adds a timeline of blues landmarks and a glossary of blues terms to the end of the book/5(8).


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W.D. Myers adds a timeline of blues landmarks and a glossary of blues terms to the end of the book/5(9). Sorrow and pain are Blues journey book dominant emotions, though hope, Blues journey book, tenderness and celebration make appearances as the title indicates, the book is a journey, and the verses and images progress forward through the timeline of the blues, from the end of slavery through the beginning of the civil rights movement.5/5(5).

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In this beautiful tribute to the poetry and art of the blues, renowned author Walter Dean Myers collaborates with his son, award-winning illustrator Christopher Myers, in a true masterpiece of picture book creation filled with struggle, grief, hope, joy, and love.

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Blues Journey is a blues poem written by Walter Dean Myers and illustrated by Christopher Myers. It is a well illustrated piece where the reader can see the story through pictures alone. The poem is about an African American journey from the middle passage throughout : Holiday House.

Together, father and son weave an enchanting story of the creation of the blues through the experiences of African Americans from the end of slavery through the beginning of the civil rights movement. This book is for older children who love music and their. About Blues Journey.

The blues aren’t all sad. There’s joy in the blues as well as heartbreak. Love discovered. Love lost. Love just around the corner.

In this beautiful tribute to the poetry and art of the blues, renowned author Walter Dean Myers collaborates with his son, award-winning illustrator Christopher Myers, in a true masterpiece of picture book creation filled with struggle.

Blues Journey. by Walter Dean Myers and Christopher Myers. Walter Dean Myers’s picture book poem illustrates the connection between blues Walter Dean Myers’s picture book poem illustrates the connection between blues music, poetry, and the real-life events that inspire them.

The author begins with a history of the blues, tracing its roots to Africa and describing its metamorphosis in America, as freed captives began to explore lyrics fully and white musicians became.

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The African experience in America is celebrated with a soulful, affecting blues poem that details the long journey from the Middle Passage to life today. Accompanied by Myers's bold and powerful paintings, "Blues Journey" creates its own resonant music.

Full color. Blues Journey by Walter Dean Myers Illustrator(s): Christopher Myers Hardcover | Pages: 48 Size: 11 X /2 | USD: $ ISBN: Publication Date: March 1, Age: All ages | Guided Reading Level: N Themes: African American Interest, Poetry.Picture books for children Juvenile materials Picture books Blues poetry Juvenile works Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Myers, Walter Dean, Blues journey.

New York: Holiday House, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Primary school: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Walter Dean Myers; Christopher Myers.