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Author Carlon, Mick, author.

Title Riding on Duke's train / Mick Carlon.

Publication Info. Teaticket, Massachusetts : Leapfrog Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Fiction    j CARLON,MIC    Available
Edition 1st edition.
Description 173 pages ; 20 cm
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Note "A LeapKids book."
"Leapfrog kids."
Audience Middle grade.
Summary Nine-year-old Danny, an orphan, hitches a ride on a train one night in 1937 Georgia and before he knows it, he has a home in Harlem with Duke Ellington, meets many famous musicians, and tours America and, later, the world with Duke's orchestra.
Subject African American musicians -- Juvenile fiction.
Musicians -- Juvenile fiction.
Jazz -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 -- Juvenile fiction.
Duke Ellington Orchestra -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Travel -- Juvenile fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Europe -- History -- 1918-1945 -- Juvenile fiction.
Musicians -- Fiction.
Jazz -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 -- Fiction.
Duke Ellington Orchestra -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Fiction.
Travel -- Fiction.
Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Europe -- History -- 1918-1945 -- Fiction.
ISBN 9781935248064 (alk. paper)
1935248065 (alk. paper)

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