Little Melba And Her Big Trombone
by Katheryn Russell-Brown, Illustrated by Frank Morrison
- 1 Time AALBC.com Bestselling Book!
- Coretta Scott King Award Winning Book 2015
- An NAACP Image Award Honored Book
Publication Date: Aug 20, 2014
List Price: $19.95
Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
Target Age Group: Picture Book
Imprint: Lee & Low Books
Publisher: Lee & Low Books
Parent Company: Lee & Low Books
A biography of African American jazz virtuoso Melba Doretta Liston, a pioneering twentieth-century trombone player, composer, and music arranger at a time when few women, of any race, played brass instruments and were part of the jazz scene.