“They take turns, tossing notes back and forth like jugglers.” In this accordion book, Charlie “Bird” Parker and John “Dizzy” Gillespie create a fun, faster kind of jazz called bebop. Afterword. Discography. Black-and-white photograph of Charlie “Bird” Parker and John “Dizzy” Gillespie. Full-color illustrations done in pastel, gouache, and sumi ink.
Bird & DizBook Verdict
ISBN: 9780763666606 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Candlewick Page Count: 52 Trim Size: 9 9/16" x 8 3/8" Dewey Classification: 781.65/5 Awards & Honors: SLJ’s Best Books of 2015, Nonfiction
2016 Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, K–2
2016 CCBC Choices–The Arts
Children’s Book Committee Bank Street College of Education Best Children’s Books of 2016, Arts
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