J is for Jazz
Go on a riotous romp through some of the foundations of jazz in this fun and educational look at America’s golden era of music. Readers are transported into the Jazz Age through sweeping, bold illustrations and lyrical profiles of historical figures and musical terms. Featuring a glossary of jazz slang, this ABC primer is sure to inform and delight readers and music lovers of all ages.
About Ann Ingalls (Kansas City, Missouri & Kansas Author)
Ann Ingalls has been writing for all of her adult life, both as an early childhood and special education teacher and as a freelance writer. She is the author of 25 books in print or forthcoming. Her first picture book, Little Piano Girl, was published in 2010. Ice Cream Soup, an early reader, was published in May of 2013 by Penguin. Her early reader series for Scholastic, Biggety Bat, launched in 2014 with strong sales figures. J Is For Jazz came out in September 2014 by World Book, Inc. to wonderful reviews. It was a PW Top Indie Pick for 2014. Her most recent sale is a nonfiction picture book, Fairy Floss, to be published by Little Bee Books in spring 2016. Visit her website at www.anningalls.com.