The piano man

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(1)
4 star
 
(0)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Publisher:
Walker and Co.,
Pub. Date:
1998.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: LG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 840L
Description

In this beautiful story, poignant prose and lush paintings tell the story of a girl's bond with her grandfather through their shared love of music. Eric Velasquez' stunning picture book debut, for which he received the Coretta Scott King New Talent Award, captures Debbi Chocolate's vivid memories of her grandfather, the piano man, his long career spanning decades of American music history, and his special talent for sharing his passion with generation after generation.

Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780802786470
9780802786463
Reading Level:
LG
Level 4.8, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 840L
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Tagging
Tags:
No Tags, Be the first to tag this record!
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID cc0e6b0e-6b57-4a31-b4ad-fa59a96f905d
Grouping Title piano man
Grouping Author chocolate deborah m newton
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-09-24 23:30:52PM
Last Indexed 2018-09-25 01:20:27AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level LG
accelerated_reader_point_value 0.5
accelerated_reader_reading_level 4.8
auth_author2 Velasquez, Eric,
author Chocolate, Deborah M. Newton.
author2-role Velasquez, Eric,ill.
author_display Chocolate, Deborah M. Newton
available_at_school Amqui Elementary, Andrew Jackson Elementary, Fall-Hamilton Elementary, Glendale Elementary, Granbery Elementary, Harpeth Valley Elementary, Harris Hillman School, Head Magnet Middle, Hull-Jackson Montessori, JE Moss Elementary, Julia Green Elementary, Mt. View Elementary, Pennington Elementary, Robert E Lillard Elementary, Shayne Elementary, Thomas A Edison Elementary, Westmeade Elementary
collection_school Everyone
detailed_location_school Amqui Elementary - Everyone, Andrew Jackson Elementary - Everyone, Fall-Hamilton Elementary - Everyone, Glendale Elementary - Everyone, Granbery Elementary - Everyone, Harpeth Valley Elementary - Everyone, Harris Hillman - Teen Everyone, Head Middle Magnet - Teen Everyone, Hull-Jackson Montessori - Everyone, Julia Green Elementary - Everyone, Moss Elementary - Everyone, Mt. View Elementary - Everyone, Pennington Elementary - Everyone, Robert E Lillard Elementary - Everyone, Shayne Elementary - Everyone, Thomas A. Edison Elementary - Everyone, Westmeade Elementary - Everyone
display_description A young Afro-American girl recalls the life story of her grandfather who performed in vaudeville and played piano for the silent movies.
format_category_school Books
format_school Book
id cc0e6b0e-6b57-4a31-b4ad-fa59a96f905d
isbn 9780802786463, 9780802786470
item_details ils:CARL0000099800|35192020917195|Main Library - Kids Easy|E Chocola|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||MN||, ils:CARL0000099800|35192020917229|North - Kids Easy|E Chocola|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||NO||, ils:CARL0000099800|35192020917294|Hadley Park - Kids Easy|E Chocola|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||HP||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01193446|Hull-Jackson Montessori - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1Z451||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01199484|Granbery Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1S370||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01322247|Moss Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1J310||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01405162|Andrew Jackson Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||21460||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01441437|Harpeth Valley Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1V395||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01462628|Amqui Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||10105||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01494681|Pennington Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2K640||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01550360|Head Middle Magnet - Teen Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||4E410||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01562654|Westmeade Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2Y775||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01671794|Mt. View Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2E576||, ils:CARL0000099800|A01938120|Harris Hillman - Teen Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||65397||, ils:CARL0000099800|B00000184|Julia Green Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1U380||, ils:CARL0000099800|B00039535|Robert E Lillard Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||26500||, ils:CARL0000099800|P00185501|Glendale Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1M330||, ils:CARL0000099800|P00196008|Fall-Hamilton Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||1I308||, ils:CARL0000099800|P00670504|Shayne Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2N682||, ils:CARL0000099800|P00675508|Thomas A. Edison Elementary - Everyone|E CHO|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||2D575||
itype_school Book
last_indexed 2018-09-25T06:20:27.751Z
lexile_code AD: Adult Directed
lexile_score 840
literary_form Unknown
literary_form_full Unknown
local_callnumber_school E CHO
owning_library_school Schools
owning_location_school Amqui Elementary, Andrew Jackson Elementary, Fall-Hamilton Elementary, Glendale Elementary, Granbery Elementary, Harpeth Valley Elementary, Harris Hillman School, Head Magnet Middle, Hull-Jackson Montessori, JE Moss Elementary, Julia Green Elementary, Mt. View Elementary, Pennington Elementary, Robert E Lillard Elementary, Shayne Elementary, Thomas A Edison Elementary, Westmeade Elementary
primary_isbn 9780802786470
publishDate 1998
record_details ils:CARL0000099800|Book|Books||English|Walker and Co.,|1998.|32 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_school
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:CARL0000099800 A01494681 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01938120 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 P00185501 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 B00039535 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01462628 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01405162 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 35192020917294 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000099800 A01322247 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 35192020917229 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000099800 A01199484 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 35192020917195 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false false
ils:CARL0000099800 A01441437 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01550360 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01671794 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 P00670504 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01562654 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 P00675508 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 P00196008 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 A01193446 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
ils:CARL0000099800 B00000184 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
subject_facet African Americans -- Juvenile fiction, Grandfathers -- Juvenile fiction, Pianists -- Juvenile fiction, Silent films -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The piano man
title_full The piano man / Debbi Chocolate ; illustrations by Eric Velasquez
title_short The piano man
topic_facet African Americans, Grandfathers, Pianists, Silent films