The Jazz Man

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1993, 1977, c1966.
2nd Aladdin Books ed.
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IL: MG - BL: 4.6 - AR Pts: 1
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Zeke, a nine-year-old boy with a lame leg, lives five flights up in a house in Harlem and amuses himself by looking out the windows. When the Jazz Man with his wonderful music moves into a room across the court, Zeke's life takes on new meaning--until trouble comes in the form of near abandonment. A Newbery Honor Book.
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Grouping Title jazz man
Grouping Author weik mary hays
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-01 23:10:40PM
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subject_facet African-Americans. -- Fiction, Alcoholism -- Fiction, Harlem (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction, Jazz. -- Fiction, Musicians. -- Fiction, Newbery Medal
title_display The Jazz Man
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