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Get Up, Stand Up

Written by Cedella Marley & illustrated by John Jay Cabuay
Published by Chronicle Books
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Bob Marley’s music has inspired millions of listeners around the world with messages of peace, love, and truth. This third picture book adaptation of one of his beloved songs has a timely message for children: To counter injustice, lift others up with kindness and courage. As a young girl goes on with her day in school, she comes across several instances of teasing and intimidation. But with loving action and some help from her friends, she’s able to make things right for herself and others. With exuberant pictures by John Jay Cabuay accompanying Marley’s iconic lyrics, Get Up, Stand Up is a vibrant testament to the power we all have to make a difference.

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Who Wrote Get Up, Stand Up

Cedella Marley

Cedella Marley, the eldest child of Bob Marley, is also the author of <em>One Love</em> and <em>Three Little Birds</em> and performs with the Melody Makers internationally. She lives in Miami, Florida.

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Who Illustrated Get Up, Stand Up

John Jay Cabuay

John Jay Cabuay received his MFA in illustration from the Fashion Institute of Technology, and his illustrations have graced the covers of newspapers, magazines, and books worldwide. He lives in New York City.

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