Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix
Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix
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Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix

Written by Gary Golio & illustrated by Javaka Steptoe
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6 - 9
Reading age
32
Page count
54
Words per page
AD900L
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Oct 4, 2010
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Jimi Hendrix was many things - a superstar, a rebel, a hero, an innovator. But first, he was a boy named Jimmy who loved to draw and paint and listen to records. A boy who played air guitar with a broomstick and longed for a real guitar of his own. A boy who asked himself a question: Could someone paint pictures with sound? This a story of a talented child who learns to see, hear, and interpret the world around him in his own unique way. It is also a story of a determined kid with a vision, who worked hard to become a devoted and masterful artist. Jimi Hendrix - a groundbreaking performer whose music shook the very foundations of rock ‘n’ roll.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780618852796
    Publication Date
    October 4, 2010
    Publisher
    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
    Page Count
    32
    Words Per Page
    54
    Audience
    Picture
    Reading Age
    6 - 9 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2009047727
    Lexile® Level
    AD900L
    Scholastic Level
    S
    Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
    ~V
    ATOS® Book Level
    5.6
    Accelerated Reader® Points
    0.5
    Accelerated Reader Quiz
    140255
    Accelerated Reader Interest Level
    LG

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