Clayton Byrd Goes UndergroundLarge Print - 2018
Grieving for his beloved grandfather, Cool Papa, and forbidden to play the blues by his hardworking mother, Clayton leaves home to seek his grandfather's band, the Bluesmen, but discovers much more.
Publisher: Waterville, ME :, Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company,, 2018
Edition: Large print edition
Copyright Date: ©2017
Call Number: LARGE PRINT jF WILL
Characteristics: 191 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm large print,rda
From Library Staff
2017 National Book Award nominee. The conjunction of two African-American music genres, both born of struggle, is a colorful backdrop for this lively story. Strong characterizations and vivid musical scenes add layers to this warm family story.