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Title:
What a song can do : 12 riffs on the power of music
Author:
Armstrong, Jennifer, 1961-
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Knopf, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
200 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
Twelve stories describe the power of music in young people's lives, from forming a community of individuals in a high school band to helping a young man connect to his Indian heritage through ancient songs.
Language:
English
Contents:
Variations on a theme / Ron Koertge -- Warrior song / Joseph Bruchac -- Riffs / by Ann Manheimer -- What a song can do / David Levithan -- Piano obsession / Ibtisam S. Barakat -- Audition / J. Alison James -- Tangled notes in watermelon / Dian Curtis Regan -- Ballad of a prodigy / Jude Mandell -- Song of Stones River / Jennifer Armstrong -- Gypsy's violin / Gail Giles -- New Town / Alexandra Siy -- Third kind of funny / Sarah Ellis.
Reading Level:
780 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.1 6.0 78567.

Reading Counts RC High School 5.7 10 Quiz: 36328 Guided reading level: NR.
ISBN:
9780375924996

9780375824999
Format :
Book