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Author: Troy Andrews
Key Words: Children, Music, Trombone, Caldecott Honor
Hailing from the Tremé neighborhood in New Orleans, Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews got his nickname by wielding a trombone twice as long as he was high. A prodigy, he was leading his own band by age six, and today this Grammy-nominated artist headlines the legendary New Orleans Jazz Fest. Along with esteemed illustrator Bryan Collier, Andrews has created a lively picture book autobiography about how he followed his dream of becoming a musician, despite the odds, until he reached international stardom. Trombone Shorty is a celebration of the rich cultural history of New Orleans and the power of music.
Rating: 3 of 5 stars
A story about a little boy that loves his trombone and jazz, and practices hard to bring something wonderful out of it.
Star Rating System
5 = Loved It, 4 = Really Liked It, 3 = Liked It, 2 = It's Okay, 1 = Didn't Like It.
Cleanliness: no incidents.
Ages: 4 - 8
Grade Level: PreK - 3rd