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  • ISBN: 9781944903848
  • ISBN: 1944903844
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: Petaluma, CA : Cameron kids, an imprint of Cameron+Company, [2019]

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'Following the 2015 mass shooting that took nine ... Read More
Subject: Mass shootings.
Charleston (S.C.)
Emanuel AME Church (Charleston, S.C.)
Obama, Barack.

  • Baker & Taylor
    'Following the 2015 mass shooting that took nine lives in a historic Black church in Charleston, South Carolina, President Obama sang "Amazing grace" to a grieving congregation and nation. Inspired by the event, songwriter Zoe Mulford wrote a song called"The president sang amazing grace."' This picture book features the lyrics of this song and the paintings by filmmaker Jeff Scher, originally created for a short film for the song, performed by Joan Baez."--Front book flap.
  • Baker & Taylor
    Presents a lyrical account of the day the 44th president sang with a grieving nation following the 2015 shooting in a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, in a tribute that includes victim biographies and excerpts from Obama’s eulogy. Media tie-in. Illustrations.
  • Baker & Taylor
    Recounts the mass shooting in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17, 2015 and President Obama's remarks to the grieving congregation on June 26, 2015.
  • Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
    Lyrical account of the day President Obama sang with a grieving nation following the 2015 shooting in a black church in Charleston, South Carolina
    When nine people were killed in a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, in 2015, the nation grieved as one, and when President Barack Obama sang 'Amazing Grace' during his eulogy for Reverend Clementa Pinckney, it was acknowledged as one of the most powerful moments of his presidency. Singer/songwriter Zoe Mulford was so moved that she wrote the song 'the President Sang Amazing Grace," which was then illustrated by filmmaker and painter Jeff Scher for a video that has been viewed countless times. This book presents the lyrics to the song, Scher's paintings, excerpts from Obama's eulogy, biographies of those who were killed, historical context, and sheet music.

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