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- ISBN: 9781681198507
- ISBN: 1681198509
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
- Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury Children's Books, 2020.
- Copyright: ©2020
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||Includes bibliographical references.|
|Summary, etc.:||In this stirring biography of a true artistic and social icon, young readers learn how Aretha's talent, intelligence, and perseverance made her a star who will shine on for generations to come. --|
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