Bessie Smith and the night riders / Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by John Holyfield. - SHERLOC
Bessie Smith and the night riders / Sue Stauffacher ; illustrated by John Holyfield.
New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2006.
1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 27 cm.
Blues (Music) -- Juvenile fiction.
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Ku Klux Klan (1915- ) -- Juvenile fiction.
Smith, Bessie, 1894-1937
North Carolina -- Juvenile fiction.
Includes bibliographical references.
Black blues singer Bessie Smith single-handedly scares off Ku Klux Klan members who are trying to disrupt her show one hot July night in Concord, North Carolina. Includes historical note.
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