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Author Hopkinson, Deborah.
Title Home on the range : John A. Lomax and his cowboy songs / by Deborah Hopkinson ; illustrated by S.D. Schindler.
Pub Info New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, c2009.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J 782.42 Hop     AVAILABLE
 Chilmark Juv Collection  J 921 LOMAX     AVAILABLE
Descript 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 24 x 29 cm.
Audience AD770L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader LG 5.2 0.5 0.5 126999
Awards A Junior Library Guild selection
Summary As a child, John Avery Lomax loved the songs he heard the cowboys singing along the nearby Chisholm Trail. He began writing them down at an early age. As John grew older, he traveled the country collecting and recording cowboy songs, helping to preserve many favorites.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references.
Subject Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948 -- Juvenile literature.
Lomax, John A. (John Avery), 1867-1948.
Ethnomusicologists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Folk songs, English -- United States -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
Folklorists -- United States -- Biography.
Folk songs, English -- United States -- History and criticism.
Add Author Schindler, S. D.
ISBN 9780399239960 (reinforced) : $16.99
0399239960 (reinforced) : $16.99
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