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Melody : no ordinary sound / by Denise Lewis Patrick ; illustrations by Blake Morrow.

Patrick, Denise Lewis, (author.). Morrow, Blake, (illustrator.). Patrick, Denise Lewis. Abridgement of (work): No ordinary sound. (Added Author).

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Melody is excited to sing her first solo and gleans inspiration from her brother's love of Motown and the words of Martin Luther King, Jr., but it soon becomes clear that things in the country are not fair for African Americans like her.
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Subject: African American girls > Juvenile fiction.
Civil rights movements > Juvenile fiction.
Music > Juvenile fiction.
Nineteen sixties > Juvenile fiction.
Singing > Juvenile fiction.
Discrimination > Juvenile fiction.
African Americans > Juvenile fiction.
Detroit (Mich.) > Juvenile fiction.
Detroit (Mich.) > History > 20th century > Juvenile fiction.
Detroit (Mich.)
Genre: Children's stories.
Detective and mystery fiction.
Historical fiction.

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