Mister and Lady Day (Hardcover)
Billie Holiday and the Dog Who Loved Her
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152058067, 32pp.
Publication Date: June 18, 2013
About the Author
Amy Novesky has written several well-received picture books including Georgia in Hawaii: When Georgia O’Keeffe Painted What She Pleased, illustrated by Yuyi Morales. Ms. Novesky lives with her family in Sausalito, California. Visit her online at www.amynovesky.com.
Praise For Mister and Lady Day: Billie Holiday and the Dog Who Loved Her…
"By highlighting Lady Day's affectionate relationship with Mister, Novesky and Newton invite readers to admire the illustrious singer in a sparkling new light."
"This introduction to the jazz great has tons of kid appeal."
—School Library Journal
"Both text and art capture the sweet bond between Holiday and her beloved animals."