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The Resource Let me hear a rhyme, Tiffany D. Jackson ; with lyrics by Malik "Malik-16" Sharif

Let me hear a rhyme, Tiffany D. Jackson ; with lyrics by Malik "Malik-16" Sharif

Label
Let me hear a rhyme
Title
Let me hear a rhyme
Statement of responsibility
Tiffany D. Jackson ; with lyrics by Malik "Malik-16" Sharif
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Language
eng
Summary
  • When a young black teen is murdered, his two best friends decide to keep his memory alive by promoting his music -- rhymes that could turn any hangout into a party -- with the help of his younger sister, Jasmine, who is out for justice. As the buzz builds, it forces Quadir, Jarrell, and Jasmine, to each confront the death in their own ways
  • Brooklyn, 1998. When their best friend Steph is killed, Quadir and Jarrell don't want his tracks to lie forgotten. They know his beats could turn any Bed-Stuy corner into a celebration. With the help of Steph's younger sister, Jasmine, they come up with a plan to promote Steph's music under a new rap name: The Architect. When his mixtape catches the attention of a hotheaded music rep and, the trio must race to prove Steph's talent from beyond the grave. In doing so, they are forced to confront the truth about what happened to Steph. Only each has something to hide... and a lot to lose -- Adapted from jacket
Summary
After their friend Steph is murdered, Quadir, Jarrell, and Steph's sister Jasmine promote his music under a new rap name, the Architect, but when his demo catches a music label rep's attention, the trio must prove his talent from beyond the grave
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Award
Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2019.
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10780469
Cataloging source
YDX
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Jackson, Tiffany D
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.1.J353
LC item number
Le 2019
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  • 610
  • 610
Literary form
novels
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  • 9
  • 12
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Sharif, Malik
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True
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  • Rap musicians
  • Teenagers
  • Hoaxes
  • Rap (Music)
  • Teenagers
  • Friendship
  • Grief
  • Young adult fiction
  • Historical fiction
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Let me hear a rhyme, Tiffany D. Jackson ; with lyrics by Malik "Malik-16" Sharif
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780062840325
Lccn
2018968472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1049789848
  • (OCoLC)on1049789848
  • 623968
Label
Let me hear a rhyme, Tiffany D. Jackson ; with lyrics by Malik "Malik-16" Sharif
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780062840325
Lccn
2018968472
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1049789848
  • (OCoLC)on1049789848
  • 623968

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