|aRoots and blues : |ba celebration / |cArnold Adoff ; painting by R. Gregory Christie.
|aNew York : |bClarion Books, |c2011.
|a86 p. : |bcol. ill. ; |c24 cm.
|aLyrical text explores how Blues have been part of everyday life throughout history, from its origins in the sounds of the earth, through slaves' voices singing of freedom, to today's greatest performers--and listeners.