Roxane Orgill came to writing books through journalism. She worked as a freelance music critic for over twenty years before starting her first children’s book about Louis Armstrong (If I Only Had a Horn, 1997). Orgill is a graduate of the University of Illinois and King’s College London. She lives with her husband and son in New York. For more, visit her at roxaneorgill.net
Illustrated by Francis Vallejo
What happens when you invite as many jazz musicians as you can for a photo in 1950s Harlem?
"The gorgeous acrylic and pastel art illustrations perfectly capture the joyful chaos of the event." - Buffalo News
Released May 23, 2017