One Love by Cedella Marley
  

Synopsis

One Love by Cedella Marley

This heartwarming picture book adapted from one of Bob Marley's most beloved songs brings the joyful spirit and unforgettable lyrics of his music to life for a new generation. Readers will delight in dancing to the beat and feeling the positive groove of change when one girl enlists her friends, family and community to help transform her neighbourhood for the better. Adapted by Cedella Marley, Bob Marley's first child, and gorgeously illustrated by the talented Vanessa Newton, One Love is a colourful and upbeat testament to the amazing things that can happen when we all get together with one love in our hearts.

Reviews

A feel-good story of a community coming together - Publishers Weekly As a parent, I am always looking for new books for my children. I want them to grow to love the written world while learning lessons that are compatible with our family values. I was very excited when I came across this book...I think this might just be something that Santa drops off this year. -Womanist Musings blog This celebration of community is joyful. --Kirkus Reviews The message is positive, happy and multicultural, and a great read for bedtime. -Daddy Be Good This celebration of community is joyful.

About the Author

Bob Marley (1945-1981) was a Jamaican singer-songwriter and musician. He remains the most widely known performer of reggae music. In 1994, Marley was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, in 1999 Time magazine chose Bob Marley & The Wailers' Exodus as the greatest album of the twentieth century and in 2001, Marley was posthumously awarded the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Cedella Marley
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Publisher

Chronicle Books

Publication date

21st September 2011

ISBN

9781452102245


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