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Ashay's Children's Book Collections: 2017 African American Collections and Reading List for Baby-3 and K-6 Collections
"Empower Youth with Great Books that Meet Core Curriculum Standards"
The Eight Collections include approximately 450 books. For each grade level, we thoughtfully selected the best books from all genres, and themes that meet Core Curriculum Standards and are Approved by the Accelerator Reader Program. Below are photos of the collections.
Baby-3 Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade 3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
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Ashay's 2017 Latin American Reading List Grades K-6 To Dowload the List /Order Form click here
2pac vs. Biggie: An Illustrated History of Rap's Greatest Battle
Jeff Weiss (A) and Evan McGarvey (A)
Jeff Weiss (A) and Evan McGarvey (A)
List Price: $24.99 (Paperback - HIP HOP / RAP - 2013)
Description: Hip Hop icons and rap innovators, the Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur continue to influence, define, and change the genre years after their deaths. Despite the controversies surrounding the murders of Tupac and Biggie, ultimately itäó»s their art that remains their biggest legacy. The music of Biggie Smalls and 2Pac has inspired the likes of Jay-Z, Kanye, Eminem, Dr. Dre, Lil Wayne, Rick Ross and more. The legacies of Tupac Shakur and Christopher Wallace a.k.a. The Notorious B.I.G. live on.
So does their rivalry, one of the greatest in music history. In 2pac vs. Biggie, hip hop experts Jeff Weiss and Evan McGarvey take an entirely new approach to investigation of that rivalry. Rather than focus on the countless conspiracy theories, they study the artist as artists, dissecting the lyrics of their hits (California Love? All Eyez on Me, Changes? for 2pac, Mo Money Mo Problems, Hypnotize, Big Poppa for Biggie) and lesser-known works, performance and rhythmic styles, aesthetic appearances and what those meant, rises to power, and of course, their lives after death. The feud between 2pac and Biggie is broken down and looked at from all new angles, bringing to light little-known and surprising sides to each rapper's persona and inner world.
Illustrated throughout with photographs, memorabilia, and artwork inspired by Tupac and Biggie, and with insert pages dissecting topics such as each artists presence in movies, critical reception, and literary influences, this book is a must-have for all rap and hip hop fans. (192) Young Adult
Ashay says, "Tupac and Biggie Smalls were both great Rap artists and they originally were friends. Their art continues to define Hip Hop today. This books provides a close look at their similarities and differences in style and content. If you are a fan of Hip Hop history, you will love this book. Good choice for Teen Young Adults, add it to your classroom and library today."
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.6 x 9 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.2 pounds