visión de conjunto:Críticas Huffington Post Best Picture Books of 2016 ...the brevity of this title along with its notes and resources make it an excellent choice for reading aloud and discussing in American history classes. Just add the music.-Bulletin With the engaging well-illustrated biography Let Your Voice Be Heard: The Life and Times of Pete Seeger author Anita Silvey explains how this unlikely folk-music hero turned singalongs into social change.-The Washington Post * A lively unique contribution to the biography shelves.-Booklist STARRED review Silvey provides well-supported well-rounded context for Seeger's moral stances personal life (including his wife's supportive role as his manager) and enduring claim to folk-song fame...-Publishers Weekly A fine introduction to a musical icon.-Kirkus Through personal interviews as well as primary source materials Silvey creates a flowing biography for the middle school audience.-School Library Journal Reseña del editor Pete Seeger the iconic folk musician and multiple Grammy winner discovered early in life that what he wanted to do was make music. His amazing career as singer songwriter and banjo player spanned seven decades and included both low points (being charged with contempt of Congress) and highlights (receiving the Kennedy Center Honor from President Clinton). An activist and protester Seeger crusaded for the rights of labor the rights of people of color and the First Amendment right to let his voice be heard and launched the successful campaign to clean up the Hudson River. Archival photographs and prints source notes bibliography index. Biografía del autor Anita Silvey has served as editor-in-chief at the Horn Book magazine and worked in children’s trade publishing. She is the editor of Children’s Books and Their Creators and the author of several nonfiction books for young readers including Untamed a biography of Jane Goodall. She lives in Westwood Massachusetts. Visit her website at www.anitasilvey.com.