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Nadine Cohodas
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Nadine Cohodas is the author of several books, most recently Queen: The Life and Music of Dinah Washington, which received an award for Excellence in Research in Recorded Jazz Music from the Association for Recorded Sound Collections. She lives in Washington, D.C.

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Princess Noire
The Tumultuous Reign of Nina Simone
Written by Nadine Cohodas


Format: Hardcover, 464 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: February 2, 2010
Price: $30.00

From the author of the acclaimed Dinah Washington biography Queen comes this complete account of the triumphs and difficulties of the brilliant and high-tempered Nina Simone. Her distinctive voice and music occupy a singular place in the canon of American song.

Tapping into newly unearthed material—including stories of family and career—Nadine... Read more >

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Queen
The Life and Music of Dinah Washington
Written by Nadine Cohodas


Format: Hardcover, 576 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: August 24, 2004
Price: $28.50

Queen is the landmark biography of the brief, intensely lived life and soulful music of the great Dinah Washington.

A gospel star at fifteen, she was discovered by jazz great Lionel Hampton at eighteen, and for the rest of her life was on the road, playing clubs, or singing in the studio—making... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Queen
The Life and Music of Dinah Washington
Written by Nadine Cohodas


Format: eBook, 576 pages
Publisher: Pantheon
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $15.99

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