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Informational (nonfiction), 1,846 words, Level X (Grade 5), Lexile 1020L
If you've ever felt sad or disappointed that things aren't going your way, then you've experienced the blues. Blues music became a way for people to express these feelings. The Blues: More Than a Feeling is an informational book that traces the history of the blues, beginning with its African roots. Photographs and maps support the text.
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