I See the Rhythm

Written by Toyomi Igus. Illustrated by Michele Wood. Published by Children's Book Press.


Powerful poems and paintings and a running timeline work together in this syncopated history of African American music, which introduces slave songs, jazz, soul, and rap.




Awards Won

Title Year
notable.jpg Notable Children's Books
Each year the Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) identifies the best of the best of children's books on the Notable Children's Books list.
1999 - Selection(s)