A wonderful story, told in a swinging, conversational tone and bright, swirling illustrations that capture the music of the "King of the Keys." "A royal introduction to the piano prince."SLJ
Common Core Alignment:
RI.4.3. Explain events, procedures, ideas, or concepts in a historical, scientific, or technical text, including what happened and why, based on specific information in the text.
Caldecott Honor Book
Coretta Scott King Honor Book for Illustration
ALA Notable Book
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