Chuck's Band (Green Light Readers Level 1) (Paperback)
Chuck and his barnyard friends are having a jam session and beginning readers are invited for a toe-tapping, knee-slapping good time. But what is the matter with Fat Cat Pat? Does she want her own musical instrument too, or is something else making that cat blue? Readers will have fun finding out in this perfectly pitched story! Full of rhyme, repetition, and musical instruments galore.
About the Author
PEGGY PERRY ANDERSON is a former elementary school art teacher who lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She has written and illustrated six early readers about Joe the Frog. They include Let's Clean Up, Joe on the Go, To the Tub, Out to Lunch, Time for Bed, the Babysitter Said, and I Can Help!.
"[T]his pleasing picture book would make a good intro to musical activities for young children." Booklist 02/15/08 Booklist, ALA
"Bright acrylics, a cleverly rollicking text and the introduction of many farm animals and instruments nudge this above average."—Kirkus Kirkus Reviews
"… comical art and rhythmic text will keep the youngest chuckling, while the entertaining rhymes are great for new readers." Horn Book —