Song and Dance Man (Paperback)

Author: Ackerman, Karen

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Product Overview

Presenting the 1988 Caldecott Medal winner in a long-awaited quality paperback edition. Bridging the generations, this picture book shows the warm relationship between three children and their grandpa, a former vaudeville song and dance man who proves he hasn't lost his touch. Gammell's vibrant, whimsical pictures dance across the page in full color.


Publisher Turtleback Books
Mfg Part# 9780833585752
SKU 30841412
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0833585754
Release Date 2/14/2011
Dimensions (in Inches) 10.75H x 8.75L x 0.5T
From the Publisher
Annotation Three children visit with their grandfather, who was once a famous vaudeville performer. As grandpa describes his life on the stage, the children dress in his old costumes and try out some dance steps. Finally, the grandfather treats the children to an entire performance of his old act. Illustrated with color pencil drawings. Winner of the 1989 Caldecott Medal.
First Line Grandpa was a song and dance man who once danced on the vaudeville stage.
Editors Note Grandpa entertains his three grandchildren with a magic trick, a song, and a tap dance, while he relives his days in vaudeville.
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 05
Number of Pages 0030
Publisher Turtleback Books
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