I Wonder Why Mice are Musical : And Other Questions About Music
This is a highly popular and long-running series that explores the questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way. "I Wonder Why Mice Are Musical" answers over 40 questions about every aspect of music - singing, dancing, composing, musical instruments from around the world, and even musical animals such as frogs, grasshopper mice and humpback whales.
- Paperback | 32 pages
- 178 x 217mm
- 02 Apr 2007
- Pan MacMillan
- Kingfisher Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- full-colour artwork illustrations
"Provides young children with an excellent starting point for exploring their universe." Child Education "Designed to capture the imagination." School Librarian"
Table of contents
6 How do marching bands keep time?; 8 Where can you play an oil drum?; 11 What roars like a bull?; 13 How do you learn the sitar?; 14 Why do flutes have holes?; 16 Who sits where in an orchestra?; 18 Which 5-year-old composed music?; 19 Which composer was deaf?; 23 What's the dance of the spider?; 24 Whose singing wrecked ships?; 26 Why are mice musical?; 28 Which harp fits inside your mouth?; 31 Where do people mix music?; 32 Index.